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This Week in Poultney History

1919 – Oven Ad in Autumn

pj-sept-26-1919-1September 26th, 1919, The Poultney Journal: If you were planning to bake some fall and winter treats in Poultney one hundred years ago, the task was not as easy as it is today. To find out what was helpful for folks back then, click here!

Watch “Of Wheelmen, The New Woman, and Good Roads” lecture!

If you missed our annual meeting Sunday 9/20, you can now watch the full lecture for free!

Annual Meeting this Saturday, September 20th!

The Poultney Historical Society will team up with Slate Valley Trails to host a free lecture and slideshow entitled “Of Wheelmen, The New Woman, and Good Roads: Bicycling in Vermont, 1880-1920” on Sunday, September 20th at 2pm on the lawn in front of the East Poultney Schoolhouse.

East Poultney Day 2020 Webinar – Recording

Tune in live as esteemed historian Carrie Brown presents an illustrated talk entitled, “Rosie’s Mom: Forgotten Women of the First World War.” She will uncover the human story behind historic events and explore the interplay between technology and culture.

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 […]