Local History

Links to historical information and documents

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The Mount Independence-Hubbardton 1776 Military Road
By Joseph L. and Mabel A. Wheeler
Front Matter–Cover, Title Page, and Table of Contents
Part I–Related Roads.  Mount Independence.  [Includes maps.]
Part II–Building the Road.  Route, Orwell to Battlefield.

Historical Postcards Set 1
Historical Postcards Set 2
Most from Lake Bomoseen and the Castleton, Vermont area.  Early 1900s.

The Windmill That Worked
An article about the 1940’s Grandpa’s Knob wind project.  Published in the November 1975 issue of Country Journal.

“Mary Tyler’s Journal” Paper
A paper written by George Floyd Newbrough of Norwich University about Mary Tyler’s Journal.  1952.

Diary of LeRoy Farley Hovey
Transcription of an 1862 diary written by LeRoy Farley Hovey, age 14-15.  References the Castleton, Vermont area.