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Service Stations, Garages and Mechanics - Then and Now

Date/Time

May 16, 2017
06:30 PM until 07:30 PM

Description

The Gunn Historical Museum’s Washington History Club at Night will meet to discuss service stations, garages, gas pumps, car dealers, and mechanics then and now. This event is open to the public.

Many local garages began as carriage shops operated by blacksmiths and switched to auto repair as the mode of transportation transitioned from horse-drawn carriages to the automobile. Bring your favorite stories and memories to share about interesting past and present service stations in Washington, the people who worked there, and the folks who frequented them!

Cost

Free

Location

View map Gunn Memorial Library
5 Wykeham Road
Washington, CT

Additional Information

Sponsor

Gunn Historical Museum

Phone

860-868-7756

Contact name

Lisa Breese

Contact email

info@gunnhistoricalmuseum.org

Region:

Litchfield

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