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This Week in Poultney History

1906 – Closing Out Sale in Poultney

Sale in 1906April 27, 1906, The Poultney Journal: The Derby store announced a huge closing out sale, the likes of which Poultney has never seen! Prices of clothes, gents' furnishings and shoes can be seen taking up an entire page of the newspaper. See original news clipping.  

“Poultney Remembers” Lecture Series was a Success MapleFest Weekend!

The Poultney Historical Society received a great turnout at The Meeting House for Poultney’s Maplefest celebration on Saturday, March 25th. At 1:00pm, Green Mountain College students presented…

“Poultney Remembers” Lecture Series continues on Sunday, March 12th at 2pm

“A Proper and Reputable Occupation: Young Vermont Women and Teaching in the 19th Century” will look at rural teaching in the years after the Civil War…

East Poultney Day 2017 – reserve space now

This annual family fair celebrates Poultney’s rich history on the beautiful East Poultney green. Vendors and demonstrators of traditional crafts and antiques are invited to reserve space now…

Slate Sentinel project complete with installation of two stones

Poultney has completed a project that recognizes the importance of Vermont slate to the generations of families who have…