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Phoebe Griffin Noyes

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

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Carolyn Wakeman Featured Photo: Joseph Perkins house, ca. 1890, showing apple trees behind. LHSA  The stately Victorian home of General Joseph…

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The Independence Day holiday in 1907 passed without celebration in Old Lyme. Ashes still smoldered from the fire that demolished…

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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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Elsie Ferguson, a celebrated Broadway actress and star of the silent screen during the World War I era, settled in…

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In winters past when rivers froze and heavy snowfalls made roads impassable for carriages and wagons, sleighs provided transportation for…

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The War of 1812, whose 200th anniversary is being commemorated this year, brought the threat of attack to Lyme’s shores.…

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