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The Early American license plate used on CT cars today features a Pope Automobile.
I also have other photos pertaining to this subject; a porcelain license plate, photos of Fred A Law, Popes design room foreman, photo of Fed and his daughter on Columbia bikes, and newspaper articles from the Hartford Times.1883, Hartford Submitted by Richard De Luca, Cheshire, CT The bicycle was manufactured by the Pope Company of Hartford, and Twain wrote comically about his experience trying to ride it ('How To Tame a Bicycle.') The bicycle craze, championed by Pope, led to the formation of the Connecticut Highway Department, and the state's first modern roads.
The longest was that of the first governor, Jonathan Trumbull, who served over 14 years, but 7 of those as colonial governor; the longest-serving state governor — with no other position included in the term — was his son, Jonathan Trumbull, Jr., who served over 11 years. The current governor is Dan Malloy, who took office on January 5, 2011.He is an ex-officio member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Connecticut and Yale University.