History Room Collection

Highlights include:

  • Candice Robert’s diary & excerpts from Sylvia Lewis’ diary from the early 19th century
  • Books with soldier lists from various wars starting with the American Revolution
  • Civil War letters
  • The book “Bristol in World War II”
  • Material highlighting local clock makers
  • Books about prominent companies such as Associated Spring & New Departure
  • Over 3000 photographs and several hundred postcards. Some of them are part of the Treasures of CT Libraries digital collection.

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