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Articles with keyword "Vermont"

Rachel Tirrell, Rockingham Free Public Library Intern

50 States of Preservation: Rockingham Free Public Library in Rockingham, Vermont

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helped Rockingham Free Public Library preserve photographs showing the town's history.

Duck decoys


Decoy Collection at Vermont’s Shelburne Museum Gets New Roost

Archaeological evidence shows modern hunters were not the first to use decoys.

In Focus

Victor Swenson

Victor Swenson has tried to end illiteracy by encouraging a love of reading in adults.

Building a tub boat.


School of Hard Knots

It takes patience and cunning to learn the traditional way of Japanese boats.

Peter Gilbert, director of the Vermont Humanities Council

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Vermont's Peter Gilbert

Peter Gilbert recruits top scholars to Vermont's monthly gatherings.