Adelbert Coe Photo Collection

2019-02-13T11:44:23-04:00September 18th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Adelbert "Del" Coe (1913-1992) lived on Hayden Avenue in the center of Windsor. He took an avid interest in the changes taking place in his community and documented many of them with his camera, the images revealing exactly what he witnessed as the decades passed from the 1950s through the 1980s.

Putting the Pieces Together: The Rediscovery of the Katherine Barker Drake Photographic Collection

2019-02-15T16:50:56-04:00July 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

"Aha!" moments occur in research when a combination of luck and hard work causes fragments of information to fall into place, answering one or a series of questions. One such moment led to the identification of the photographer of several hundred historic photographs in the Society's collections.