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by Patty DeVoe Featured image: Interior of the Lyme Art Association Gallery, 1921. Harry Hoffman Papers, Lyme Historical Society Archives/Florence…

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by Carolyn Wakeman Featured Image: William E. Coult’s Book (n.d.), showing arithmetic lesson on measures of wine. Coult Papers, Lyme Historical…

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by John Noyes Featured Image: Elisabeth Marvin Account Book, Lyme Historical Society Archives at the Florence Griswold Museum (LHSA) The…

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by Carolyn Wakeman Featured Image:  In 1840 Stephen J. Lord added side ells to his home across the green from…

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by Carolyn Wakeman Feature Image: Matilda Browne, Untitled [Yellow House with Yellow Roses], after 1918. Oil on wood. Private Collection The…

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by Carolyn Wakeman Featured image: Harry Hoffman holiday card, White Family Collection, Lyme Historical Society Archives at the Florence Griswold…

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by Carolyn Wakeman Feature Image: LYME Receipt Book, printed by G. A. Smith Steam Print, Lyme, Conn., 1886. Courtesy Carolyn Wakeman…

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Old Lyme’s artists often chose nocturnal scenes for the original drawings and etchings they sent as holiday cards. See a…

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Midway through Rev. William B. Cary’s leather-bound autograph book, Florence Griswold (1850–1937) and her sisters inscribed their names. They also…

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An extensive collection of letters at the Florence Griswold Museum chronicles the relationship between a successful packet ship captain who…

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A simple hand-stitched notebook, its marbled paper cover faded over the centuries, records the religious, educational, and charitable purposes of…

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Women in Old Lyme debated the merits of granting women the right to vote. Read more to learn about a…

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