Research, Genealogy, History, Manuscripts, Old Homes, Maps and Photographs


                         39 Main Street     P.O. Box 525     Old Mystic, CT  06372     Phone  860 – 536 – 9771

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ICRC  is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am  to  4 pm



The Mission of The Indian and Colonial Research Center Incorporated is to house, preserve and maintain, in tact

and in perpetuity, the collection of Eva Lutz Butler’s Early Americana and to acquire and preserve in like manner

other collections of similar historic, genealogical, Native American, early Colonial and educational materials;

with particular attention to making the collections accessible for the benefit and use of the local, national and

international communities.



MANUSCRIPTS                                                                                                        Our Board of Directors
• Mystic National Bank Account Books
• Early records of 17th and 18th century commercial stores and industries                      Barbara  Fontanella
• Primary source materials                                                                                          Tobias  Glaza

OLD PHOTOGRAPHS                                                                                                 Paul  Grant  Costa
• Individual family contributions                                                                                   Kimberly  Hatcher  White
• 1895 through 1917 negatives and prints                                                               Sharon  Maynard

EARLY MAPS                                                                                                             Robert  Mohr                                                                       
• Original lot plans of Noank                                                                                        Allen  Polhemus
• John Fanning’s farm on Fort Hill
• Mrs. Butler’s hand drawn home sites of New London County before 1800                      Honorary  Directors

NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE AND ARTIFACTS                                                        Sewall  T.  Butler
• Data on family life, food, clothing                                                                               Joan  Cohn
• Ancient arrowheads, pottery, baskets, beadwork                                                         Joanne  Fontanella

GENEALOGY                                                                                                              George & Theo  Hamell
• Information from Mrs. Butler’s records and notebooks                                                  Jack & Jane  Pillar
• Probate notebook records
• Family genealogies and coats of arms
• Records of Mrs. Lucie Adams, noted genealogist



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