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Bushman, Richard. From Puritan to Yankee: Character and the Social Order in Connecticut, 1690-1765. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1980.
Grant, Charles. Democracy in the Connecticut Frontier Town of Kent. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 1972.
Lockridge, Kenneth. A New England Town: The First Hundred Years. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 1970.
Morison, Samuel Eliot. The Intellectual Life of Colonial New England. 2nd ed. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1956.
Phelps, Charles Shepherd. Rural life in Litchfield County. University of California Libraries, 1917.
Sedgwick, Charles Frederick. General history of the Town of Sharon, Litchfield, County Connecticut. Library of Congress, 1898.
Thomson, Betty. The Changing Face of New England. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), 1977.