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HHS: A Year in the Life of D. & H. Scovil: 1889-1890

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy.

A Year in the Life of D. & H. Scovil:
December 1889 to December 1890

Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Haddam Fire Station #1, 439 Saybrook Road, Higganum, CT
Free Admission
 

Scovil Building

On Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Haddam Fire Station #1, 439 Saybrook Road, Higganum native, Lindamae Peck will talk about her research into the D & H Scovil company records for the year December 1889 to December 1890. D & H Scovil Company, whose factories were located along Candlewood Hill Road, manufactured hoes that were shipped throughout the southern states. Lindamae’s great-grandfather, Orlando Burr worked for D & H Scovil between 1869 and 1907 starting as a bookkeeper and working his way to plant superintendent. Join us for a fascinating glimpse into Higganum’s Industrial Past. Free admission and light refreshments. For additional information please call 860-345-2400 or www.haddamhistory.org

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