This Week in Poultney History

1940 – Barn Fire in Poultney Reveals Issue in Firefighter Service

June 27th, 1940, The Poultney Herald: A barn fire in Poultney was discovered by neighbors in the early summer of 1940. Although their was limited damage and no one was hurt, a flawed fire alarm system was reason enough for the Town to hold a vote. To learn more and to see the original news clipping, click: See original news clipping.

It’s time for East Poultney Day vendors!

There is still time to become an East Poultney Day Vendor! Submit an online vendor form or contact…

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…