Wednesday July 13, 7pm
at the Blackstone Library
Ted Braun will present and speak
on his new book
‘The Barkers of Branford,
Life in America
through a Local Lens’
Ted's book is based on the Diaries of Llewellyn Barker (1850-1937) who started his diary at the age of 14, and continued for 72 years. It gives a revealing perspective of local Branford life, as well as national and world events during this time frame from Lincoln to Roosevelt. Refreshments will be served.
This program is sponsored by the Branford Historical Society.
Donations will be appreciated in support of the Harrison House.
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All donations will be used toward
the needed repairs to the
Branford Community Foundation
helps to save the Harrison House
Pam Johnson, Senior Staff Writer
In less than five months, individual donations have helped Branford Historical Society (BHS) match more than half of a $35,000 matching grant given by Branford Community Foundation (BCF) to help save Harrison House, built in 1724.To celebrate, the BCF board recently presented BHS board members with a check for $17,500 .... click to read more
The Harrison House is open for the season...
Guided tours June - Sept.
every Saturday 1-4pm
or by appointment
The Harrison House
124 Main Street
Branford, Connecticut 06405
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With much thanks to the Branford Rotary Club
We are so grateful and so delighted to announce that the Branford Rotary Club has donated a most generous gift of $10,000 toward the purchase and saving of the Harrison House. Hats off to the Rotary Club.