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Tennie Toussaint Photographs

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Collection Overview

The Tennie Toussaint collection includes photographs of agricultural landscapes, logging, mills, barn raisings, and railroad bridges from the Danville, Vermont area, circa 1900. Tennie Toussaint was a columnist for the Burlington Free Press in the 1960s - 1970s.

Time Period Covered: circa 1900 

Source Document: Tennie Toussaint Photographs 

Published:  April 10, 2007,  University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections

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Title:   House and barns across a field with rolling hills and fields in the background.

Date:  1900

Resource type:   photographs

View of house and barns across a field with rolling hills and fields in the background.

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    Title:   House with family on porch

    Date:  1900

    Resource type:   photographs

    Family standing on porch of house, barn pictured in background.

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      Title:   John Weeks store in North Danville, Vt.

      Date:  1900

      Resource type:   photographs

      John Weeks store in North Danville, Vt.

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        Title:   John Weeks store in North Danville, Vt.

        Date:  1900

        Resource type:   photographs

        John Weeks store in North Danville, Vt.

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          Title:   Loading hay

          Date:  1900

          Resource type:   photographs

          Three men loading hay onto a wagon pulled by two horses.

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            Title:   Lucius Stanton and an unidentified friend enjoy a glass of cider

            Date:  1900

            Resource type:   photographs

            Used in a Burlington Free Press article (February 27, 1969) by Tennie Toussaint, "Early Vermonters Found Cash, Conviviality in 'Hard Likker': Potato Whiskey Ads Once Familiar." Caption for photo is "Lucius Stanton, right, and an unidentified friend enjoy a glass of cider in the front yard of Stanton's farm home above North Danville. The property is now the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Langmaid. This photo was probably taken about 1900."

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              Title:   Man leaning against a building next to a stream and dam

              Date:  1900

              Resource type:   photographs

              Man leaning against a building next to a stream and dam, which is probably the power source for a sawmill. Also pictured is a small truss bridge on a large stone foundation.

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                Title:   Man with dog

                Date:  1900

                Resource type:   photographs

                Man with a dog in a field.

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                  Title:   Man, horse, and carriage with two women

                  Date:  1900

                  Resource type:   photographs

                  Man holding the head of a horse, which is pulling a carriage with two women seated in it. Group is in front of a house.

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                    Title:   Men and horses in front of a sugarhouse

                    Date:  1900

                    Resource type:   photographs

                    Portrait of men with horses and sled pulling maple sap into the sugarhouse.

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                      Title:   Men and women standing on the roof and in front of a building

                      Date:  1900

                      Resource type:   photographs

                      Group of men and women standing on the roof and in front of a building. Structure is probably related to North Danville sawmill operations.

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                        Title:   Men loading logs onto a train car

                        Date:  1900

                        Resource type:   photographs

                        Group of men in the process of loading logs onto train cars for removal from the woods. Large piles of logs are on one side of the railroad tracks.

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                          Title:   Men sawing wood

                          Date:  1900

                          Resource type:   photographs

                          Group of men sawing wood. Quality of original negative is poor.

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                            Title:   Men with horses and wagons at the bottom of the Pumpkin Hill Bridge in Danville, Vermont

                            Date:  1900

                            Resource type:   photographs

                            Men with horses and wagons at the bottom of the Pumpkin Hill Bridge in Danville, Vermont

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                              Title:   North Danville sawmill

                              Date:  1900

                              Resource type:   photographs

                              Caption to Tennie Toussaint article in Burlington Free Press December 30, 1971 reads, "Taken at North Danville sawmill about 1900, this picture also could have been taken three weeks ago. The only changes are a small bridge in the center, which used to be wooden and is now iron, and the barn on the right is now gone."

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                                Title:   North Danville sawmill workers

                                Date:  1900

                                Resource type:   photographs

                                Picture appears on p. 138 of Susannah Clifford's "Village in the Hills: a History of Danville, Vermont 1786-1995." Caption reads, "The sawmill in North Danville. Arthur Sanborn, whose office was in the little building at the right, is at the extreme left."

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                                  Title:   Old North Church

                                  Date:  1900

                                  Resource type:   photographs

                                  Old North Church. Long open front porch and large front window.

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                                    Title:   Oxen pulling logs

                                    Date:  1900

                                    Resource type:   photographs

                                    Men using oxen to pull logs with chains at the bottom of a small hill.

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                                      Title:   Portrait of a seated older woman.

                                      Date:  1900

                                      Resource type:   photographs

                                      Portrait of a seated older woman.

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                                        Title:   Portrait of two women.

                                        Date:  1900

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                                        Portrait of two women.

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                                          Title:   Railroad workers

                                          Date:  1900

                                          Resource type:   photographs

                                          Group of railroad workers standing next to the rail line they are laying down. Steam engine used for power is also pictured.

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                                            Title:   Railroad workers loading dirt into train cars

                                            Date:  1900

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                                            Railroad workers loading dirt into train cars.

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                                              Title:   Railroad workers pictured with a steam powered shovel

                                              Date:  1900

                                              Resource type:   photographs

                                              Railroad workers pictured with a steam powered shovel

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                                                Title:   Sap buckets

                                                Date:  1900

                                                Resource type:   photographs

                                                Collection of sap buckets at the bottom of a tree.

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                                                  Title:   Sawing logs by horsepower

                                                  Date:  1900

                                                  Resource type:   photographs

                                                  Picture appears on p. 130 of Susannah Clifford's "Village in the Hills: a History of Danville, Vermont 1786-1995." Caption reads, "Sawing logs by horsepower at Webster's farm in the early 1900's. Left to right are Lee Hatch II, Arthur Webster, George Weeks, Edwin Webster, and Henry Page."

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