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Chelsea Town Hall

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296 VT Rte 110
Chelsea, VT 05038 United States

January 2020

Vermont Women and the Civil War

January 23, 2020
7:00 pm
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Vermont’s remarkable Civil War battlefield record is well documented, but little is known of how Vermont women sustained the home front. Historian Howard Coffin explains, with nearly 35,000 of the state’s able-bodied men at war, how women took on farming, worked in factories, served as nurses in the state's military hospitals, and more. Read More »


February 2020

From the Parlor to Polling Place: Stories and Songs from the Suffragists

February 11, 2020
7:00 pm
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Singer and historian Linda Radtke, in period garb and "Votes for Women" sash, celebrates the centennial of the passage of the 19th amendment, specifically highlighting the decades-long persistence of Vermonters, both women and men. Read More »

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