Snow removal equipment changes over time

Through the Years: Snow Removal By WAYNE CARHART In New England when people lived mostly on farms, snow removal was limited to clearing a path from the house to the barn Ñ if the two buildings were not connected by a series of sheds, as they often were. Most of the...
Brattleboro’s Beginnings

Brattleboro’s Beginnings

Origins Brattleboro's Beginnings Intro Abenaki & Fort Dummer Prior to the 1700’s, Vermont was home to the Abenaki.  Fort Dummer was built as the first English settlement in Vermont in 1724.   The site sight The view of the Connecticut River and Mount...
Mount Wantastiquet

Mount Wantastiquet

Mt. Wantastiquet Foremost among Brattleboro’s many striking geographical features is Mount Wantastiquet. Rising some 1300 feet above sea level in Chesterfield, New Hampshire, the mountain looms over downtown Brattleboro from across the Kwenitekw/Connecticut River—a...
Fort Dummer

Fort Dummer

JESSICA DOLAN FROM FORT DUMMER PODCAST One of the historical sites in Brattleboro that is a key site for Indigenous history, and the history of competition between England and France to settle North America, is Fort Dummer. The history of Fort Dummer takes us into the...
Oral History Project: Peter Gould

Oral History Project: Peter Gould

Oral history project: the vietnam war era Peter Gould In 1969 Peter Gould was, “tired of the Vietnam War, [and] angry at my county,” as he fled the disconsolate urban chaos in search of an alternative. He found it in at Packer Corners, in Guilford, Vermont...