Public Library of New London 63 Huntington Street New London, Connecticut 06320 website Public Library of New London–original structure and addition. Opened: July 1891 Architect: Henry Hobson Richardson/Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge Style: Romanesque Materials: pink granite from Worcester with Kibbe… Read More ›
Gillette Visiting William Gillette’s home was not part of the plan during our recent trip to Connecticut. We usually hang out on the coast and stayed in Guilford this time, but on the way back to the Hartford airport we… Read More ›
Taylor Memorial Library 5 Broad Street Milford, CT 06460 Built: 1894 Built by: Henry Taylor as a memorial to his mother Designed by: Joseph W. Northrup Style: Richardsonian Romanesque Inspired by the Thomas Crane Public Library in Quincy, Massachusetts which… Read More ›
One of the most beautiful libraries that I’ve stumbled upon in my travels. The Blackstone Memorial Library in Branford, CT is a must see for library and 19th century architecture enthusiasts.