Friday, May 17, 2013

Derby Historical Society to dedicate Hull portrait in Ansonia

Ceremony planned at Humphreys House 
ANSONIA - The Derby Historical Society invites the public for the announcement this Sunday of the addition of a portrait of Commodore Isaac Hull (c. 1798-1804) to the Society's museum collection.

Isaac Hull
A brief dedication ceremony will be held at 1:30 pm. at the Gen. David Humphreys House, 37 Elm St.

Refreshments will be served. 
This event is free to the public; donations are accepted and appreciated.

Sunday tours will also be held on this date, from 2 – 4 p.m.  Feel free to inquire about a tour after the ceremony.

The Derby Historical Society is a regional historical society dedicated to preserving, maintaining and celebrating the rich and varied history of the Lower Naugatuck Valley.

Staff offices are located at the Sarah Riggs Humphreys House, 37 Elm St.

Note: Re-posting this announcement as a reminder for local history buffs.  It promises to be an interesting event.

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