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Saving the GHI House in Bloomfield with Ron Marchetti and Dale Bertoldi. General Houses Industries prefabricated houses have an important place in the history of American architecture. One of them was built in Bloomfield in the 1930s, has been dismantled and put in storage, and will eventually be rebuilt. This is a special PowerPoint presentation by the people who grabbed wrenches, climbed ladders, and did the actual work.
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Watch the Filley House video! click here.
The Bloomfield History Center of the Wintonbury Historical Society is usually open on Monday afternoons from about 1 – 4 for historical and genealogical research. Its collections and exhibits are also available to view by appointment. For an appointment call 860-242-7639. The History Center is located behind the Old Farm School, 151 School Street, at the corner of Park Avenue (Route 178). The school is open Sunday afternoons from 1 – 4 from May 15 through October 15.
We invite you to JOIN the Wintonbury Historical Society and help with the development of our many historical and educational projects.