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Photo courtesy of H. Brooke Paige

This 1967 promotional Vermont television news image appeared in the local newspaper TV listings to promote a new fall season of national and local broadcast programs. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Ken and Jean Heleba

WEST RUTLAND | Today’s Carving Studio and Sculpture Center in West Rutland served as the West Rutland Vermont Marble Company Store during the early 1900s. Read more

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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

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Image by Knowol

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

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Library of Congress

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

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Photo provided by Vermont Historical Society

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

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

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Photo provided by UCLA

In 1962, actor Robert Lansing, star of  ABC-TV’s Emmy Award-winning “12 O’Clock High” series and actress/wife Emily McLaughlin met Robert Frost in Ripton during the summer before the poet’s death at age 88. Read more

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Photo provided by the Henry Sheldon Museum

MIDDLEBURY | Players on the 1896 Middlebury College baseball team posed for their official membership photograph on campus. Read more

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RUTLAND | This vintage photograph shows the Center Rutland Rail Bridge above Center Rutland Falls, also known as Mead’s Falls. Read more

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Photo provided by University of Vermont

BENNINGTON | Downtown Bennington is shown in this University of Vermont photograph. Read more

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Photo courtesy Ben & Jerry’s

BURLINGTON | From this renovated gas station in 1980s downtown Burlington, to far-off places... Read more

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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. Read more

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Library of Congress

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

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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. Read more

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Library of Congress photo

BRISTOL | A view of downtown Bristol during the 1870s when horses, hitching posts, and water troughs dominated the local storefronts. Read more

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Photo courtesy of the Forbes Library

A Republican lawyer from Vermont, President Calvin Coolidge worked his way up the ladder of Massachusetts state politics, eventually becoming governor. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Vermont State Archives & Records Administration

Hollister Jackson (Dec. 7, 1875–Nov. 2, 1927) was the 55th Lieutenant Governor of Vermont. Read more

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Photo courtesy Town of Brandon

BRANDON | An 1870s view of downtown Brandon, Vt., with the classical Grecian-inspired town hall and the stone bridge over the Neshobe River. Read more

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Chester Alan Arthur was a Fairfield, Vt., attorney and politician who served as the 21st President of the U.S. from 1881 to 1885. Read more

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BARNARD | On Thanksgiving Day 1881, James Cadwell was hunting in Barnard, Vt. Read more

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