Pilgrimage to the heart(h) of Bronson Alcott

I am pleased to present this guest post by Helen Batchelder -- she had the privilege of visiting the birthplace of Bronson Alcott. You can still sign up to attend Helen's two lectures on Alcott at the Fruitlands Museum - call 978-456-3924, ext. 291. Cost is $12 for members, $20 for non-members. * * * …

In search of Bronson Alcott’s birthplace

I am pleased to present this guest post by Laurel Langdon who has discovered the exact location of Bronson Alcott's birthplace. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Nagging question. Did anyone really know where Bronsons birthplace was? …

Hidden treasures in Connecticut

I just found this cool article about hidden historical treasures in Connecticut. Here's a tantalizing tidbit - makes me want to go and look for it: " 'There are abandoned graveyards in many towns. In Wolcott there’s a cemetery, hidden in brush, that is the final resting place of members of the Alcott family.' [says …