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CHS Buzz January 21, 2015

CT Historical Society Names Richard J. Tuchman Chief Development Officer

Hartford, Conn, January 22, 2015 – Richard J. Tuchman has been named chief development officer for the Connecticut Historical Society (CHS). Tuchman, a prominent Connecticut fundraising professional, began in the position January 12. Before joining CHS, Tuchman served as vice president for university advancement at the University of New Haven. With nearly three decades of…
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Collections January 06, 2015

Deep Roots in Connecticut’s Past

I don’t know when we first started to visit Connecticut’s historic houses. My earliest memories are probably from the 1960s, but I think it began even earlier than that. I remember marveling at the massive stone walls of the Henry Whitfield House in Guilford, so unlike anything else in the state.

News / Press Releases

CT Historical Society Wants Your Connecticut-Defining Objects
January, 2015

CT Historical Society Wants Your Connecticut-Defining Objects

Deadline for 50 Objects/50 Stories Exhibit Extended to April 30, 2015 Crowdsourcing ideas for its upcoming exhibition Connecticut: 50 Objects/50 Stories, The Connecticut Historical Society (CHS) invites the public to suggest objects that help illustrate our state as a dynamic place, a diverse community, or a distinct idea. The object can be old or new; personal…
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