Colchester Avenue is located due north of the University of Vermont's campus, curving then heading west towards East Avenue. It has primarily been a residential neighborhood with a few commercial businesses occupying what used to be residential. The building footprints highlighted are those that can be viewed within the McAllister photos in the following links.
For further information, the following may be referenced:
Blow, David. Historic Guide to Burlington Neighborhoods. Burlington: Chittenden County Historical Society, 2003.
H.A. Manning Company. Burlington and Winooski Directory. Greenfield, MA: Manning, 1914-1980.
L.P. Waite & Company. Burlington City Directory. Burlington: L.P. Waite & Company, 1983-1913.
Sanborn Map Company. Insurance Maps of Burlington, Vermont, Chittenden County. New York: Sanborn, 1906-1978.
Sanborn-Perris Map Company. Insurance Maps of Burlington, Vermont, Chittenden County. New York: Sanborn, 1894-1900.
United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service. National Register of Historic Places. Washington, D.C.: National Park Service, c.1995.
Historic Burlington Project
Burlington 1890 | Burlington 1877 | Burlington 1869 | Burlington 1853 | Burlington 1830
Produced by University of Vermont Historic Preservation Program graduate students
in HP 206 Researching Historic Structures and Sites - Prof. Thomas Visser
in collaboration with UVM Landscape Change Program
Historic images courtesy of Louis L. McAllister Photograph Collection University of Vermont Library Special Collections