Town Historian Authored Articles

Over the years Lloyd Shanley wrote many articles for local newspapers and other publications. These articles gave us all a glimpse into Harwinton's past as depicted by Lloyd.

"Vignettes" is a book which has been published that captures many of these stories that Lloyd has written. Books are available at all Harwinton Historical Society events and also at our Town Hall. The price of this keep-sake is only $25.00. If you would like to order one and have it sent to you, contact the Historical Society at P.O. Box 84 Harwinton, CT. 06791. Add an extra $5.00 for Shipping and Handling.

The first two listed here are only two of many that are published in the book.

The following stories were researched and written by Roger Plaskett

MURPHY PARK
ANNEXATION 1923
A TRUE HARWINTON 49'er
A WICKED GAME OF WICKER
NEW YORK YANKEES AT THE FAIR
   
MISCELLANEOUS STORIES