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Special Events & Programs

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A Farmington Wool Manufactory: The Stephen Bronson/Brownson Mill

 Date: 3/11/2018
 Starting Time: 1:00:00 PM
 Ending Time: 2:00:00 PM

Janet Conner, Head of the Special Projects Committee of the Avon Historical Society will present her research on the multi-faceted textile milling operations run by Stephen Bronson (Brownson) in Farmington's Diamond Glen, comparing the operation to other wool manufactories in CT during the late 18th century.

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The lecture is free to the public and no registration is necessary.

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