"City of Hartford" left Hartford on August 25, 1862 carrying 6 companies of the 14th Connecticut into Civil War history. This painting depicts her arriving in Essex during a different voyage.
Photo courtesy of Dean Nelson - Connecticut State Archive
Audio and lyrics used with the permission of the composer, Tom Callinan
If your organization would be interested in scheduling a future event with Company F, 14th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry
Tom Callinan - Connecticut's 1st Official State Troubadour • The original song "Connecticut's Fighting Fourteenth" is included on Tom's CD "Forlorn Soldier", available for purchase from Crackerbarrel Entertainments • www.crackerbarrelents.com/Callinan/bio.htm