The life and legacy of Noah Webster

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WEST HARTFORD--His lineage dates back to the founding of Hartford, but it was his contributions to American education and culture that cemented his name in the history books.

On this week's Hidden History, photojournalist Mike Townsend teaches usĀ about the life of the father of American scholarship and education: Noah Webster.

To learn more about Noah Webster and for information on how to visit his house, which is now a museum, click here.