SOTS: Historical Societies

Historical Societies

HISTORICAL SOCIETIES
 

THE ACORN CLUB. See Hamden, The Acorn Club.

AMITY AND WOODBRIDGE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. See Woodbridge, Amity and Woodbridge Historical Society, Inc.

ANDOVER HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 3 Hebron Rd., 06232. Pres., Scott Yeomans; Vice Pres., Ed Shapiro; Treas., Irv Stanley. Website: andoverconnecticut.homestead.com. E-mail: syeom98658@aol.com.

ANTIQUARIAN AND LANDMARKS SOCIETY, INC., d.b.a. CONNECTICUT LANDMARKS. See Hartford, Antiquarian and Landmarks Society, Inc.

(ANSONIA) KOSCIUSZKO HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF ANSONIA. Pres., vacancy; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Helen Ptak; Treas., Alma Roginel; Curator, Albert Kwaskiewicz. Website: www.derbyhistorical.org/kosciuszko.html.

THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT, INC. See Norwalk, The Archaeological Society of Connecticut, Inc.

THE ASHFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Pres., Joan E. Bowley, 630 Westford Rd., 06278; Vice Pres., Gail Zaicek; Secy., Kay Warren; Treas., Barbara B. Metsack. Website: www.ashfordtownhall.org. E-mail: joanie54@charter.net.

AVON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 448, 06001-0448. Pres., Terri Wilson; Vice Pres., Pam Fahey; Secy., Helaine Bertsch; Treas., Sat Mayall. Website: www.avonhistoricalsociety.org.

BANTAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 436, 06750-0436. Pres., Richard Sheldon.

BARKHAMSTED HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 100 East River Rd., P.O. Box 94, Pleasant Valley 06063-0094. Pres., Noreen Watson; Vice Pres., Paul Hart; Secy., Kristina Napolitano; Treas., Edward Bachman. Website: www.barkhamstedhistory.org. E-mail: bhs@barkhamstedhistory.org.

BEACON FALLS HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 171, 06403. Pres., Ben Catanzaro; Vice Pres., Michael Krenesky; Secy., Gerry Vesterman; Treas., Susan Gerchy. Website: www.bfhistorical.org. E-mail: bfhs@bfhistorical.org.

BERLIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 305 Main St., Kensington 06037. Mailing address: P.O. Box 8192, Kensington 06037. Tel., (860) 828-5114. Pres., Kate Kearns; Vice Pres., Nancy Moran; Secy., Lorraine Stub, 2270 Chamberlain Hwy., Kensington 06037; Treas., William Rudge. Website: www.berlincthistorical.org.

BETHEL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 1776, 06801. Pres., Patricia Rist; 1st Vice Pres., Lillian H. Emmons; 2nd Vice Pres., Mary Ferri; Secy., Kitty Grant, 23 Quaker Ridge Rd., 06801; Treas., Jeffrey Pagelson. Website: www.bethelhistoricalsociety.com

(BETHLEHEM) OLD BETHLEM HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 132, 06751-0132. Pres., Carol A. Brown; Vice Pres., Joseph Shupenis; Secy., Barbara Shupenis; Treas., Vincent Bove. Website: www.ci.bethlehem.ct.us/OBHSI/old.htm. E-mail: abuelacab@hotmail.com.

(BLOOMFIELD) WINTONBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 153 School St., P.O. Box 7454, 06002-7454. Tel., (860) 243-1531. Pres., Richard N. Pierce; Vice Pres., Douglas Barnard; Secy., Ronald Marchetti; Treas., Judy Dahlgren-Dechand. Website: www.bloomfieldcthistory.org. E-mail: wintonbursociety@att.net.

BOLTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., John Toomey, Town Historian, Hans DePold, 861 Hop River Rd., 06043-7614. Website: www.boltoncthistory.org/archives.html.

BRANFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 124 Main St., P.O. Box 504, 06405-0504. Tel., (203) 488-4828. Website: www.branfordhistory.org. Email: branfordhistory@gmail.com

BRIDGEPORT COMMUNITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Meetings are held at North Branch Library, 3455 Madison Ave., 06606. Mailing address: P.O. Box 1956, 06601-1956. Pres., Audrey Blair; Vice Pres., Jay Misencik; Secy., Ann Martin; Treas., John Lisy.

BRIDGEWATER HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., Audrey Wilkicki; Vice Pres., Eileen M. Buchheit; Secy./Treas., Robert Borden, 18 Beckett Ln., 06752. Tel., (860) 354-7827.

BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 98 Summer St., 06010. Mailing address: P.O. Box 1393, 06011-1393. Tel., (860) 583-5309. Pres., Tom Dickau; Vice Pres., Mike Saman; Cor. Secy., Eleanor O'Rourke; Treas., Bernard O'Keefe; Historian, Eleanor Wilson. Website: www.bristolhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: president@bristolhistoricalsociety.org.

BROOKFIELD MUSEUM & HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 165 Whisconier Rd., P.O. Box 5231, 06804. Tel., (203) 740-8140. Pres., Bob Brown; Vice Pres., John Furlong; Secy., Don Winkley; Treas., Charles Allen. Website: www.brookfieldcthistory.org. E-mail: brookfieldhistsoc@snet.net.

BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 90, 06234-0090. Pres., Mary Beth Leonard; Vice Pres., Arlene Baril; Secy., Diane Wimmer; Treas., Ann Barry; Asst. Treas., Trent Repko; Curator, Elaine R. Knowlton. Website: www.brooklynct.org/anm/templates/?a=23&z=73.

BURLINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 1215, 06013-0215. Pres., Carl Salsedo; Vice Pres., Beth Salsedo; Secy., Judy Ainley; Treas., Michelle Sargis. Website: www.burlington-history.org.

(CANAAN) CONNECTICUT RAILROAD HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION, INC. P.O. Box 255, 06018-0255. Pres., Douglas E. Humes, Jr.; Vice Pres./Dir., Robyn S. Walsh; Secy., Pauline Moore; Treas., Edward H. Scott. Website: www.canaanunionstation.com.

(CANAAN) FALLS VILLAGE-CANAAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 206, Falls Village 06031-0206. Pres., Charles Lemmen; Vice Pres., Crystalle Carlson, Jeremy Dakin; Cor. Secy., Lillian Lovett; Rec. Secy., Cheryl Aeschliman, 283 Rte. 63, Falls Village 06031; Treas., Judy Jacobs; Archivist/Curator, Elizabeth Clark; Asst. Curator, Mary Margaret Cortesi; South Canaan Meeting House Curator, Ian McCunn. Website: http://www.fallsvillage-canaanhistoricalsociety.org/. E-mail: djacobs18@comcast.net, fvchs8226@gmail.com.

(CANTERBURY) FINNISH AMERICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT. P.O. Box 252, 06331-0252. Pres., Stan Karro; Vice Pres., Beverly Johnson; Cor. Secy., Mary Ellen Harmon; Rec. Secy., Anita Smiley; Membership Secy., Steven Bosquet; Treas., Jobina Miller; Trustees, Pauline Andstrom, Robert Harmon, Matti Huhuta, Rita Kelley, Ilma Tikkanen. Website: www.fahs-ct.org. E-mail: info@fahs-ct.org.

CANTERBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 2, Canterbury 06331. Pres., Linda Orlomoski, Vice Pres., Bob Noiseux; Cor. Secy., Amy Orlomoski; Rec. Secy., Elizabeth Bartoshevich; Treas., William Kivic; Curator, Sarah Noiseux; Program Chm., Ellen Wilson; Members-at-Large, Gene Brustolon, Lynne Pitman. Website: www.canterburyhistorical.org. E-mail: info@canterburyhistorical.org. Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanterburyHistoricalSociety.CT.

CANTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 11 Front St., Collinsville 06019. Pres., Donald Scott; Vice Pres./Librarian, Katherine Jenkins; Secy., Patricia Barrios; Treas., Lorinda Pane; Curator, Kathleen R. Woolam. Website: www.cantonmuseum.org. E-mail: cantonmuseum@gmail.com.

CHATHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See East Hampton, Chatham Historical Society.

THE CHESHIRE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 281, 06410-0281. Pres., Diane Calabro; Vice Pres., Art Sides; Rec. Secy., Jaime McCormick; Membership Secy., Brad Zambruski; Treas., Edwin Kania; Curators, Mary Ellen Kania, Warren Van Almkerk; Asst. Curator, Kathleen Connolly. Website: www.cheshirehistory.org.

CHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 204, 06412-0204. Pres., Skip Hubbard; Secy., Pam Graham; Treas., Jill Jones; Website: www.chesterhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: info@chesterhistoricalsociety.com.

COLCHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 13, 06415-0013. Tel., (860) 537-3588. Co-Pres., Angela George, Gigi Liverant; Vice Pres., Don Standish; Secy., Mary Tomasi; Treas., Steve Kane. E-mail: mail@colchesterhistory.org.

(COLCHESTER) SHELDON'S HORSE, THE SECOND CONTINENTAL LIGHT DRAGOONS. 192 Prospect Hill Rd., 06415. Tel., (860) 537-1761. Pres./Treas./Cmdr., Salvatore F. Tarantino; Adjutant, Eric Chandler; Vice Pres., Peter Travers; Secy., Elizabeth Henderson. Website: www.dragoons.info. E-mail: sh2ldhq@erols.com.

COLEBROOK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 85, 06021-0085. Bd. of Dirs. Chm., Julie Andresen; Pres., Jan Rathbun; Vice Pres., Kimberly Crocker; Cor. Secy., Robin Tillotson; Rec. Secy., Judy Kochey; Treas., Michael Hurd; Curator, Geraldine Kassel; Asst. Curator, Robert Grigg; Genealogist, Michael Hurd. Website: www.colebrookhistoricalsociety.org.

COLUMBIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 551, Columbia 06237. Pres., Claude Garritt, Jr.; Vice Pres., Andrea Stannard; Secy., Judy Ortiz; Treas., Ingrid Wood. Historian (town of Columbia), Anita Ramm. 

CONNECTICUT AERONAUTICAL HISTORICAL ASSOC., INC. See Windsor Locks, Connecticut Aeronautical Assoc., Inc. (New England Air Museum).

CONNECTICUT ANCESTRY SOCIETY, INC. See Stamford, Connecticut Ancestry Society, Inc.

THE CONNECTICUT ELECTRIC RAILWAY ASSOC., INC. See East Windsor, The Connecticut Electric Railway Assoc., Inc.

THE CONNECTICUT FIREMEN'S HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. See Manchester, The Connecticut Firemen's Historical Society, Inc.

CONNECTICUT IRISH AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See New Haven, Connecticut Irish American Historical Society.

THE CONNECTICUT LEAGUE OF HISTORICAL SOCIETIES, INC. See Middletown, The Connecticut League of Historical Societies, Inc.

CONNECTICUT RAILROAD HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION, INC. See Canaan, Connecticut Railroad Historical Assoc., Inc.

CONNECTICUT SOCIETY OF GENEALOGISTS, INC. See East Hartford, Connecticut Society of Genealogists, Inc.

CORNWALL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 7 Pine St., P.O. Box 115, 06753-0115. Pres., Barbara Gold; Vice Pres., Jeffery Jacobson; Secy., Roxana Laughlin; Treas., John Green. Website: www.cornwallhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: CornHistSoc@optonline.net.

COVENTRY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 534, 06238-0534. Tel., (860) 742-9025. Pres., James Murphy; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., vacancy; Treas., Milton Natusch. Website: www.ctcoventryhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: info@ctcoventryhistoricalsociety.org.

CROMWELL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., Richard F. Donohue; Vice Pres., Cynthia Delaney; Cor. Secy., Lois Donohue, P.O. Box 146, Cromwell 06416; Rec. Secy., Gerald Seagrave; Treas., William Konopka. Website: www.cromwellhistory.org. E-mail: cromwellhistory@aol.com.

DANBURY MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY AUTHORITY. 43 Main St., 06810. Pres., Robert Young; Secy., Natalie Weise; Treas., Anne Harrigan; Exec. Dir., Brigid Guertin. Website: www.danburymuseum.org. E-mail: info@danburymuseum.org.

DARIEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 45 Old Kings Hwy., North, 06820. Pres. Jon Zagrodzky; Exec. Dir., John Gault. Website: www.darienhistorical.org. E-mail: jgault@darienhistorical.org.

THE DEEP RIVER HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Stone House, 245 Main St., 06417, P.O. Box 151, 06417-0151. Pres., Jeffrey D. Hostetler; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., vacancy; Treas., Cindi Stannard; Historian/Curator, vacancy. Website: www.deepriverhistoricalsociety.org.

DERBY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 331, 06418-0331. Pres. Atty. Timothy Dillon, Seymour; Vice Pres., Janis Yakimovich, Derby; Rec. Secy., Barbara Jean Garofolo, Derby; Treas., Felicia Monaco, Derby; Exec. Dir., Paula Norton, Beacon Falls. Website: www.derbyhistorical.org.

THE DOROTHY WHITFIELD HISTORIC SOCIETY, INC. See Guilford, The Dorothy Whitfield Historic Society, Inc.

DURHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 345, 06422-0345. Pres., Sarah Atwell; Vice Pres., John Miller; Secy., Margaret Atwell; Treas., Francis Korn. Website: www.durhamhistoricalsociety.net.

EAST GRANBY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 188, 06026-0188. Pres., Nancy Moody; Vice Pres., J. Ward Mathis; Secy., Grace A. Kingsbury; Treas., Franklyn Kilby. Website: www.eastgranby.com/historicalsociety.

THE EAST HADDAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 264 Town St., P.O. Box 27, 06423-0027. Tel., (860) 873-3944. Pres., Mary Ellen Klinck; Vice Pres., Irv Chumra; Cor. Secy., Ron Brennan; Treas., Joel Ide; Exec. Dir. Emeritus, Robert Cumming; Museum Staffing Dir., George Drenga. Open 10:00 A.M-4:00 P.M., Fri.-Sun., Memorial Day-Columbus Day, Admission: $5.00 at door. Children under 12 and East Haddam Historical Society members free. Facebook: East Haddam Historical Society Museum. Website: www.easthaddamhistory.org. E-mail: museum@easthaddamhistory.org.

(EAST HAMPTON) CHATHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 6 Bevin Blvd., 06424. Pres., Sandra Doran; Vice Pres., Miriam Scranton; Secy., Shirley Brooks; Treas., Michael Doran, 60 Colchester Ave., 06424. One room schoolhouse (1840) and museum open to public 2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. on the first Sun. of each month. Website: www.chathamhistoricalsocietyct.org.
 
(EAST HARTFORD) CONNECTICUT SOCIETY OF GENEALOGISTS, INC. 175 Maple St., 06118. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 435, Glastonbury 06033-0435. Pres., Richard G. Tomlinson; Vice Pres., Gail B. Richmond; Secy., Noreen Manzella; Treas., Margaret "Peg" Limbacher; Asst. Treas., Diane LeMay; Office Mgr., Stephanie Hyland. Website: www.csginc.org. E-mail: csginc@csginc.org.
 
(EAST HARTFORD) THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF EAST HARTFORD, INC. Pres., Craig Johnson, P.O. Box 380166, 06138. Vice Pres., Bette Daraskevich; Rec. Secy., Eileen Driscoll; Treas., Roy Spiller; Antiquarian/Historian, Jeff Cummings. Website: www.hseh.org.
 
THE EAST HAVEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 200 Tyler St., P.O. Box 120052, 06512-0052. Tel., (203) 467-1766. Pres., Michael Riolino; Vice Pres., Palma Ruggiero; Secy., Susan Wood; Treas., Barbara Esposito; Membership, Rose Bruno, Barbara DuPuy.
 
(EAST WINDSOR) THE CONNECTICUT ELECTRIC RAILWAY ASSOC., INC. 58 North Rd., P.O. Box 360, 06088-0360. Chm., Frederick J. Stroiney; Vice Chm., James Miller; Pres./CEO, Galen B. Semprebon; Vice Pres., Timothy P. Lesniak; Treas./Acting Corp. Secy., Stephen Taylor; Office Mgr., Carol Zenczak. Website: www.ct-trolley.org.
 
EAST WINDSOR HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Pres., Michael Hunt; Vice Pres., Brian Hunt; Secy., Jessica Bottomley; Treas., Larry Tribble. E-mail: eastwindsorhistory@cox.net.

(EASTON) HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF EASTON, INC. P.O. Box 121, 06612-0121. Pres., Lisa Burghardt; Vice Pres., David Katz; Secy., Frank Pagliaro; Treas., Joan Kirk. Website: http://historicalsocietyofeastonct.org/. E-mail: hseastonct@gmail.com.

ELLINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 73, 06029-0073. Pres., Timothy Fahy; Vice Pres., Hilary Brady; Cor. Secy., vacancy; Rec. Secy., Santina Fiore; Treas., Mary L. Temple. Website: www.ellingtonhistsoc.org.

THE ENFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 1294 Enfield St., P.O. Box 586, 06083-0586. Pres., Karl O'Konis; Vice Pres., Anthony S. Secondo; Cor. Secy., Joanne Wilson; Rec. Secy., Michael Miller; Treas., Paul D. Batchelder. Website: www.enfieldhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: questions@enfieldhistoricalsociety.org.

THE ESSEX HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 123, 06426-0123. Pres., Sharon Clark; Vice Pres., Susan Malan; Rec. Secy., Virginia Bliss; Treas., Stephen Brinkmann. Website: www.essexhistory.org.

ETHNIC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES CENTER OF NEW HAVEN. See New Haven, Ethnic Historical Archives Center of New Haven.

FAIRFIELD MUSEUM AND HISTORY CENTER. 370 Beach Rd., 06824-6639. Pres., Thomas J. Walsh, Jr.; Secy., Gaier Palmisano; Treas., William J. Vogel; Exec. Dir., Michael Jehle; Curator, Casey Lewis; Dir. of External Affairs, Mercedes Erickson; Library Dir., Elizabeth Rose. Website: www.fairfieldhistory.org. E-mail: info@fairfieldhs.org.

FALLS VILLAGE-CANAAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See Canaan, Falls Village-Canaan Historical Society.

FARMINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 1645, 06034-1645. Pres., Joanne Lawson; Vice Pres., Judy Cowell; Secy., Ann Newbury; Treas., Edward Leary. Website: www.farmingtonhistoricalsociety-ct.org. E-mail: jlawson@farmingtonhistoricalsociety-ct.org.

FINNISH AMERICAN HERITAGE SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT. See Canterbury, Finnish American Heritage Society of Connecticut.

FRANKLIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 73, North Franklin 06254-0073. Pres., Irene Morgan; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy. vacancy; Treas., Carol Lou Ballaro; Town Historian, Timothy Ayer. E-mail: imorgan07@comcast.net.

FRENCH-CANADIAN GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT, INC. See Tolland, French-Canadian Genealogical Society of Connecticut, Inc.

GAYLORDSVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 25, 06755-0025. Pres., Richard Kosier; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Barbara D. Thorland; Treas., Celeste Bellemare. Website: www.gaylordsville.org.

(GLASTONBURY) HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF GLASTONBURY, INC. P.O. Box 46, 06033-0046. Pres., Jane Fox; Vice Pres., Brian Chiffer; Secy., Debora Duch; Treas., David Motycka; Exec. Dir., James F. Bennett; Dirs., Mike Berdan, Craig Garneau, Judy Harper, Robert Shipman. Website: www.hsgct.org. E-mail: hsglastonbury@sbcglobal.net.

GOSHEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 21 Old Middle St., P.O. Box 457, 06756-0457. Pres./Curator, Henrietta C. Horvay; Vice Pres., Marcia Barker; Secy., Barbara L. Breor; Treas., Cynthia Harmon. Website: www.goshenhistoricalct.org.

(GRANBY) SALMON BROOK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., William Ross; Vice Pres., Ken Kuhl; Secy., Jim Finnance; Treas., Roger Hayes; Archivist/Acting Curator, Carol Laun. Website: www.salmonbrookhistorical.org.

THE GREENWICH HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Bush-Holley Historic Site, 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob 06807. Chm., Davidde Strackbein; Vice Chm./Treas., Bruce D. Dixon; Secy., David Brownwood; Cor. Secy., Isabel Malkin; Exec. Dir., Debra L. Mecky. Website: www.greenwichhistory.org.

(GROTON) NOANK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 17 Sylvan St., P.O. Box 9454, Noank 06340-9454. Pres., Deborah Bates; Vice Pres., Tim Pratt; Cor. Secy., Chris Lane; Rec. Secy., Shirley McFadden; Membership Secy., Janet Schloss; Treas., Stephen A. Anderson; Curator, Mary C. Anderson.

(GUILFORD) THE DOROTHY WHITFIELD HISTORIC SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 229, 06437-0229. Pres., Grace Zimmer; Secy., Linda Reich; Treas., Mairi Graham Bryan; Curators, Pamela M. Besse, Sandra Flatow. Website: www.HylandHouse.com. E-mail: info@hylandhouse.com.

GUILFORD KEEPING SOCIETY. Thomas Griswold House and Medad Stone Tavern, P.O. Box 363, 06437-0363. Pres., Winnie Seibert; Vice Pres., Cyrus Miller; Treas., Robert Hartmann, Jr. Website: guilfordkeepingsociety.com.

THE HADDAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 97, 06438-0097. Pres., Terry Smith; Vice Pres., Kathleen Sullivan; Secy., David Neal; Treas., Joanne Nesti; Exec. Dir., Elizabeth Hart Malloy. Website: www.haddamhistory.org. E-mail: director@haddamhistory.org.

(HAMDEN) THE ACORN CLUB.  940 Whitney Ave., 06517-4002. Pres., George H. Willauer; Secy., Richard Malley; Treas., Helen Higgins; Editor, J. Ronald Spencer. 

HAMDEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 185512, 06518-5512. Pres., Benjamin A. Gorman; Vice Pres./Municipal Historian, Kenneth Minkema; Rec. Secy., Barbara Hogan; Treas., Joseph J. Pepe. Website: www.hamdenlibrary.org/historicalsociety.

HAMPTON ANTIQUARIAN AND HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 12, 06247-0012. Pres., Susan Hochstetter; Vice Pres., Dave Goodrich; Cor. Secy., Angelika Hansen; Rec. Secy., Robert Burgoyne; Treas., June Miller. 

(HARTFORD) ANTIQUARIAN AND LANDMARKS SOCIETY, INC., d.b.a. CONNECTICUT LANDMARKS. 255 Main St., 4th Flr., 06106. Pres., Rick Copeland; Vice Pres., Dial Parrott, W. Schuyler Post; Secy., Elizabeth Normen; Exec. Dir., Sheryl N. Hack. Website: www.ctlandmarks.org. E-mail: info@ctlandmarks.org.

(HARTFORD) CONNECTICUT HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM AND LIBRARY. 1 Elizabeth St., 06105. Tel., (860) 236-5621. From programs for adults and kids to award-winning exhibits to a nationally significant research collection, the Connecticut Historical Society provides countless opportunities to actively explore Connecticut's diverse history. The permanent exhibit Making Connecticut displays over 500 historic objects, documents, and images spanning more than 400 years of our state's history and traces themes like immigration, social change, fashion, transportation, recreation, home life, and Connecticut at war. Hands-on activities throughout help kids of all ages connect to the big ideas. The CHS also features a permanent display of the nation's largest collection of early American inn and tavern signs and additional changing exhibits. The store offers Connecticut-made gifts, books, souvenirs, and refreshments. Museum gallery hours: Noon-5:00 P.M., Tues.-Fri.; 9:00 A.M-5:00 P.M., Sat. Research center hours: Noon-5:00 P.M., Thurs.; 9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M., Fri. and Sat. Closed major holidays. Group tours available for students and adults by reservation. Ample free parking. Check the website for directions, current exhibits, program listings, admission fees, and more information about the research center. Website: www.chs.org.

(HARTFORD) CONNECTICUT OLD STATE HOUSE. 800 Main St., 06103. Tel., (860) 522-6766; FAX, (860) 522-2812. Website: www.ctoldstatehouse.org. E-mail: ctoldstatehouse@cga.ct.gov. Facebook: www.facebook.com/CTOldStateHouse. Twitter: www.twitter.com/CTOldStateHouse. Operated by the Connecticut General Assembly. Begin your visit to Hartford with a guided or self-guided tour of this 1796 National Historic Landmark, one of the nation's oldest state houses. Visitors can explore the Old State House's exhibit, Want Change?, which features historic figures from Connecticut's past demonstrating different ways to be engaged citizens in Connecticut even in today's society, ranging from law, journalism, and government to politics or even the small everyday actions that impact your neighborhood or community. Hands-on and family-friendly activities can be found in the Holcombe Center. Explore the exciting 6,800-sq. ft. multimedia exhibit, History Is All Around Us, in the Mortensen Gallery, which tells the story of Hartford and the importance of history in our lives. Also, check out oddities in our always-popular Museum of Curiosities, located on the second floor near the historically restored legislative chambers. The Old State House is open 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M., Tues.-Sat., Independence Day-Columbus Day weekend; 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M., Mon.-Fri., following Columbus Day weekend-July 3. Admission (unless otherwise noted): $6.00 adults; $3.00 seniors, students, and youths (6-17); children under 6, free. Other discounts available. Open year round; closed major holidays. Group tours available by reservation. The building is air conditioned/heated and handicapped accessible. Enjoy discounted parking at the Constitution Plaza Garage, south entrance and State House Square Garage. Dir. of Education and Community Programming, Sally Whipple.

HARTLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 221, East Hartland 06027-0221. Pres./Curator, Joanne Groth; Secy., Mandy Nurge; Treas., Bud Groth; Librarian, Grace Jones. E-mail: hartlandhistoricalsociety@gmail.com.

HARWINTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 84, 06791-0084. Pres., Ellie Woike; Vice Pres., Nancy Schnyer; Secy., Loda Sheehan; Treas., Harry Schuh; Bd. of Dirs., Luella Bartes, James Curtis, Candace Jones-Pacholski, Carol Kearns, Elaine Sederquist; Immediate Past Pres., Richard Pacholski; Auditor, Marilyn Mitchell; Building Supvr., Dennis Andrews; Legal Counsel, Patrick Wall; Historian, Roger Plaskett; Co-Curators, Bonnie Andrews, Beverly Mosher. E-mail: harwhistsoc@gmail.com.

HEBRON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 43, 06248-0043. Pres. Mary-Ellen Gonci; Vice Pres., Jean Cyr; Secy., Susan Heise; Treas., Robert Gonci; Historian, Mary Ann Foote. Website: www.hebronhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: mafoote@fairpoint.net.

INDIAN AND COLONIAL RESEARCH CENTER, INC. See Stonington, Indian and Colonial Research Center, Inc.

ITALIAN AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT. See New Haven, Italian American Historical Society of Connecticut.

JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT. See Middletown, Jewish Genealogical Society of Connecticut.

KILLINGLY HISTORICAL AND GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. 196 Main St., P.O. Box 6000, Danielson 06239-6000. Tel., (860) 779-7250. Biographical and Genealogical Library, est. 1972. Pres., Lynn Laberge; Vice Pres., Clifford Soucy; Secy., Merrilee Buckley; Treas., Jacqueline Igliozzi; Exec. Dir., Marilyn Labbe. Website: www.killinglyhistory.org. E-mail: marilynlabbe@gmail.com.

KILLINGWORTH HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., Regina Regolo; 1st Vice Pres./Treas., Debra Dekkers; Rec. Secy., Katrin Walton; Membership Chm., Carolann Annino, 294 Rte., 148, 06419. E-mail: lann29@comcast.net.

KOSCIUSZKO HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF ANSONIA. See Ansonia, Kosciuszko Historical Society of Ansonia. 

LEBANON HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM AND VISITORS' CENTER. 856 Trumbull Hwy., Rte. 87, 06249; Mailing Address: P.O. Box 151, 06249-0151. Owned and operated by the Lebanon Historical Society, Inc. Explore Lebanon's rich and diverse history at this modern museum located on the historic Lebanon Green. The museum facility includes an interactive exhibition on Lebanon in the Revolution as well as rotating exhibitions, library/genealogical research center, and visitor services. Public programs are offered on a regular basis. Open Noon-4:00 P.M., Wed.-Sat., year round. The genealogical research center is open Noon-4:00 P.M., Wed.-Fri., and most Sat. Appointments appreciated. For information, contact the LHS Museum, Tel., (860) 642-6579. Dir., Donna Baron. Website: www.historyoflebanon.org. E-mail: museum@historyoflebanon.org.

LEDYARD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., Kit Foster, 1102 Long Cove Rd., Gales Ferry 06335; Vice Pres., Vin Godino; Secy., Lee Moore; Treas., Neal Ganz; Curator, Bill Fossum. Website: www.ledyardhistory.org.

LISBON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Pres., Paula Adams, 60 Kinsman Hill Rd., 06351; Vice Pres., Marcia Shafer; Rec. Secy., Kim Sperry; Treas., Kenneth Mahler. Website: www.99main.com/~chill/index. E-mail: padams60@sbcglobal.net.

LITCHFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 7 South St., 06759; Mailing Address: P.O. Box 385, 06759-0385. Tel., (860) 567-4501. The Litchfield History Museum and Tapping Reeve House and Law School are open 11:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M., Tues.-Sat.; 1:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M., Sun., mid-Apr.-Nov. The Ingraham Memorial Research Library is open 10:00 A.M.-Noon and 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M., Tues.-Fri., year round. Educator, Kate Baldwin Meador; Curator, Jessica Jenkins; Archivist, Linda Hocking; Exec. Dir., Catherine Keene Fields. Website: www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: cfields@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org.

MADISON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Allis-Bushnell House, 853 Post Rd., P.O. Box 17, 06443-0017. Tel., (203) 245-4567. Office Location: 14 Meeting House Ln., 06443. Pres., Rick Camp; Dir., Pamela Allen. Hours: 9:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M., Wed-Fri.; Allis-Bushnell House, by appointment. 

(MANCHESTER) THE CONNECTICUT FIREMEN'S HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 230 Pine St., 06040-5829. Pres., Wayne Crossman; Vice Pres., Justin Ford; Cor. Secy., Laurette Luzusky; Rec. Secy., Lucy Crossman; Treas., William McInerney. Website: www.thefiremuseum.org. E-mail: firefighterlucy@att.net.

MANCHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 175 Pine St., 06040. Tel., (860) 647-9983. Pres., Dennis Gleeson; Vice Pres., Marsha Gunther; Secy., Rita McParland; Treas., John Dormer. Website: www.manchesterhistory.org. E-mail: info@manchesterhistory.org.

MANSFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 145, Storrs 06268-0145. Pres., Keith Wilson; Vice Pres., John Meyers; Secy., Anne Bennett; Treas., Keith Johnson; Museum Dir., Ann Galonska. Website: www.mansfieldct-history.org. E-mail: mansfield.historical@snet.net.

THE MATTATUCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See Waterbury, The Mattatuck Historical Society.

MERIDEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 3005, 06450-9305. Tel., (203) 639-1913. Pres., Peter Slavinski; Vice Pres., William Siegel; Secy., Martha Colaresi; Treas., Frank Pocodalo; Curator, Allen Weathers. Website: www.meridenhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: meridenhistoricalsociety@gmail.com.

MIDDLEBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 4 Library Rd., P.O. Box 104, 06762-0104. Tel., (203) 206-4717. Pres., Robert L. Rafford; Vice Pres., Agnes Lutes; Secy., Susan Healy; Treas., Terrence McAuliffe. Website: www.MiddleburyHistoricalSociety.org. E-mail: robraff@sbcglobal.net.

MIDDLEFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 405 Main St., 06455. Tel., (860) 349-0665. Pres., Kenneth Twombly; Secy., Susan Berry; Treas., Annetta E. O'Connor.

MIDDLESEX COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Mansfield House, 151 Main St., Middletown 06457-3409. Tel., (860) 346-0746. Pres., Patricia Tully; Vice Pres., Erik Hesselberg; Secy., Nancy Bauer; Treas., Richard Adelstein; Dir., Deborah D. Shapiro. Website: www.middlesexhistory.org. E-mail: middlesexhistory@wesleyan.edu.

(MIDDLETOWN) THE CONNECTICUT LEAGUE OF HISTORICAL SOCIETIES, INC. 37 Broad St., 06457. Pres., Lynn Friedman; Vice Pres,. Paul O'Pecko; Secy., Jessica Jenkins;Treas., Jeffrey Hostetler; Exec. Dir., Elizabeth Shapiro. Website: www.clho.org. E-mail: Liz@clho.org.

(MIDDLETOWN) JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT, JGSCT. Meetings are held at 134 Newfield St., 06457. Mailing Address: 76 Vernon St., Hamden 06518. Tel., (860) 233-2955. Pres./Webmaster, Doris Loeb Nabel; Vice Pres., Barney Miller; Secy., Monica Talmor; Treas., Lewis Goldfarb; Membership Chm., Linda Winkleman; Publicity Chm., Gail Kalison Reynolds; Newsletter Co-Editors, Deborah Holman, Gail Kalison Reynolds; Librarian, Janet Carlson; Liaison with Godfrey Memorial Library, Marcia Indianer Meyers; Members-at-Large, Rabbi Edward Cohen, Arthur Meyers, Richard Sperber, Jack Winkleman. Website: www.jgsct.org. E-mail: info@jgsct.org.

THE MILFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 337, Eells-Stow House, 34 High St., 06460-4732. Pres., Arthur Stowe; 1st Vice Pres., Bill Farrell; 2nd Vice Pres., vacancy; Cor. Secy., Rosanne Hoagland; Rec. Secy., Barbara Ortoleva; Treas., Meredith Stowe. Website: www.milfordhistoricalsociety.org

MONROE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 212, 06468. Pres., Marven Moss; 1st Vice Pres., vacancy; 2nd Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Sue Wilgan; Treas., Deb Heim. Website: www.monroehistoricsociety.org.

MONTVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 51, 06353-0051. Pres., John F. Geary; Vice Pres., Jon B. Chase; Cor. Secy., Sharon Land; Rec. Secy., Ellen Lakowsky; Treas., Ellen Desjardins; Custodian of Records, Jon B. Chase.

MORRIS HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 234, 06763-0234. Pres., vacancy; Vice Pres., Philip Birkett; Rec. Secy., Marilyn Birkett; Treas., Nathaniel Stein.

MYSTIC RIVER HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 245, Mystic 06355-0245. Pres., Louis Allyn; Vice Pres., William Everett; Cor. Secy., Lois Glazier; Rec. Secy., Cynthia Allyn; Treas., Barry Thorp. Website: www.mystichistory.org. E-mail: info@mystichistory.org.

MYSTIC SEAPORT. See Stonington, Mystic Seaport, Inc.

NAUGATUCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 317, 195 Water St., 06770. Pres., Wendy Murphy; Vice Pres., Sandra Clark; Secy., Bridget Mariano; Treas., Marty-Lee Fenton. Website: www.naugatuckhistory.com. E-mail: naugatuckhistory@att.net.

NEW CANAAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 13 Oenoke Ridge, 06840. Pres., R. Bailey Stewart; Vice Pres., Sperry DeCew, Edward Vollmer; Secy., Robin Wolyner; Treas., Janice Luddy; Exec. Dir., Janet Lindstrom. Website: www.nchistory.org. E-mail: newcanaan.historical@gmail.com.

NEW FAIRFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 8156, 06812-8156. Pres., Douglas Williams; Vice Pres., Linda Fox; Secy., Carol Ballard; Treas., Raymond Williams.

NEW HARTFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 41, 06057-0041. Pres., Patrick Casey; Vice Pres./Secy., Anne C. Hall; Treas., vacancy. Website: www.newhartfordcthistory.org.

(NEW HAVEN) CONNECTICUT IRISH AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Southern Connecticut State University, 270 Fitch St., @ SCSU Campus, 201 Crescent St., 06515. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 185833, Hamden 06518-5833. Pres., George Waldron; Vice Pres., Vincent McMahon; Secy., Patricia Heslin; Treas., Mary McMahon; Membership Chm., Joan Murphy; Historian, Neil Hogan, Wallingford. Website: www.ctiahs.com.

NEW HAVEN COLONY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 114 Whitney Ave., 06510. Pres., George Rapport; Treas., Francis Jay Broderick. Website: www.newhavenmuseum.org. E-mail: dwardle@newhavenmuseum.org.

(NEW HAVEN) ETHNIC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES CENTER OF NEW HAVEN. Southern Connecticut State University, 270 Fitch St., 06515. Tel., (203) 392-6126. Pres., Mary E. Jones; Vice Pres., Valerie Bertrand, Maureen Delahunt, Rocco Orlando; Secy., Rose Mentone; Treas., Donald Horbaty; Archivist/Librarian, Joan Cavanagh; Chm. of Bd. Emeritus, Philip Paolella. Website: www.ethnicheritagecenter.org. E-mail: info@ethnicheritagecenter.org.

(NEW HAVEN) ITALIAN AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT. Southern Connecticut State University, 270 Fitch St., 06515. Pres., Laura Sabatino Parisi; 1st Vice Pres., Rose Mentone; 2nd Vice Pres., Joanne Iuteri Ludwig; Secy., Maria Jackowicz; Treas., Elio Bucciero.

NEWINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY & TRUST, INC. 679 Willard Ave., 06111. Pres., Linda Crawford; Vice Pres., James Late; Secy., David Goodale; Treas., Gail Kelly; Asst. Treas., Maureen Lynch. Website: www.newingtonhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: ngtnheritage@aol.com.

NEW LONDON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Shaw Mansion, 11 Blinman St., 06320. Tel., (860) 443-1209. Pres., Nancy Steenburg; Vice Pres., Patty Oat; Secy., Joseph J. Selinger; Treas., Frederick E. Burdick; Bd. of Dirs., Barun Basu, Karen Beasley, Daniel Connors, Deborah McCann Connors, Katherine Dimancescu, Christopher Donohue, Peter Emanuel, Karyn Garside, Jeff Nelson, Ben Panciera, William Peterson, Fawn Walker; Exec. Dir., Edward Baker. Website: www.newlondonhistory.org. E-mail: edward@newlondonhistory.org.

NEW MILFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 6 Aspetuck Ave., P.O. Box 359, 06776-0359. Pres., Joanne Lillis; 1st Vice Pres., Charles Barlow; 2nd Vice Pres., Susan Metcalf; Secy., Diane Dubreuil; Treas., Mark Malkin; Dir./Curator, Lisa D. Roush. Website: www.nmhistorical.org.

NEWTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 189, 06470-0189. Pres., Lincoln Sander; Vice Pres., Dan Cruson; Secy., Alice Cooney; Treas., Charlie Godfrey. Website: www.newtownhistory.org.

NOAH WEBSTER HOUSE/WEST HARTFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See West Hartford, Noah Webster House/West Hartford Historical Society.

NORFOLK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 288, 06058-0288. Pres., Barry Webber; 1st Vice Pres., Richard Byrne; 2nd Vice Pres., Eric Anderson; Secy., Linda Perkins; Treas., Susan Dyer; Curator, Ann Havemeyer. Website: www.norfolkhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: norfolkhistorical@sbcglobal.net.

(NORTH BRANFORD) THE TOTOKET HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 1740 Foxon Rd., Rte., 80 North Branford 06471. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 491, Northford 06472. Tel., (203) 488-0423. Pres., Suzanne Teixeira; Vice Pres., Jeanne Groom; Rec. Secy., Helen Glassen; Treas., Al Teixeira. Website: www.totokethistoricalsociety.org. Email: totokethistoricalsociety@gmail.com.  

THE NORTH HAVEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 27 Broadway, 06473. Tel., (203) 239-7722. Pres., Robert Iverson; Vice Pres., Steve Nugent; Vice Pres., Mary Lou Stamp; Secy., Susan Iverson; Treas., Walter Brockett; Curator, Gloria Furnival. Open Tues. and Thurs. 3:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. Website: www.northhavenhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com. E-mail: nhhistsoc@gmail.com.

NORTH STONINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 1 Wyassup Rd., P.O. Box 134, 06359-0134. Tel., (860) 599-3239. Pres., Frank Eppinger; Vice Pres., Kevin McBride; Secy., Mimi Borden; Treas., Mary Bishop. Website: www.nostoningtonhistsoc.homestead.com.

(NORWALK) THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT, INC. c/o 1 Roscoe St., 06851. Pres., Dan Cruson; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Robyn Filippone; Treas., Cosimo Sgarlata; Editor, Lucianne Lavin; Newsletter Editor, Lee West. Website: www.connarchaeology.org E-mail: csgarlata@gmail.com.

NORWALK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 1640, 06852-1640. Tel., (203) 846-0525. Pres., Suzanne Betts; Exec. Dir., Diane Jellerette. Website: www.norwalkhistoricalsociety.org E-mail: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org.

(NORWICH) SOCIETY OF THE FOUNDERS OF NORWICH, CONNECTICUT, INC. 348 Washington St., P.O. Box 62, 06360. Tel., (860) 889-9440. Pres., Greg Farlow; Vice Pres., Natalie Wall; Secy., Art Muller; Treas., Nancy Watson. Website: www.leffingwellhousemuseum.org. E-mail: info@leffingwellhousemuseum.org.
 
OLD BETHLEHEM HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. See Bethlehem, Old Bethlehem Historical Society, Inc.

OLD SAYBROOK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 4, 06475-0004. Pres., Marie McFarlin; 1st Vice Pres., Edmund Mosca; 2nd Vice Pres., Linda Kinsella; Rec. Secy., Judy Chace; Treas., Robert Pedemonti. Website: www.saybrookhistory.org.

THE OLD WOODBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See Woodbury, The Old Woodbury Historical Society.
 
ORANGE HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 605 Orange Center Rd., P.O. Box 784, 06477-0784. Pres., Ginny Reinhard; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Danielle Izzo; Treas., Marlene Silverstein. Website: www.orangehistory.org. E-mail: newgelt@optonline.net.

OXFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 582, 06478-0582. Pres., Louise Burr; 1st Vice Pres., Marilyn Serus; 2nd Vice Pres./Webmaster, Dorothy A. DeBisschop; Cor. Secy., Barbara Robinson; Rec. Secy./Archivist, Nancy Farnum; Treas., Cindy Joy; Bd. Members, John Konicki, Marilyn Stebar. Website: www.oxford-historical-society.org. E-mail: dottie@oxford-historical-society.org.

PLAINFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 104, Central Village 06332-0104. Pres., Ruth Bergeron; Vice Pres., Lorraine Young; Secy., Dan DiTullio; Treas., Arthur Nicol. Website: www.plainfieldhistory.org.

THE PLAINVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 29 Pierce St., 06062. Pres., Nancy Eberhardt; Vice Pres., Rose Stanley; Cor. Secy., Betty Boukus; Rec. Secy., Gertrude LaCombe; Treas., Rita Dewyea; Asst. Treas., Sal Santacroce. Website: www.plainvillehistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: rosestanley@plainvillehistoricalsociety.org.

PORTLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 98, 06480-0098. Pres., Deborah Ellsworth; 1st Vice Pres., Claire Frisbie; 2nd Vice Pres., John Peterson; Cor. Secy., Martha Lutecki; Rec. Secy., vacancy; Treas., James McCabe; Dirs., Ruth Freeburg, George Gilbert, Eileen Marino. Website: portlandhistsoc.com.

PRESTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., Linda Christensen; Vice Pres., Donna Bowles; Secy., Patricia Biggins; Treas., Mark Christensen, 15 Amos Rd., 06365.

THE PROSPECT HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 7335, Prospect 06712-0335. Pres., Nancy Via; Vice Pres., Matt Buonaiuto; Secy., Blanche Ranaudo; Treas., Elizabeth Guevin.

(PUTNAM) ASPINOCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF PUTNAM, INC. P.O. Box 465, 06260-0465. Pres., William Pearsall; Vice Pres., Joe Peterson; Secy., Terri Pearsall; Treas., Joy Lizotte; Archivist, Fabiola Cutler; Dirs., Fred Hedenberg, Susan Muir, William Zamagni. Website: www.aspinockhs-putnam.weebly.com. E-mail: billterri39@att.net.

REDDING HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 1023, 06875-1023. Pres., Janice Dimon; Vice Pres., Joe Bonomo; Secy., Rosemary Wright; Treas., Denise Jankovic.

RIDGEFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 4 Sunset Ln., 06877. Pres., Nancy Selander; Vice Pres., Monica McMorran; 2nd Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Michele Mahland; Treas., Georgianne Kasuli, Pat Kearney. Website: www.ridgefieldhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: ridgefieldhistory@sbcglobal.net.

ROCKY HILL HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 185, 06067-0185. Pres., Mike Martino; Vice Pres., Joe Kochanek; Rec. Secy., vacancy; Treas., John Serra. Website: www.rockyhillhistory.wordpress.com. E-mail: info@rockyhillhistory.us.

ROWAYTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 106, 06853-0106. Pres., Wendell W. Livingston; Vice Pres., Lauren Henry; Rec. Secy., Lesley Korzennik; Bookkeeper, Rosemary Suchoff. Website: www.rowaytonhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: info@rowaytonhistoricalsociety.org.  
 
ROXBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 212, 06783-0212. Pres., Janis Steers; Vice Pres., Lisa Roush; Secy./Treas., William Petruno.

SALEM HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Mailing Address: 270 Hartford Rd., 06420. Pres., David J. Wordell; Vice Pres., William Schultz; Secy., Julia Avery; Treas., Donald Urbanik; Dirs., Edward Chmielewski, Kevin Lyden.

SALISBURY ASSOCIATION. P.O. Box 553, 06068-0553. Pres., David W. Heck; Vice Pres., Tom Key; 2nd Vice Pres., Roberta Olsen; Secy., Kathy Mera; Treas., Joel Cohen. The Salisbury Association has a land trust and is also the historical society for the town of Salisbury. Website: salisburyassn.org. E-mail: salisburyassn@gmail.com.  

SCOTLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY. Pres., David Naumec, P.O. Box 35, 06264-0035; Vice Pres., Kevin P. Ring, Sr.; Secy., Carol Ganz; Treas., Jolene Bowers; Dirs., Henry Bowers, Leslie Newman, Donald O'Connor, Bruce Stauffer, David Wagner. Website: www.scotlandhistoricalsociety.com.

SEYMOUR HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 59 West St., P.O. Box 433, 06483-0433. Tel., Pres., Paul Sussman, 43 Church St., 06483; Vice Pres., Frank Haines; Cor. Secy., Mary Skurat; Rec. Secy., Loreen Coe; Treas., Carmelita Potash. Website: sites.google.com/site/seymourhistoricalsociety. E-mail: CMP617@sbcglobal.net.

SHARON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 511, 06069-0511. Pres., Brent Colley; Vice Pres., Maureen Dore; Secy., Cynthia Conklin; Exec. Dir., Elizabeth Shapiro. Website: www.sharonhist.org. E-mail: sharonhistoricalsociety@yahoo.com.

SHELDON'S HORSE, THE SECOND CONTINENTAL LIGHT DRAGOONS. See Colchester, Sheldon's Horse, The Second Continental Light Dragoons.

SHELTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 70 Ripton Rd., P.O. Box 2155, 06484-2155. Tel., (203) 925-1803. Open for tours by appointment. Programs for schools. Admission charged. Pres., Martin Coughlin; Vice Pres., Joseph Hoefflinger; Secy., Joyce Donnelly; Treas., Susan Mauriello; Exec. Dir., Tracey Tate. Website: www.sheltonhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: sheltonhistorycenter@gmail.com.

SIMSBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 800 Hopmeadow St., P.O. Box 2, 06070-0002. Tel., (860) 658-2500. Pres., Kevin E. Gray; Vice Pres., Roger Spear; Secy., Nancy Grandin; Treas. Robert Lyle. Website: www.simsburyhistory.org. E-mail: info@simsburyhistory.org.

THE SOMERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 652, 06071-0652. Pres./Museum Dir., Carole R. Pyne; Vice Pres., Barry Moynihan; Rec. Secy., Terry Brennan; Treas., Marybeth Marquardt; Curator, Corey Haynes.
 
SOUTH WINDSOR HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Pleasant Valley School House, 771 Ellington Rd., P.O. Box 216, 06074-0216. Tel., (860) 291-9958. Pres., Brian Rivard; Vice Pres., Louise Evans; Cor. Secy., Maureen Bourn; Rec. Secy., Anna A. Fiore; Treas., Peter R. Bortolan; Dirs., Anne King, Thomas LaFlamme, Marie Pelton. Website: www.southwindsorhistory.org. Email: president@southwindsorhistory.org.

SOUTHBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 624 South Britain Rd., 06488. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 124, 06488. Tel., (203) 405-3124. Pres., Joyce James; Treas., William Wilhelms. Website: www.southburyhistory.org. E-mail: info@southburyhistory.org.

SOUTHINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 239 Main St., P.O. Box 726, 06489-0726. Pres., Lisa Jansson; Vice Pres., Phil Wooding; Secy., vacancy; Treas., Paula Guerin; Town Council Liaison, Arthur Secondo. website: www.southingtonhistory.org.

SPRAGUE HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 162, Baltic 06330-0038. Tel., (860) 822-6867. Pres., Pamela Matthews; Secy., Colette Hoffman; Treas., Judith Synnett; Curator, Roy D. Hoffman. Website: www.ctsprague.org/com_group.htm?id=xf73ofgz. E-mail: historicalsociety@ctsprague.org.  

STAFFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 5 Spring St., Stafford Springs 06076-1504. Tel., (860) 684-7978. Pres., David Bartlett; Vice Pres., Edward Bareiss; Treas., Jean Bartlett. Website: sites.google.com/site/staffordhistorical/home.

(STAMFORD) CONNECTICUT ANCESTRY SOCIETY, INC. Formerly known as the Stamford Genealogical Society, Inc., founded 1954. P.O. Box 249, 06904-0249. Pres., Nora Galvin; Vice Pres., Paul Keroack; Secy., Barbara Dempsey; Treas./Member Records, Robert A. Locke, Jr.; Editor, CT Ancestry/Past Pres., Harlan R. Jessup; Genealogist, Frederick C. Hart, Jr., CG, FASG. Website: www.connecticutancestry.org. E-mail: info@connecticutancestry.org.

THE STAMFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 1508 High Ridge Rd., 06903-4107. Tel., (203) 329-1183. Chm., Pamela Coleman; 1st Vice Chm., Vincent Murace; 2nd Vice Chm., Andrew Dzamba; Cor. Secy., Richard Harper; Rec. Secy., Douglas MacLehose; Treas., Donald Huppert; Exec. Dir., Thomas Zoubek, Ph.D. Website: www.stamfordhistory.org. E-mail: history@stamfordhistory.org.

STONINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 103, 06378-0103. Tel., (860) 535-8445. Pres., Henry R. Palmer; Vice Pres., Robert Simmons; Secy., Richard Cole; Treas., Robert Montgomery; Dir., Mary Beth Baker; Dev. Dir., Elizabeth Wood. Website: www.stoningtonhistory.org.

(STONINGTON) INDIAN AND COLONIAL RESEARCH CENTER, INC. 39 Main St., Rte. 27, P.O. Box 525, Old Mystic 06372-0525. Tel., (860) 536-9771. Rec. Secy., Barbara Fontanella; Treas., Robert Mohr; Exec. Dir., Joan Cohn. ICRC is open 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M., Tues. and Thurs. Please check our website for updates and notices. Website: www.theicrc.org. Email: ICRO6372@yahoo.com.
 
THE STRATFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. The Captain David Judson House and the Catharine B. Mitchell Museum, 967 Academy Hill, P.O. Box 382, 06615-0382. Tel., (203) 378-0630. Pres., Shirley McCormack; 1st Vice Pres., Todd Lovell; Secy., vacancy; Cor. Secy., Carol Bogacz; Treas., Robert Hoctor; Curator, Carol W. Lovell. Open early June-Oct., 11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M., Wed. and Sun., (other days by appointment). Admission charged. Website: www.stratfordhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: judsonhousestfd@aol.com.

SUFFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. King House Museum, 232 South Main St., P.O. Box 893, 06078-0893. Pres., Edward W. Chase III; Vice Pres., Arthur Sikes, Jr.; Secy., Nancy Noble; Treas., Gary Mandirola; Curator/Historian, Lester Smith. Website: www.suffieldhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: gmandirola@cox.net.

THOMASTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Town Hall, 158 Main St., 6th Flr., 06787. Pres., Eugene Ptachcinski; Vice Pres., Thomas Duffany; Secy., Donna Fusco; Treas., Lucille Killiany; Curator, Joseph Wassong.

THOMPSON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 47, 06277-0047. Tel., (860) 923-3776. Pres., Joseph Iamartino; Vice Pres., Joseph Lindley; Secy., Mark Snay; Treas., Susan Vincent. Website: www.thompsonhistorical.org. E-mail: jiamartino@charter.net.

(TOLLAND) FRENCH-CANADIAN GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF CONNECTICUT, INC. 53 Tolland Green (Old County Courthouse), P.O. Box 928, 06084-0928. Tel., (860) 872-2597. Pres., Ernest LalibertVice Pres., Ivan Robinson; Cor. Secy., Jean Fredette; Rec. Secy., Andrea Scannell; Treas., William Martel; Library Dir., Germaine Hoffman; Membership, Shirley Morin; CML Editor, Maryanne Legrow; CML Assoc. Editor, Raymond Cassidy. Website: www.fcgsc.org.
 
TOLLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 52 Tolland Green, 06084. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 107, 06084. Tel., (860) 870-9599. Pres., Kathleen Bach; Vice Pres., Beverly Bellody; Secy., vacancy; Treas., Richard Knight. Website: www.tollandhistorical.org. E-mail: society@tollandhistorical.org.
 
THE TORRINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Hotchkiss-Fyler House, 192 Main St., 06790. Tel., (860) 482-8260. Pres., David R. Bennett; Vice Pres., Roberta Lee August; Secy., Maria Cravanzola; Treas., John Janco; Curator, Gail Kruppa; Exec. Dir., Mark McEachern. Website: www.torringtonhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: info@torringtonhistoricalsociety.org.

THE TOTOKET HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. See North Branford, The Totoket Historical Society, Inc.

THE TRUMBULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 1856 Huntington Tpke., 06611. Tel., (203) 377-6620. Pres., vacancy; Vice Pres., vacancy; Rec. Secy., vacancyTreas., Wayne Sakal; Bd. of Dirs., Christine El Eris, Greg Fuimara, Mallory Huron, Samantha Klain, Lois Levine, Ken Martin, Jennifer Winschel, Barry Zmijewski, Karen Zmijewski; Past Pres., Ken Martin. Website: www.trumbullhistory.org.

UNION HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Pres., Jeannine M. Upson; Vice Pres., Carol Berner; Secy., Lee A. Fitzgerald, 1163 Buckley Hwy., Stafford Springs 06076; Treas., Betty J. Bragdon. Website: www.unionconnecticut.org/historical.html.

VERNON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 734 Hartford Tpke., Rte., 30, 06066. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2055, 06066-2055. Tel., (860) 875-4326. Pres., Barbara Muldoon; Vice Pres., James Ashe; Secy., Gloria Miller; Treas., Robert Hurd; Museum Dir., S. Ardis Abbott; Asst. Dir., Carolyn Blouin. Website: www.vernonhistoricalsoc.org. Email: vernonhs@sbcglobal.net.

THE VOLUNTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Tel., (860) 376-4089. Pres., Jim Thevenet; Vice Pres., Deborah LaBrie; Secys., Cheryl Sadowski, Beth Taylor; Treas., MaryAnn Nieminen; Library/Museum Curator, Roger Morency.

THE WALLINGFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Samuel Parsons House, 180 So. Main St., P.O. Box 73, 06492-0073. Pres., Raymond A. Chappell; Rec. Secy., Patricia A. Chappell; Treas., Noma G. Beaumont.

(WATERBURY) THE MATTATUCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 144 West Main St., 06702-1298. Tel., (203) 753-0381. Pres., C. Hiram Upson; 1st Vice Pres., Mary Rosengrant-Chiapplalone; 2nd Vice Pres., David Sfara; Secy., Phyllis Connors, Ph.D.; Treas., Robert Sweeney. Website: www.mattatuckmuseum.org. E-mail: sharris@mattatuckmuseum.org.

WATERFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 117, 06385-0117. Pres./Acting Treas., Kenneth Sargent; Vice Pres., Jerry Theiler; Rec. Secy., Marianne Baez; Blacksmith, Keith Foster; Curator/Past Pres., Jerry Theiler. Website: www.neighborhoodlink.com/waterford.

WATERTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 22 DeForest St., 06795. Tel., (860) 274-1050. Pres., Jeffrey S. Grenier; Vice Pres., Jan J. Guidess; Secy., Linda L. Merriman; Treas., JoAnn Zanavich; Curator, vacancy; Archivist, John F. Pillis. Website: www.watertownhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: watertownctmuseum@sbcglobal.net.

(WEST HARTFORD) JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF GREATER HARTFORD. 333 Bloomfield Ave., 06117. Tel., (860) 727-6171. Pres., Louise Kaufman; Vice Pres., Sandra Rulnick; Secy., Linda Cohn; Treas., Steven Kleinman; Exec. Dir., Estelle Kafer. Website: www.jhsgh.org. E-mail: ekafer@jewishhartford.org.

(WEST HARTFORD) NOAH WEBSTER HOUSE & WEST HARTFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 227 So. Main St., 06107-3430. Tel., (860) 521-5362. Chm., William Newman; Vice Chm., Linda Geisler, Keith Robertson; Secy., Jeanne Murchison; Exec. Dir., Christopher Dobbs. Website: www.noahwebsterhouse.org. E-mail: cdobbs@noahwebsterhouse.org.

WEST HAVEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 686 Savin Ave., 06516-4901. Tel., (203) 932-0088. Pres., Dr. Jon E. Purmont; Vice Pres., Susan Walker; Cor. Secy., Mary Lee Neale; Treas., Saundra McCauley; Trustees, William Barr, William Welch, Elaine Willman. Website: www.westhavenhistory.org.

WESTBROOK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 1196 Boston Post Rd., 06498. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 148, 06498-0148. Tel., (860) 399-7473. Pres., Nile Barrett; Vice Pres./Historian, Catherine Neidlinger Doane; Rec. Secy., Alberta Winiger; Treas., Barbara Kelsey. E-mail: cnd5000q@aol.com.

WESTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. P.O. Box 1092, 06883-1092. Pres., Reg Bowdon; Vice Pres., Bruce Missett; Secy., Carol Baldwin; Treas., Tammy Roberts. Website: www.westonhistoricalsociety.org. Email: info@westonhistoricalsociety.org.

THE WESTPORT HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 25 Avery Pl., 06880. Tel., (203) 222-1424. Pres., Susan Wynkoop; Vice Pres., Membership, Jane Sherman; Vice Pres., Facilities, Peter Jennings; Vice Pres., Finance, Phillip M. Johnson; Vice Pres., Sponsors, vacancy; Secy., Michaela MacColl; Treas., Sarah Menchaca; Exec. Dir., Susan Gold. Website: www.westporthistory.org. Email: sgold@westporthistory.org.

THE WETHERSFIELD HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 150 Main St., 06109. Tel., (860) 529-7656. Pres., Candace E. Holmes; Vice Pres., Andrea V. Rapacz; Secy., James J. Meehan; Treas., Sheila M. Hennessey; Dir., Amy Northrop Wittorff. Website: www.wethhist.org. E-mail: society@wethhist.org.

WILLINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 214, 06279-0214. Pres., Robert Shabot; Vice Pres., Paul Weigold; Secy., Cathie Lynch; Treas., Sue Schur; Town Historian, Joe Froehlich. Website: www.willingtonhistoricalsocietyct.org.

WILTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 224 Danbury Rd., (Rte. 7), 06897. Tel., (203) 762-7257. Chm., Bd. of Trustees, Dr. Gregory Chann. The Wilton Museum comprises five historic buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries, including a working blacksmith shop. The society's toy, tool, and train collections are highlights of the permanent collections. The society features 12 Colonial and early 20th-century period rooms showcasing historical furnishings, textiles, and redware pottery. Dozens of historic dollhouses are on display, and the tool collections demonstrate how a New England town would have been built in the early 19th century. Hands-on programming abounds. Each year the museum features a "Great Trains Holiday Exhibit" during Dec. and Jan., drawing visitors from throughout the tri-state area and beyond. The society's Betts Store has work for sale by contemporary artisans that reflects work in the museum's collections. Open 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M., Tues.-Sat., and Noon-4:00 P.M., Sun. during the "Great Trains Holiday Exhibit." Website: www.wiltonhistorical.org. E-mail: info@wiltonhistorical.org.

WINCHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 225 Prospect St., P.O. Box 206, Winsted 06098-0206. Pres./Curator, Milly Hudak; Vice Pres., Steve Vaill; Secy., Jan Roy; Treas., Sue BelleIsle; Asst. Curator, Adalaide Zeechin. E-mail: milly345@sbcglobal.net.

WINDHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 105, Willimantic 06226-0105. Tel., (860) 456-2316. Pres., Barbara Swol; Vice Pres., vacancy; Secy., Patricia Marrotte; Treas., vacancy. Website: www.windhamhistory.org. E-mail: jillson@windhamhistory.org.

WINDSOR HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 96 Palisado Ave., Rte. 159, 06095-2526. Tel., (860) 688-3813; FAX, (860) 687-1633. Pres., John Berky; Secy., Marilyn Boehm; Treas., Aubrey Loomis. A museum complex with changing and permanent exhibits; a hands-on history learning center for families; a research library with Windsor photographs, documents, and genealogical materials; an 18th-century herb garden; and two historic homes: the Dr. Hezekiah Chaffee House built in 1767 and the Strong-Howard House built in 1758. Open 11:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M., Wed.-Sat.; closed Sun., Mon., and major holidays. Admission: $6.00 adults; $5.00 seniors and students; children under 12 and society members, free. Exec. Dir., Christine Ermenc. Website: www.windsorhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: info@windsorhistoricalsociety.org.

(WINDSOR LOCKS) CONNECTICUT AERONAUTICAL HISTORICAL ASSOC., INC. (New England Air Museum) Bradley International Airport, 36 Perimeter Rd., 06096. Pres., Scott E. Ashton; Vice Pres., Stephen R. Perez; Secy., Jeffrey J. White; Treas., Michael J. Morneau; Exec. Dir., Michael P. Speciale. Website: www.neam.org.

WINDSOR LOCKS HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. Noden-Reed Park, 58 West St., 06096. Tel., (860) 627-9212. Pres., Joseph Bonito, (860) 623-6686; Vice Pres., Chris Bulat; Secy., Jean Glazier; Membership Secy., Julie McGregor; Treas., Rose Horan; Curator, James Anderson; Asst. Curators, Scott Kernberg, Susan Reardon. Open 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M., Sun., May-Oct., by appointment. E-mail: jbonito@snet.net.

WINTONBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. See Bloomfield, Wintonbury Historical Society.

WOLCOTT HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 6410, 06716-6410. Tel., (203) 879-9818. Pres., Florence Goodman; Vice Pres., John Curley; Secys., Kathy Cordone, Lorrie Minervini; Treas., Stan Horzepa; Curator, Carl Hotkowski; Bd. of Dirs., Deb DuBois, Jeanetta Horzepa, Laurie Horzepa, Roberta Leonard, Mark McDonald, Marylou Miele; Webmaster, Stan Horzepa. Website: www.wolcotthistory.org. E-mail: johncurleyjr@gmail.com.

(WOODBRIDGE) AMITY AND WOODBRIDGE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. c/o Thomas Darling House, 1907 Litchfield Tpke., 06525. Pres., Donald Menzies; Vice Pres., Dr. Mary Dean; Cor. Secy., vacancy; Rec. Secy., Martha German; Treas., Barbara Baldwin. Website: www.woodbridgehistory.org.

(WOODBURY) THE OLD WOODBURY HISTORICAL SOCIETY. P.O. Box 705, 06798. Pres., Jamie Monckton; Vice Pres., Doug Schlicher; Secy., Lindsay Monckton; Treas., Mary Tyrrell.

WOODSTOCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. 523 Rte. 169, P.O. Box 65, 06281-0065. Pres., Gail White; Vice Pres., Doe West Gale; Cor. Secy., Dorothy Durst; Rec. Secy., Christine French; Treas., Patricia Simoni. Website: www.woodstockhistoricalsociety.org. E-mail: woodstockhist@att.net.





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