Society Resources












The Society Museum is located on the second floor at the following address:

The Slater Library at 26 Main Street

Jewett City, Connecticut  

Hours: 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month

1:00 to 3:00 PM or by appointment.

 Phone: 860-376-4577


  Books from the  Society at Historical Society               167 East Main Street    Jewett City, Ct. 06351
Griswold -A History   by    Daniel L. Phillips

$ 37.50 plus 5.00 postage



The Museum exhibits, illustrate life in New England during the 18th and 19th centuries.  They include:

Papa's workshop: A collection of antique tools and farm implements.

Grandma's kitchen: Cooking utensils, crockery, pots, bottles and jugs from a bigone era.

Kids Stuff: Antique dolls  and carriage, a sled  and other toys.

School days from the past: Old school books, educational materials and pictures of some of Griswold's old schools.

Griswold in the 20th Century   by

Erwin Goldstein, Ted Cyr, and Jacgueline Gelinas

$ 37.50 plus 5.00 postage

American Revolution Bicentennial Medal  (.97 Sterling Silver)

$ 15.00

1992, 1993, 1995 Picture Calendars

$ 2.00 each

Vistas of Griswold Yesterday and Today  $20.00

Down Memory Lane    $20.00  

$ 2.00 postage on this and the above items


A genealogical and historical research center is also located at the Museum.  It has a lot of old books related to local and family history.