Quilt Stories

In 1976 the Norwich Women’s Club members pieced a quilt in recognition of the country’s bicentennial. Each week this fall we will be sharing photographs and stories related to the […]

Street Smarts

Thanks to grants from the Norwich Women’s Club, we hired Kevin Hybels to begin digitizing our photograph collection. Kevin is a Norwich resident and a history major at Cornell […]

Donating to the Collections

What’s in the Norwich Historical Society’s collections?

Over the years, the Norwich Historical Society has amassed a large number of articles relating to Norwich’s past, all of which were donated […]

Finding Aids

Finding aids are descriptive inventories or indexes that provide access to the unpublished materials in the Norwich Historical Society’s archives.  If you are researching a family from Norwich, there […]

Researching your House History

Establish the chain of titles at your town office

Begin with the deed for the current owners of the property and work your way back. Use the grantee index to […]