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  • Collection: Postcards

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Colorized postcard showing people enjoying the beach.

The "Anchor" cottage and others on Fairfield beach.

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The Birdcraft Sanctuary was created by pioneer conservationist Mabel Osgood Wright in 1914. With Annie B. Jennings' gift of 10 acres of land, Birdcraft became the first-of-its-kind songbird sanctuary in the nation, and formed the basis for the…

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Color postcard of Bronson Avenue

Postcard showing Post Road and exterior of Community Theatre, with parking in front.

The Community Theatre was opened in 1922. The building was built on a swamp known as Hyde's Pond. As a result of this, the foundation had to be stabilized by…

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Colorized postcard of Fairfield Beach, c. 1932

Black and white postcard titled "Campers, Fairfield Beach. Fairfield, Conn." Shows large tent-like structures used to provide temporary shelter at the beach. An American flag and a pavilion are also pictured. Although Fairfield's beach became a mecca…

Postcard of the Fairfield Beach landscape and houses, c. 1900.

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Fairfield Trust Company Building, Fairfield, Conn.
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