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East Poultney Day Webinar this Saturday, August 8th at 11 AM!

In celebration of our annual East Poultney Day, this year the Poultney Historical Society will host a free online lecture to honor the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote.Esteemed historian Carrie Brown will present an illustrated talk on August 8th at 11am entitled, “Rosie’s Mom: Forgotten Women of the First World War.” She will uncover the human […]

East Poultney Day 2020 is cancelled

Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on large gatherings and activities, the Poultney Historical Society will be cancelling its in-person East Poultney Day event, which was planned to take place on Saturday, August 8th, 2020. We are very sorry to our vendors, patrons, and visitors to this event.  If you were going to be a […]

1907 – Welsh Presbyterians Hold Annual CYMANFA in Poultney

October 4th, 1907, The Poultney Journal – Poultney was proud to announce that the annual cymanfa of Welsh Presbyterians of both New York and Vermont would be held in the Welsh Church in town! As the article mentions, this event had a high attendance  and it had been many years since the event was last held in Poultney. To […]