Deep Dive into Green Mountain History

New book collects essays by pair of top Vermont historians
Old photograph of the Green Mountains

In the Allen family, Ethan is the headliner. True, younger brother Ira has a firm hold on his place in the University of Vermont’s founding and, accordingly, his likeness in bronze on the University Green. But he was forgotten when he died, buried in a pauper’s grave in Philadelphia, while Revolutionary War hero Ethan’s funeral drew state dignitaries and a crowd of ordinary Vermonters paying...

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Vermont Research News January 15, 2021

The Center for Research on Vermont recently asked its members to share the titles of high impact Vermont books. The enthusiastic responses ranged from a single title to long lists. Some members simply submitted titles, while others provided extensive notes to explain why the titles are important.

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