As we update our audio tour, we also are updating the history section of our website. If you have any history related questions, please contact us at 

In the meantime, from time to time we will be adding installments of our "Stories Series" on this page.  The stories, and current information about our events, projects, and initiatives, are also available by subscribing to our E-Newsletter. 

Story #1 tells the fascinating tale of Charlotte Middleton DeWolf and her discovery of a new species of crabapple tree.

Story #2 is an observation of the life of Samuel Pomeroy Colt on the 100th year anniversary of his passing in 1921.

Story #3 takes place around 1915 and tells the story of hydroplanes and the aerodrome at Samuel Colt's farm in Bristol.

Story #4 tells the story of William Henry DeWolf and President Franklin Pierce.