Looking south down Main Street in Hartford

Use the tab at the center of the image to slide back and forth between the historic image at left and the current image at right. For more about Hartford's lost buildings, read: Revisiting Dowtown Hartford's Lost Architectural Treasures.

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Left: Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library; Right: Stephen Dunn | Hartford Courant

CAPTION: Main Street in Hartford, looking south, in the 1860s and 2013. Christ Church Cathedral on the right hasn't changed much, but much of the rest of the Hartford skyline is vastly different.