The Windsor Grange

2017-12-12T12:15:16-05:00December 18th, 2017|Tags: |

The Order of Patrons of Husbandry, the national Grange movement, began in 1867 with a mission that combined nationwide support for farmers, including education and lobbying, and family-based social and community-service activities. The initiative was widely embraced and spread rapidly across the country. The first Grange in Windsor was organized in 1874.

Windsor’s 20th-Century Post Offices

2019-02-13T14:13:29-05:00July 10th, 2017|Tags: |

Windsor's first post office was located in Nathaniel Howard's home/store at 96 Palisado Avenue, the current Strong-Howard House. Around 1840 Windsor's townspeople petitioned to have the post office moved into the area of today's Windsor's center. The following is a brief listing of recent post offices.