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Aquatint by Antiques at Vermont

SOUTH BURLINGTON | Tim Camisa and Mike Rooney, of South Burlington’s Antiques at Vermont shop at the University Mall, are hosting a current exhibit of patent medicine in Vermont. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | People have long wondered what it might be like if walls could talk, but what about the artwork that hangs from them? At St. Mary’s School, they can, sort of. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | People of color got a rare taste of military equality during the American Revolution, a status they would not enjoy again for another 170 years. Read more

The Sun

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Fort Ticonderoga

TICONDEROGA | All are invited to discover British garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the American War of Independence, at the Fort Ticonderoga living history event set for Feb. 16. Read more

The Sun

I wrote about Stark’s Gold Mine last week. Lyman Stark announced to the world that he not only found pure gold nuggets in his mine, but later, he said he discovered silver, lead, iron and diamonds in abundance there. Read more

Community Columnists

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TICONDEROGA | Mark Barie had written several important, tightly documented, history books when he decided to delve into historical fiction. The experience, he said, was liberating. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | This map of Middlebury was produced in 1886 by artist Lucien R. Burleigh, who spent his career visiting towns across America and creating detailed maps of what he saw, as if from a bird’s eye. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

TICONDEROGA |  The Ticonderoga Historical Society (THS) has received a $7,500 grant for the conservation of a battlefield mural depicting the significant historic battlefields from Plattsburgh to Saratoga. Read more

The Sun

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NEWCOMB | Adventurers who have an interest in both history and the outdoors will have two more weekends this winter to get a special look at the Camp Santanoni Historic Area, an architectural masterpiece nestled deep in the woods of Newcomb. Read more

The Sun

Recently, I was reading a very old copy of the Warrensburgh Historical Quarterly and I came across an article written by Warrensburg historian John Hastings. Read more

Community Columnists

STOWE | Celebrated snowboarder and author Brian L. Knight will discuss his new book, “Snowboarding in Southern Vermont; From Burton to the U.S. Open,” at the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum in Stowe, Vermont on Friday, Feb. 1, at 6 p.m. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Library of Congress

SALISBURY - An undated, possibly early 1900s side-view photograph of Shard Villa in Salisbury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Today, as I am writing this, is Jan. 19 and old Mother Nature is giving me a hard time about braving the elements to get to the Richards Library to partake in the service of their nifty micro-film machine. Read more

Community Columnists

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WINDSOR | On July 8, 1777, a group of delegates met at this tavern (today open as the historic Old Constitution House) in Windsor to sign the Constitution of Vermont. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | The next living history experience at Fort Ticonderoga, “Preparing for the Coming Campaign,” will be held Saturday, Jan. 19. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | A coin collector from Lewiston, Maine, with no prior connection to Middlebury College, has donated over 1,000 ancient coins to the Middlebury College Museum of Art. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

This rare vellum manuscript of the Constitution of Vermont dates from 1777. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

A look back on history in January Read more

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