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St. Albans Historical Society and Museum

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Saint Albans, VT 05478 United States

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June 2018

“Reading” Places: Art, Architecture, and Gravestones in Early Vermont

June 21
7:00 pm
Image of a Vermont graveyard

In developing their towns, early Vermont settlers created a wide range of things that spoke to their values, backgrounds, skills, and cultural attitudes. William Hosley demonstrates how art and artifacts can be used to understand historical experience while surveying the extraordinary visual allure of historic Vermont. Read More »

September 2018

Soup to Nuts: An Eccentric History of Food

September 6
7:00 pm
Image of painting of medieval kitchen helpers

Presented by writer Rebecca Rupp, this talk lets attendees find out about the rocky evolution of table manners, the not-so-welcome invention of the fork, the awful advent of portable soup, and the surprising benefits of family dinners—plus some catchy info on seasonal foods. Read More »

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