Leonard F. Swift Chosen "Grand Marshal"
Leonard Swift presenting the town with a framed copy of the original
'Act to Incorporate' at the Proclamation Day Ceremony in 2004.
He has recently written a Heritage book of Hinsdale.
The book is available
For ordering make checks payable to HH BOOK and mail to:
PO Box 93
Hinsdale, MA 01235.
Leonard is currently working on The Early History.
He is a 1933 graduate of Dalton High School and is professor emeritus of education at Hofstra University School of Education, where he specialized in training history and social science teachers.
He is a member of the Dayz Committee and was pivotal in the work to prepare the town's Dayz Super Week, July 17-25.
Hats off to Leonard Swift for his hours of research and devotion for the town of Hinsdale that has helped make it the special place that it is today.