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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | With the help of a grant from the International Paper Foundation, the Ticonderoga Heritage Museum has initiated a program to better preserve its extensive collection of documents and photographs. more

The Sun

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Photo by Kim Dedam

ELIZABETHTOWN | The bronze plaque in the front hallway at Keeseville Elementary has a dark patina, burnished deep brown by time. more

The Sun

Fifty-five years ago – November 1963 more

Community Columnists

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Image courtesy of the Sheldon Museum

MIDDLEBURY - Nov. 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice ending World War I. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo courtesy of Henry Sheldon Museum

MIDDLEBURY - A portrait of young Middlebury residents Austin, Ruth, and Katherine Ross during World War I. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Tim Rowland

CROWN POINT | It’s just a sign, except it isn’t. It’s a life. more

The Sun

The Last Two Minutes of Fighting

Photo/U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

ELIZABETHTOWN | Area veteran groups are preparing for ceremonies to honor Veterans Day this weekend. more

The Sun

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Democratic Socialists of America photo

MIDDLEBURY - This year, Republican candidates like Jack Williams and Brook Paige weren’t the only ones worried about left-wing radicalism creeping into Vermont’s politics. more

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Library of Congress

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

The Vermont Eagle

One hundred years ago – November 1918 more

Community Columnists

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | Geographically speaking, Ticonderoga was once among the most important places in North America. Historically speaking, it may soon be again. more

The Sun

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Wikipedia public domain image

I read a book, titled “Tomorrow-Land” by author Joseph Tirella. more

Editorials

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Photo courtesy of the Sheldon Museum

MIDDLEBURY - Members of this early 1900s Addison County hunting party display their game at the Pierce House in Middlebury. more

The Vermont Eagle

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File photo

GOSHEN | Willard Birchard, sergeant in Company F, Fifth Vermont Infantry, died in 1907 in Goshen with only a $15 gold pocket watch to his name. He was a four-year veteran of the Civil War. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | Benedict Arnold, among others, saw the problem. more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Clerk Joseph Provoncha won statewide honors in Albany for his work in preserving important documents, organizing archives and making them accessible to the public. more

The Sun

One hundred years ago – October 1918 more

Community Columnists

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TICONDEROGA | In the days before selfies, American colonists would remember their loved ones by snipping a lock of their hair and embedding the keepsake into a book or weaving it into a work of art. more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | Notable photographs on loan from the Henry Sheldon Museum’s “Our Town“ exhibit, depicting the history of Middlebury, are currently displayed in the public spaces of Middlebury’s new town offices building. more

The Vermont Eagle

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