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Pages from Pequot: Local History

Friday, August 08, 2014, 10:00am - 06:00pm

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June 13 - September 30, 2014, during normal library hours

  • Items from Pequot Library’s Special Collections, not displayed before
  • Photographs of Old Fairfield and Southport dating from 1893 will be on the walls
  • Local names, Jennings, Dwight, and Wakeman, highlight the Rare Book cases
  • “A Calendar for the Town of Fairfield for 1885” edited by Cyrus S. Bradley will be joined by “Jennings Book and Letters, a Ledger of the Town of Fairfield,” handwritten by Jennings himself.
  • Colorful Victorian era advertisements used by local companies
  • High-quality reproductions of historical photographs plus Victorian advertisements will be available for purchase
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Location : The Perkin Gallery and the Reading Room
Contact : (203) 259-0346 ext. 15

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