Exhibits

Currently on Display at the BHC

The BHC maintains an exhibition area on the third floor of the Burroughs-Saden Library.  Please stop by and take a look.

The Locomobile Story

Librarians Meg Rinn and Steve Kwasnik have created an exhibit on Bridgeport’s storied Locomobile Company, producer of early, luxury automobiles and the Riker Truck that was used heavily in WWI. Company marketing materials, photographs, and biographical information on designer Andrew L. Riker are on display.

Changing Urban Landscape and Bridgeport’s Collective Memory 

A display of images from the History Center depicting downtown sites from “then and now” as well as Bridgeporters engaged in shared experiences such as shopping or seeking entertainment.

 As Time Goes By:  A Chronology of Bridgeport Events from its Founding  to 1935

A visual time line highlighting key Bridgeport events, people, and facts researched and designed by Librarian Stephen Kwasnik and executed by local Bridgeport artists with many photos and graphics from the History Center.