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An Old Fashion Wish for You

This is a Christmas card from 2013. The Maynards’ Christmas cards for many years highlighted the history of the Town they loved. We are…
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Persimmon Tree

Steve Gershem, of Walden Hill Woodworks, in Guilford and associate Peter Dickerson salvaged the persimmon logs from the wildflower- shade garden, earlier this month.…
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Cemetery Tour

Old Saybrook Historical Society Releases New Film Touring Cypress Cemetery: Old Saybrook’s ‘Ancient Burial Ground’ Saybrook’s “ancient burial ground” known as Cypress Cemetery has…
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Garden Tour

This is a lovely video which shares a treasure in Old Saybrook: The Old Saybrook Historical Society Herb and Flower Garden. Not only can…
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May 1: The Deadly Pequot War Begins

Today in 1637, Connecticut colonists formally declared war against the Pequots, the Native American tribe whose territory covered some 250 square miles in southeastern…
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