Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:00pm
The Life and Times of Morton F. Plant
Sponsored by: Branford Historical Society
Gilded Age financier Morton F. Plant inherited his father’s transportation empire determined to improve his community. A dreamer eager to invest in innovative technology and grassroots community causes alike, Plant’s influence ran deep on the Connecticut shoreline prior to World War I, and his legacy remains prominent. Plant’s summer mansion, Branford House, is one of southeastern Connecticut’s iconic landmarks. He was instrumental in founding the prestigious Connecticut College.
- Admission: free
- Branford High School Auditorium
- 185 East Main St
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