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Hidden History of Old Lyme, Lyme and East Lyme

By Jim Lampos and Michaelle Pearson

Old Lyme, Lyme and East Lyme were once one town, founded in the 1600s. Known for early innovations in industry, government and education, these towns also share a wealth of overlooked history. Discover the taverns where Patriots met during the Revolution, the Diving Horses at the Golden Spur Amusement Park and the Spiritualist Camp that has held séances since 1882. Meet the smuggler captain who routinely escaped prison to visit his wife, the Revolutionary War veteran who trailblazed the West and the abolitionist who helped Frederick Douglass escape to freedom. Authors Jim Lampos and Michaelle Pearson weave a fascinating tapestry of local legends, history and lore.

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Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: The History Press (2020)
ISBN-13: 978-1467143400
Product Size: 6 x .31 x 9 inches