Franklin History Room

The Franklin History Room

The Franklin Historical Society, Ashbel Woodward Museum, and Janet Carlson Calvert Library are proud to invite people to take part in the Franklin History Room project. The Franklin History Room is designed to help preserve what life is like in this historic time of the COVID-19 pandemic.

We invite everyone, of all ages, to share photographs, recipes, stories, activities, and anything else they are doing during this time with us. We will be sharing all of this digitally at,,, and at

Whether it is in images or in story, we want you to help preserve a record of this major event. We ask that you send any submissions to

If you include a photograph, please give us a brief description of the photograph and all individuals within the picture. With all submissions please include your name and contact information.

We hope to see everyone share parts of their time during COIVD-19.

Matthew Novosad, Franklin Historical Society President