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BRISTOL | Lumberman Noah Lathrop provided door-to-door, horse-drawn wagon delivery service as shown in this rare 1915 photograph taken in downtown Bristol. more

Sep 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Four rooms upstairs at the Deer’s Head Inn are renovated and reopened, appointed in fresh, white bedding, braided rugs and new bathrooms. more

Sep 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Now’s the time to visit the Ticonderoga Heritage Museum before it closes after Columbus Day. more

Sep 23, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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BRANDON | The great 19th century orator and anti-slavery champion Fredrick Douglass recognized early on that the fight to free slaves in America would only happen with the help of women. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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WILLSBORO | A pair of projects in the town of Willsboro are seeking to renovate and restore the history of the region. more

Sep 21, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

I must have missed the influx of Southern Rebels who moved to the Adirondacks, but there’s no mistaking the displays of “Stars & Bars” flying from porch roofs and pick-up trucks. more

Sep 21, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga is giving the 14th annual Seminar on the American Revolution this weekend with a plethora of expert speakers. more

Sep 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

Reminiscence of a past tragedy more

Sep 20, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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TICONDEROGA | The birth of the Army Air Service during World War I is the subject of a new program coming to the Hancock House in Ticonderoga. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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RUTLAND | The old Rutland Hospital officially opened on Sept. 6, 1896 with four physicians who coordinated medical care and 10 beds. more

Sep 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH), a nonprofit historic preservation group, will spotlight the work of two Plattsburgh residents at a special award ceremony next week. more

Sep 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society has gone to its fall schedule amid a banner year for visitors to the Hancock House. more

Sep 14, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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Sep 13, 2017 1:15 PM The Sun

100 years ago – September 1917 more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg History Weekend, co-sponsored by the North Creek Railway Depot Preservation and the town of Johnsburg, is slated to return for its second year on Sept. 15-17. more

Sep 8, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PORT HENRY | Sherman Free Library is hosting an Antiques Appraisal Fair at the library on Saturday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. more

Sep 7, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

Searches and deeds refer to property and not buildings, as buildings came and go with time — and land, hopefully, lasts forever. more

Sep 6, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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MIDDLEBURY |  Every September, the State of Vermont celebrates the past by devoting an entire month to fun and educational activities relating to the field of archaeology. more

Sep 5, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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JOHNSBURG | Johnsburg Historical Society President Delbert Chambers installed a new sign for the John Thurman/Elm Hill historical marker on South Johnsburg Road on Aug. 23. more

Sep 4, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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REDFORD | A historic marker near the Church of Assumption was dedicated during the Town of Saranac’s annual 15th of Redford celebration last month. more

Sep 3, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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