Israel Putnam, the son of Joseph Putnam and his wife Elizabeth Porter, was born in Salem, Massachusetts.
Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry (cite: ) School of Fine Arts, Depot Campus, 6 Bourn Place, U-5212 Storrs, CT 06269-5212, (860) 486-4605, [email protected]: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays from Noon to 5 pm. BIMP also provides research and educational opportunities to all who share the love of puppetry.
Brayton Grist Mill Route 44, Pomfret, CT 06258, 860-928-0304 (At the entrance of Mashamoquet State Park) Open: Memorial Day to Labor Day, Sundays 2-5 p.m.
) 100 Maple Street, Bristol, CT 06010, (860) 583-6070 Hours: Seven days a week 10 AM to 5 PM March 24 to November 30, 2007. The museum and its research library are located in the colonial style Miles Lewis house, the historic Ebenezer Barnes wing and the modern Edward Ingraham wing.
Treat your ears as well as your eyes with their ticking, striking and chiming.
However, every secondary source lists this date as or 1717/8.