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Welcome to The Indian & Colonial Research Center

  Research, Genealogy, History, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs

 

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

Email:  icrc06372@yahoo.com         Website:  www.indianandcolonial.org

I C R C  is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am  to  4 pm
and also by Special Appointment

MISSION  STATEMENT

The Mission of The Indian and Colonial Research Center Incorporated is to house, preserve and maintain the collection of Eva Lutz Butler’s Early Americana and to acquire and preserve other collections of similar local historic, genealogical, Native American, early Colonial and educational materials; and to make these collections accessible to the general public

MANUSCRIPTS

• Mystic National Bank Account Books
• Early records of 17th and 18th century commercial stores and industries
• Primary source materials from Eva Butlers collection

OLD PHOTOGRAPHS

• Individual local family contributions
• 1895 through 1917 negatives and prints
• Many local old home and business images                                                            

EARLY MAPS

• Mrs. Butler’s hand drawn home sites of New London County before 1800
• Many locally oriented maps from all eras
• John Fanning’s farm on Fort Hill

NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE AND ARTIFACTS

• Data on family life, food, clothing
• Arrowheads, stone tools, pottery, baskets, bead work

GENEALOGY

• Many published genealogy volumes
• Probate notebook records
• Family genealogies and coats of arms
• Records of Mrs. Lucie Adams, noted genealogist

RARE AMERICAN SCHOOL BOOKS

POSTCARDS FROM HISTORIC PERIODS

 

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