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by Carolyn Wakeman   Featured image: Griswold House table set with Fitzhugh china   Every holiday season when place settings…

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The gardens that surrounded Old Lyme’s Meetinghouse for more than a century trace the changing needs, tastes, and financial circumstances…

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Civil defense efforts in Old Lyme during World War II included preparations for a possible enemy air raid. At the…

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Election day in 1900 fell on Tuesday, November 6, and Old Lyme’s eligible voters cast their ballots at the town…

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As Old Lyme works to recover from Hurricane Sandy in 2012, scenes from around town recall images like this photograph…

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Shad nets stored on wooden reels were once a familiar sight along the Connecticut River. This photograph, taken ca. 1885…

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