This talk focused on North Bennington before the Park-McCullough House was built. The 1856 map of the village is a guide for the homes, stores and mills that are discussed.
Hoff was the first democratic governor to be elected in Vermont in 109 years. He was elected in 1962. He modernized the state politically and was a catalyst for turning a staunch Republican stronghold into one of the bluest states in the union.
Charles Cresson Jones, the livestock superintendent at Fillmore Farm in Bennington, went to England to purchase Dorset Longhorn sheep. The owner of the farm provided a first class ticket on the Titanic for Mr. Jones’ return trip.
Explores Ethan’s early life, his capture of Fort Ticonderoga and his capture by the British in Canada. Allen spent the Battle of Bennington in a prison in Britain.