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This Week in Poultney History

1927 – “Soldiers’ Memorial for Poultney”

February 11th, 1927, The Poultney Journal - A local resident published a poem expressing the desire to erect a World War I memorial for Poultney's veterans. The writer also hoped to gain support for the project in time for the next Town vote. To read the poem in the original newspaper clipping, click here.

PHS Newsletter – Winter 2019

Check out the newest edition of the Poultney Historical Society Newsletter!

Purchase the new 2019 “Poultney Remembers” Calendar

The Poultney Historical Society’s new “Poultney Remembers” 2019 Calendar is now available for purchase – Click here to view our new “Poultney Remembers” 2019 Calendar. The calendar is made up of pictures from the Poultney Historical Society Collections and features photographs of East Poultney, Poultney, historic buildings, and beautiful scenery of the surrounding area. Take a […]

Join us November 18 for “19th Century School Slates” presentation!

Join the Poultney Historical Society at our Annual Meeting in the East Poultney Schoolhouse on Sunday, November 18th at 2:00pm! The event will feature…

East Poultney Day’s Grand Prize – $200 Amtrak Gift Certificate!

That’s right folks; the grand prize winner of this year’s East Poultney Day raffle will receive an Amtrak gift certificate worth $200, which is comparable to a roundtrip ticket for 2 adults from Castleton, VT to Montreal, Canada! So come to East Poultney Day to learn about the history of transportation in Vermont, see our […]