VOLUME 16/NUMBER 2
CONNECTICUT HISTORY, ONE GOOD STORY AFTER ANOTHER
IN THIS ISSUE: Preservation Detective Stories > New Canaan’s Frank Lloyd Wright > The Challenge of Abandoned Churches > Olmsted in Connecticut > Is Your House a Kit House?
ON THE COVER: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Tirranna, New Canaan. photo: Robert Gregson
Table of Contents
9 Hog River Journal
10 Letters, etc.
14 Buy Your House from a Catalog
Tips for discovering if your house was built from a kit.
By Rachel Shoemaker
20 Connecticut Architecture Explored
A preview of Connecticut Architecture: Stories of 100 Places.
By Christopher Wigren
26 Frederick Law Olmsted in Connecticut
Where the revered landscape architect left his mark.
By W. Phillips Barlow and Elena Pascarella
32 Connecticut’s Wright-Designed “Running Waters”
A hidden Frank Lloyd Wright right here.
By Robert Gregson
36 Hadlyme’s Grand Barn
By Carolyn Wakeman
38 Bringing Back “Restmore”
By David K. Sturges
40 Preserving Houses of Worship
By Frank Hagaman
44 The Oldest House in Greenwich
By Christopher Franco
46 Saving Face
By Mary M. Donohue
48 Site Lines: Finding Isabel
By Nicholas DeLong