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Brendan Clune

03-25-2015

Conference Explores Electric Power From the North

Under the shadow of the 1970’s oil crisis, Vermont’s then-governor Richard Snelling negotiated to purchase electric power from Quebec. In July 1984, the government-owned utility Hydro-Quebec and Vermont finalized a long-term contract, and over the following decades a large portion of the state’s electric power has flowed ...

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02-08-2015

Meghan Cope selected as 2015 Frank Bryan Summer Research Award Winner

Children, especially those on the economic margins of society, are easily lost from history, in part because there are few official records of their locations and migrations. The turn of the 19th-20th century was a period of great change technologically as well as culturally in the US broadly, and, specifically for this study, in ...

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02-02-2015

 

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11-13-2014

Vermont Roots Migration Project

The Vermont Roots Migration Project is a comprehensive collection of about 3,700 individual perspectives on Vermont from present and former residents.

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