The library houses extensive historical resources relating to the town of Windsor and its people. Highlights include thousands of historic photographs, 17th-20th century manuscripts, family correspondence files, and subject files. Our library also contains local cemetery records, vital records, town reports, local newspapers, school yearbooks, and maps. Computer access is also provided to online databases including Ancestry.com and the historic Hartford Courant archives.
Are you interested in teaching your students primary research skills? Students can use our library resources while visiting the Historical Society. Although library materials cannot be taken to schools, the Society will work with educators to make copies, scans, and photographs available for in classroom use. (photocopy fee $0.25/page)