7 South Stree, Rte. 63, Litchfield, CT Phone: 617-994-5934 .
Litchfield: The Making of a New England Town is a lively exploration of the town's history and architecture, not only during the colonial period but also during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The book is generously illustrated with maps, photographs, and paintings of this quintessential New England town, including many that are published for the first time.
To celebrate this honor, on Saturday November 3, Historic New England and the Litchfield Historical Society will host an event with local author Rachel Carley to award Litchfield: The Making of a New England Town Historic New England's eighteenth Book Prize. The afternoon starts at 1:00 p.m. with a reception and remarks by the prize winner Rachel Carley, followed by a book signing. To attend, please call 617-994-5934 or e-mail . The event is free, but space is limited. The Litchfield Historical Society is at 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut.