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  CT

  Avon

  Avon Historical Society Living Museum

  8 East Main Street

  Avon CT

  Phone   860 678-1043

  Web Site  http://www.avonct.com/

  Description  local schoolhouse with special exhibits

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Era  1830

  New or Updated:             8/11/2005

 

  CT

  Avon

  Pine Grove Schoolhouse

  Route 167/West Avon Road

  Avon                               CT

  Phone   860 678-1043

  Web Site  http://www.avonct.com/

  Description  one room school from 1865-1949

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Era  1865

  New or Updated:             8/11/2005

Connecticut
East Haddam
Nathan Hale Schoolhouse
29 Main Street Route 149
East Haddam CT 06423
Phone 860 873-3399
Web Site http://www.wuzzup.com/lowctriver/ehaddam/nathan1.html
Description school where famous Patriot Nathan Hale taught
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Schoolhouse
Era 1750-1799

  CT

  Greenwich

  Putnam Cottage

  243 East Putnam Avenue

  Greenwich        CT           06830    

  Phone   203 869-9697

  Web Site  http://www.putnamcottage.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@putnamcottage.org

  Alt Web  http://www.ctssar.org/sites/greenwich_putnam_cottage.htm

  Description  one time Knapp Tavern, used by General Israel Putnam during Revolution

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Tavern

  Era  1690

  Owner/Operator:  Connecticut Society of the Sons of the American Revolution

  New or Updated:           11/23/2005

 

  Connecticut
Hartford
Old State House
800 Main Street
Hartford CT 06103
Phone 860 522-6766
Web Site http://www.ctosh.org/
Description oldest state house in the nation, designed by Charles Bulfinch
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Capitol
Nature of Group or Site Government
Era 1796
Last changed: 03/06/2003
 

  CT

  Hartford

  State Capitol CT

  Capitol Information & Tours

  210 Capitol Avenue

  Hartford CT   06106    

  Phone   860 240-0222

  Web Site  http://www.cga.ct.gov/capitoltours/

  E-mail  mailto:capitol.tours@cga.ct.gov

  Description  guided tours weekdays year round, weekends APR-OCT

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Capitol

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Era  1878

  New or Updated:  10/28/2005

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  CT
 
Lebanon
 
Gov Trumbull War Office
 
149 West Town Street
 
Lebanon  CT  06249    
 
Phone   860 873-3399
 
Web Site  http://www.ctssar.org/sites/lebanon_war_office.htm
 
Description  store converted to war center during Revolution, many of the most noted military leaders of the war met here
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building
 
Building Type   Store
 
New or Updated:  5/23/2005
 

  CT

  Ridgefield

  Keeler Tavern Museum

  132 Main Street

  PO Box 204

  Ridgefield  CT   06877    

  Phone  203 438-5485

  Web Site  http://www.keelertavernmuseum.org/

  Description  one time  stage coach stop, hotel, and even home of architect

                    Cass Gilbert now exhibits period furniture and exhibits described by

                    costumed guides

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Tavern

  Collection A-F  Costumes

  Collection G-M   Furniture

  Collection N-Z   Photography

  Research   Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Keeler Tavern Preservation Society

  New or Updated:  7/4/2007

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