The Life of Lt. Colonel William Ledyard
Most people know Lt. Colonel William Ledyard for his death during the Battle of Groton Heights in 1781. But what about his life? John Steward, who pens “Tossing Lines,” a column in The Day newspaper’s Times editions, fills in the missing pieces of Ledyard’s legacy. Thanks to GMTV’s Pat Crawford for putting this video together.
Recorded on September 7, 2023
Bacon Banjo Company Program
In the 1920s and 1930s, the Bacon Banjo Company was located on Thames Street in Groton, CT. Founded by celebrity musician Frederick Bacon, the company produced high-quality instruments that are still sought after today. Learn more about the Bacon Banjo Company’s history and enjoy a live performance by Marc Bernier, Bill Pratt, and Jason Rusk.
Recorded on May 6, 2023