SHARING LOCAL HISTORY
Sharing Winsted History - Do you have a photograph of the Flood of 1955, a program from the Opera House, a menu from the Highland Arms Restaurant, or a postcard of Highland Lake? Would you like to share your piece of Winsted history with the library?
Please contact Verna Gilson, the library's Genealogy & Local History Research Assistant, before dropping items off at the library. Telephone (860) 379-6043 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Verna Gilson co-authored "Winsted & Winchester,"
a pictorial history, with local historian Virginia Shultz-Charette in 2012. She also writes a column that appears in The Winsted Journal called "On Winsted & Winchester."