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Caledonia Association records
Creator: Caledonia Association
Dates:  1829-1910
Extent:  1 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:  Includes minutes, correspondence, clippings, resolutions, invitations, and notes documenting the work of the Caledonian Association. The association's main activity seems to have been to foster theological discussion and debate.
Caledonia County Sunday School records
Creator: Caledonia County Sunday School Society.
Dates:   1835-1847
Extent:  1 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:  Includes correspondence, reports, speeches, petitions, and lists created by Rev. John H. Worcester in the course of his involvement with the Caledonia County Sunday School.
Harriet Pope and Charles Walter Carpenter papers
Creator: Carpenter, Harriet (Harriet Pope Carpenter), 1875-1962.
Dates:  1895-1902
Extent:  .25 linear feet (8 folders)
Abstract:  The collection is primarily comprised of letters exchanged by Harriet Pope and Charles Walter Carpenter during the period of their courtship.
George C. Cary Papers
Creator: Cary, George C. 1864-1931.
Dates:  1898-1986
Extent:  2.25 linear feet (2 boxes) 1 oversized folder
Abstract:  George Clinton Cary (1864-1931) founded the Cary Maple Sugar Company, which eventually grew to a million-dollar business, in St. Johnsbury in 1904. Cary had to file for bankruptcy in 1931, but the bankruptcy did not affect his company since the liabilities were mainly due to accommodation endorsements on notes and papers of business concerns. The collection consists mainly of correspondence and financial and legal records relating to Cary's bankruptcy and estate.
Cray family home movies
Creator: Cray Family
Dates:  1942-1956
Extent:  1 linear foot (41 reels)
Abstract:  The collection includes black and white and color 8 mm. movies of family and friends, vacations in Maine, and films with Vermont backgrounds, such as the Tunbridge and Rutland Fairs; Joe's Pond in Danville, Miles Pond in East Concord, and Harvey's Lake in Barnet; the St. Johnsbury pet and circus parades; and the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe.
Earl Cross covered bridge photograph collection
Creator: Cross, Earl, 1892-1979.
Dates:  1940's
Extent:  1.5 linear feet
Abstract:  The collection primarily consists of negatives taken by Earl Cross depicting Vermont covered bridges ca. 1940.