I don't know trees well enough to identify this one offhand, but I expect that it may put on an impressive flowering display, come Spring.
I've recently made two trips to shoot in several towns in Central/Eastern Connecticut. It's fascinating how different everything is from the "Northwest Corner" of the state where I live. The land is flat, the commercial and residential architecture is very different, the whole feel of the area is surprisingly different considering the distance is only about a third of the way across a very small state.
The Working Pictures February print offer, from the 107 Drive-ins Collection is ongoing. More info from the link in the sidebar on the right.