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Danville’s Lovely Miss Whittier

By Sharon Lakey, Danville Historical Society Whenever we plan our Annual Meeting Program, I am always looking for Danville connections. This year, a speaker listed in the Vermont Humanities Speaker’s Bureau caught my eye: Linda Radtke performing a program entitled … Continue reading

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On her 80th birthday, a Danville Artist Shares her Story

By Sharon Lakey “I’ve been kind of a maverick. I feel as if I’ve washed along, fitting in here and there…” Robin Rothman   Robin Rothman has always been a bit of an enigma. She is a lone walker on … Continue reading

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A few tickets left!

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An unusual way to cook beans!

A fund raising and delicious old-timey way of cooking beans is being enacted at the Greenbank’s Hollow Historic Park this coming Sunday. Please join us. Call for tickets.

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You’re invited to a mini-bioblitz

This Saturday, June 11—and the weather looks promising! Leader: Dave Houston On Saturday, June 11, 2016, all interested naturalists are invited to the Historic Park to gather by the covered bridge in Greenbank’s Hollow and then venture out into nearby forests, … Continue reading

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The Railroad in Vermont

 

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Thaddeus Stevens Post Office renaming program

FINAL PROGRAM w BG (1)

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Annual Celebratory Burn at Greenbank’s

Come join Hollis Prior and Dave Houston on Sunday, January 12 at 1:00, to help celebrate and honor the work that has been done at the historic park in Greenbank’s Hollow. There will be the traditional bonfire, burning brush that … Continue reading

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Ned, You Ought To Take Me in Your Auto

The story of the first automobile in Danville By Mark R. Moore Ancient Roads. When I first heard of their existence, I had visions of a mythical highway hidden under the soil and stones in some corners of the Republic … Continue reading

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Going to See the Elephant

By Paul Chouinard, President of the Danville Historical Society   April marks the beginning of the sesquicentennial observance of the outset of the Civil War with the firing on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor, April 12, 1861. For the next … Continue reading

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