The Naugatuck Historical Society is happy to host a free presentation by Dr. Lucianne Lavin of the Institute of American Indian Studies. Dr. Lavin, a founding member of the state's Native American Heritage Advisory Council and Editor of the journal of the Archaeological Society of Connecticut, will discuss CT's indigenous communities' long, rich histories that extend back thousands of years. Join us in the historic Neary Ballroom on Church Street at 1:00pm.
Free Presentation at the Howard Whittemore Library
This talk traces styles originating in European Architecture and their subsequent adaptation for American family homes and some of Naugatuck's mansions. You will learn how American builders and designers played fast and loose with the conventions and broke rules to create eclectic American styles.
Speaker Donald Cromley, is an architect and professor. He divides his time between New York and Naugatuck. He has designed houses in New England and California.