Monthly Archives: May 2013

Lincoln movie brings public awareness to Thaddeus Stevens’ important role

By Patty Conly, President of the Danville Historical Society For a video of the event, produced by Kingdom Access, click here. Despite a spectacular spring day in the Northeast Kingdom and a vast array of events in competition, a large … Continue reading

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May 1863–North Star takes a shot at its hometown boy

The Efforts of Union Generals in the Eastern Theatre Comes to Naught and the North Star Takes a Shot at Its Hometown Boy By Gary Farrow, Danville Historical Society May 9, 1863 North Star–Radicalism Nothing is more common now, when … Continue reading

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Saving history, one building at a time

Masonic Hall Renovation Goes Forward on Danville Green By Sharon Lakey It takes a commitment to keep a town’s history alive, and Danville’s Masons of Washburn Lodge #92 appear to be in it for the long haul. The big, brick … Continue reading

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