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A.W. Hoag and Associates Records
Creator: A.W. Hoag and Associates.
Dates:  Bulk, 1945-1961
Extent:  64.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains Survey maps, job tickets, field notes, notebooks, and sketches, photographs, correspondence, title abstracts, and other materials documenting the survey business activities of A.W. Hoag and Associates.
Collamer Abbott Collection
Creator: Abbott, Collamer M., b. 1919
Dates:  1790-1976
Extent:   11 cartons, 8 boxes
Abstract: The Abbott Collection is composed of papers, maps, and photographs on mining and minerals, particularly in Vermont and the Eastern United States.
Fortis Abbott Papers
Creator: Abbott, Fortis
Dates:  circa 1900-1975
Extent:  23.0 Linear feet23 Cartons
Abstract: Property appraisals, mainly Chittenden County.
Abernethy's Store Records
Creator: Abernethy's.
Dates:  1934-1982
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet10 linear ft.
Abstract: Collection contains account books, advertising, architectural drawings, some photos, an employee manual, correspondence, financial statements, tax returns, and building maintenance correspondence and records that document the activities Abernethy's Store of Burlington, VT, as well as the Abernethy Block building from the 1930s to the 1980s.
Richard Adelson Papers
Creator: Adelson, Richard
Dates:  1808-1983
Extent:   1 box
Abstract: Research notes and photocopies of correspondence from manuscript collections dealing with the John Henry affair (1812), an intrigue with the Governor-General of Lower Canada (Quebec), Sir James Craig.
George D. Aiken Papers
Creator: Aiken, George D. (George David), 1892-1984
Dates:  1892-1987
Extent:  360 cubic feet
Abstract: The papers consist primarily of Aiken's senatorial files: bills and amendments, hearings, committee reports and recommendations, statistical studies, press releases, a great deal of correspondence, newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, sound recordings, films, and his senate diaries, as well as some materials from Aiken's gubernatorial years
Alfred K. Ballard Pottery Co. Collection
Creator: Alfred K. Ballard Pottery Co.
Dates:  1860-1892
Extent:  1 Carton
Abstract: The Alfred K. Ballard Papers consist of information about the day to day activities of his pottery business. Pottery Invoices and reciepts make up the bulk of the collection.
Allen Family Papers
Creator: Allen family
Dates:  1730-1870
Extent:  12.0 Linear feet29 boxes
Abstract: Correspondence, deeds, land surveys, legal records, bills, receipts, and military and other papers, relating to political affairs in Vermont, military affairs in Vermont, Canada, France, New York, and Pennsylvania, Allen’s land dealings, American Revolution, Haldimand negotiations (1780-83), Directory of the French Republic (1795-99), Napoleon Bonaparte, Allen’s trip to France for arms for Vermont in the 1790’s, and his imprisonment in England.
Charles Edwin Allen Papers
Creator: Allen, Charles Edwin, 1838-1915.
Dates:  1860-1914
Extent:   4 boxes
Abstract: The Charles Edwin Allen Papers consist of materials relating both to Allen's life and his historical studies and writings, with the bulk concerning Allen's work on Burlington and Vermont history, including manuscripts and typescripts of several of his published articles and books.
Irene E. Allen Papers
Creator: Allen, Irene E.
Dates:  circa 1800-1985
Extent:  20.0 Linear feet20 shelf feet
Abstract: Irene Allen Papers, approximately 20 linear feet of diaries, family corres., photographs, and research files of Westford town historian and UVM graduate and employee, Irene Allen (1904 - 1986).
Lyman Allen Papers
Creator: Allen, Lyman, 1872-1961
Dates:  1942-1971
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Dr. Lyman Allen, 1872-1961, served on the faculty of the College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, was professor of Surgery at UVM, chief of Surgery at the Mary Fletcher Hospital, and attending surgeon at the Mary Fletcher, DeGoesbriad Memorial, and Fanny Allen Hospitals. This collections contains a book of typescript poetry, much of it concerning Christmas, a 1950 travel journal, an audio tape of an interview from about 1960, information about his property, a letter regarding his induction into the UVM Athletic Hall of Fame, his resume, writings on medicine, and his obituary.
Alpha Chi Omega - D.W. Robinson House Collection
Creator: Alpha Chi Omega
Dates:  circa 1885
Extent:   1 box, 3 map folders
Abstract: Drawings, floor plans, elevations, etc. of rooms and assorted details of the D.W. Robinson House of the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, created by Peabody and Stearns, Architects, of Boston.
American Association of University Women, Vermont State Division Records
Creator: American Association of University Women, Vermont State Division
Dates:  1920-1989
Extent:   11 cartons
Abstract: Papers, correspondence, reports, financial records and publications from the State Division, the University of Vermont Corporate Representative, and the Burlington branch of the AAUW, whose purpose was to foster educational opportunites for women.
Nancy Anisfield Papers
Creator: Anisfield, Nancy
Dates:  1986-1987
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: This collection contains the manuscript of the book Vietnam Anthology, 1987. It also contains release forms from authors and publishers and correspondence between Anisfield and authors.
Harold J. Arthur Collection
Creator: Arthur, Harold John, 1904-1971
Dates:  1950-1951
Extent:  2 cartons
Abstract: Harold J. Arthur served as governor of Vermont from January 1950 to December 1951, completing the term left vacant when Ernest W. Gibson received an appointment as a federal judge. Prior to that, Arthur had held a wide variety of offices with emphasis on agriculture, charitable, civic, and fraternal causes at the local, state and national level. This collection covers his term as Governor of Vermont.
Athena Club Records
Creator: Athena Club.
Dates:  1905-1994
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collections contains handbooks, yearbooks, minutes of meetings, scrapbooks, reports, ephemera, clippings, account books, and postcards that document the activities of the Athena Club from 1905 to 1994.
George Percival Auld Papers
Creator: Auld, George Percival
Dates:  1905-1968
Extent:  6 boxes
Abstract:  The George P. Auld Collection contains correspondence, articles, drafts of articles and books by Auld, research materials, printed matter, newspaper clippings, published pamphlets and journals relating to Auld's interests and miscellaneous memorabilia for the period 1905-1968.
Warren R. Austin Collection
Creator: Austin, Warren Robinson, 1877-1962.
Dates:  1877-1962
Extent:  110 linear feet
Abstract: The Warren R. Austin papers include correspondence, speeches, and writings, notes and notebooks, legislative bills and drafts, printed and published materials, memoranda, newspaper clippings, documents, and photographs. Organized into seven major series: I. General Correspondence; II. Speeches, speech materials, and writings; III. China period; IV. US Senate; V. United Nations and afterward; VI. Published materials, biographical, personal, and memorabilia; VII. Law career.

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Robert S. Babcock Papers
Creator: Babcock, Robert S.
Dates:  1952-1968
Extent:  0.8 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: Robert S. Babcock was a Republican Vermont state senator, a member of the Eisenhower State Committee, an alternate to the 1952 national convention, Lieutenant Governor for Vermont in 1959-1961, worked for the Political Science Department of the University of Vermont, and contributed to The Burlington Free Press, WCAX-radio, and WCAX-TV. Included in this collection are manuscripts for some of Babcock's writings and radio and TV addresses, a collection of his writings on the Vermont legislature, “International Federalism”, and an address given to the Middlebury Conference.
Consuelo Northrop Bailey Papers
Creator: Bailey, Consuelo Northrop, 1899-1976
Dates:  Bulk, 1900-1976
Extent:  109.02 Linear feet
Abstract: Consuelo Northrop Bailey (1899-1976) was a prominent political figure in Vermont from the 1920s to the 1970s, serving as State's Attorney, State Senator, State Representative, Speaker of the House, Lt. Governor (the first woman to hold such an office in the U.S.), and Republican National Committeewoman. The Consuelo Northrop Bailey Papers contain materials documenting Bailey's political and legal careers, as well as her personal papers, which include correspondence, school papers, financial papers, writings, and similar materials documenting her life as well as the lives of family members and friends.
Henry A. Bailey Collection
Creator: Bailey, Henry A., (Henry Albon), 1893-1961.
Dates:  1909-1963
Extent:  4 boxes
Abstract: The collection contains correspondence, essays by Bailey, legal briefs and notes, newspaper clippings, and a large body of title abstracts.
Bakersfield, Vermont Town Records
Creator: Bakersfield, Vermont
Dates:  1850-1947
Extent:  1 carton, 15 volumes
Abstract: This collection consists of two parts: the recorded activity of the Bakersfield Congregational Church and its various membership organizations, and coverage of other Bakersfield community organizations.
Baldwin Refrigerator Company Papers
Creator: Baldwin Refrigerator Company
Dates:  1889-1938
Extent:  1 box, 6 volumes
Abstract: The Baldwin Refrigerator Company was a concern for the manufacture of wooden refrigerators. The collection contains financial records, minutes of company meetings, correspondence with stockholders and some general correspondence.
B. Benton Barker Photograph Collection
Creator: Barker, B. Benton
Dates:  circa 1900 - 1920
Extent:  1.6 Linear feet4 boxes
Abstract: B. Benton Barker was an early 20th Century photographer in Burlington, Vermont. The collection contains glass negatives and prints of photos taken around Burlington by B. Benton Barker around the turn of the century.
Barlow Insurance Surveys
Creator: Barlow Company.
Dates:  1873-1893
Extent:  2.0 oversize map folders
Abstract: Barlow's Insurance Surveys were published between circa 1870-1896. The site-specific surveys of industrial properties include a page of text and an isometric view and plan. The surveys describe buildings, special features, and available fire protection. They include notes about the business owners and the goods produced. Updated surveys were produced as the business activities and facilities changed.
Samuel Horace Barnum Papers
Creator: Barnum, Samuel Horace
Dates:  1878-1928
Extent:  2.5 Linear feet492 sermons given at New Haven, Conn. (5), Salisbury, NH (5), Durham, NH (19), Cornwall, VT (170), Jericho Center, VT (177), and Weybridge, VT (116) together with 49 other writings and a complete list of sermons, dates and places given, 1878-1928. The red numbers listed after each sermon probably indicate attendance. Susan Barnum, daughter of the donor, has checked each of the sermons against the list.
Abstract: Collection contains 492 sermons given at New Haven, Conn. (5), Salisbury, NH (5), Durham, NH (19), Cornwall, VT (170), Jericho Center, VT (177), and Weybridge, VT (116) together with 49 other writings and a complete list of sermons, dates and places given, 1878-1928. The red numbers listed after each sermon probably indicate attendance. Susan Barnum, daughter of the donor, has checked each of the sermons against the list.
Barrett Family Papers
Creator: Barrett Family
Dates:  1788-1986, most from 1860-1930.
Extent:  8 cartons, 1 box, 1 oversize bd. vol., 2 oversize photograph folders, 1 oversize manuscript folder
Abstract: The Barrett Family Papers consist of approximately nine linear feet of correspondence, bound manuscripts, books, diaries, photographs and other miscellaneous papers.
Bates Family Collection
Creator: Bates Family
Dates:  1821-1947.
Extent:  1 box
Abstract: Clippings of reports on Congregational conferences, anniversary celebrations, liturgy, esp. hymnology, obituaries of ministers, sermons; and or pictures of schools and churches, mostly in Vermont.
Florence Thomas Bearse Diaries
Creator: Bearse, Florence Thomas
Dates:  1910-1967
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Diaries from 1910-1918, 1920-1922, 1924, 1927-1933, 1935-1941, 1943-1967 plus Fletcher Bearse school notebook 1935. Very brief entries entirely devoted to weather, her own personal activities (washing, ironing, shopping, etc.) and family events (birthdays, husband taking a trip, etc.) nothing about current events, no observations on politics, history, issues of the day.
Ray Bearse Papers
Creator: Bearse, Ray
Dates:  circa 1950s-1980s
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: The collection contains research materials, photographs, and drafts of work by Ray Bearse. The bulk of the collection is photographs and chapter drafts for an unpublished book on Vermont covered bridges.
Benedict Family Papers Collection
Creator: Benedict Family
Dates:  1811-1969
Extent:  10 cartons, 1 oversize chart, 1 oversize volume
Abstract: The Benedict Family papers consist of material from four generations and numerous members of the family, especially George Wyllys Benedict, George Grenville Benedict, and George Wyllys Benedict, II.
Ernst Benkert Sketchbooks and Notebooks Collection
Creator: Benkert, Ernst, 1928-
Dates:  1956-2005
Extent:  4.4 Linear feetFour cartons, one box
Abstract: Painter and art educator Ernst Benkert (1928-2010) was a founding member of the Anonima artists group. Materials include 127 sketchbooks of drawings; 69 notebooks of collected quotes and travel diaries; a scrapbook; one folder of photographs of paintings; and a group of publications about Benkert and his work.
Kenneth D. Benne Professional Papers
Creator: Benne, Kenneth Dean, 1908-1992
Dates:  1920-1993
Extent:  8.5 Linear feet
Abstract: The collection, selected and submitted by Dr. Paul Blackwood in 1994, provides a comprehensive assortment of Dr. Benne's professional writings. The collection was donated by The Museum of Education at the University of South Carolina.
Wilson A. Bentley Photographs
Creator: Bentley, W.A., (Wilson Alwyn), 1865-1931
Dates:  circa 1885-1929
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet130 prints
Abstract: W.A. Bentley (1865-1931) is best known for his lantern slides of snowflakes, which gave him his nickname. This collection shows Bentley as a photographer of great talent and artistic sense beyond the technical ability requisite to his snowflake photography. Bentley’s relatives and neighbors, in Jericho, Vt., are the subjects of the photographs, as well as unpublished photographs of clouds, and some unpublished photographs of snowflakes. The collection illustrates how Bentley worked and the standards he set for himself.
Kristina Berster Papers
Creator: Berster, Kristina
Dates:   1978-1979
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet1 Carton
Abstract:  The Kristina Berster Collection consists of one box, which contains case records and proceedings, correspondence and mailings produced by the Kristina Berster Defense Committee, articles on case related topics, news clippings, photographs, a sketchbook, and a few letters by Kristina Berster.
Kenneth Bessette Sr. Papers
Creator: Bessette, Kenneth, Sr.
Dates:  (1920s-1962)
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Stories of the history of Vermont Transit Co. and Mr. Bessette's experiences as a bus driver. 36 stories.
Bigelow-Shaw Family papers
Creator: Bigelow family
Dates:  1803-1905
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: Letters containing family news and commentary on current events, between members of the Bigelow and Shaw families of Lyndon and Danville, Vermont. Cards re: correspondents and one small box of memorabilia artifacts.
Ben Zion Black Collection
Creator: Black, Ben Zion
Dates:  1906-1972
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The Ben Zion Black Collection contains 3 audio record albums, each containing 10 individual records of Russian, Ukrainian, Ruthenian, and Yiddish folk songs among other music; and 5 volumes of scrapbooks (numbered 1-6, with vol. 4 missing) of clippings from Yiddish and Hebrew papers from the 1940s and 1950s, some photographs (1920s partially identified), and typescripts of Ben Zion Black's Yiddish or Hebrew poetry. One loose photograph (1920s) and one loose, undated program.
Theodore Brameld Papers
Creator: Brameld, Theodore Burghard Hurt, 1904-
Extent:  15 ft.
Abstract: The Brameld Papers include professional and family biographical information and correspondence, financial records, academic papers, published journal articles, publicity, book reviews, media presentations, family ephemera, two diaries, a scrapbook, audio tapes, slides, photographs, and newspaper clippings.
Bread and Puppet Theatre Collection
Creator: Bread and Puppet Theatre
Dates:  1962-1985
Extent:  3 cartons, plus publications, drawings and assorted oversized materials
Abstract: The Bread and Puppet Theater collection covers the period from 1962 to 1985 and contains flyers and advertisements, financial papers, correspondence, schedules of performance, news clippings or reviews, information regarding Goddard College, exchanges with other theater groups, several scripts and publications, a bibliography of films and publications about and by Bread and Puppet, and photographs.
Paul Brigham Papers
Creator: Brigham, Paul, 1746-1824.
Dates:  1763-1837
Extent:  1 carton 2 boxes
Abstract: The Paul Brigham papers include correspondence, legal/court documents, Vermont town and state documents, and personal financial papers. Paul Brigham moved to Norwich, Vermont, in 1781 after serving in the Continental Army during the American Revolution and soon became prominent in both local and state affairs.
Henry Brown Papers
Creator: Brown, Henry
Dates:  1787-1920
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Papers of Brown, Narramor, Martin and Nicks families of Underhill, VT. Some "letters home to Vermont" from California, Nevada, Washington D.C., New York, Maryland, and Montreal.
Brownell Family Papers
Creator: Brownell Family
Dates:  1824-1970
Extent:  9.67 Linear feet
Abstract: Family correspondence, diaries, ledger books, genealogical research, and photographs of the Tracy and Brownell families, 1824-1970.
Henry C. Brownell Papers
Creator: Brownell, Henry C.
Dates:  1892-1972
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Correspondence, printed matterials, writings, and photographs documenting subjects including: Japanese occupation 1938-40 (diary), Canton Christian College, Lingnan University (Hong Kong), and China-US relations.
David Budbill Papers
Creator: Budbill, David
Extent:  12 cartons
Abstract: The David Budbill papers contain both personal and professional papers.
Bugbee Family of Hartford, VT Papers
Creator: Bugbee Family
Dates:  1820; 1875-1996
Extent:  35.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Corespondence, diaries, photos and other personal papers of Bugbee family of Hartford, Tunbridge and Randolph, VT. Includes records of Twin State Airport of White River Jct, VT. Adams and Lee families of Tunbridge, Lewis family of Claremont, NH.
Bugbee Family Collection
Creator: Bugbee Family
Dates:  1852-1902.
Extent:  2 cartons
Abstract: The collection consists of 95 pocket diaries kept by Justin and Dana J. Bugbee from 1852-1902.
John S. Burgess Papers
Creator: Burgess, John S.
Dates:  1969-1973
Extent:  1.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Includes papers from his time as Vermont Lt. Governor, 1971-1975.
Burlington City Real Estate Assessments Collection
Creator: Burlington (Vt.).
Dates:  1900s-1980s?
Extent:  13.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains notecards with location, owner, and assessment information, and the location of further records. Arrangement is by both owner name and by street address. The earliest records appear to be around 1900 and the most recent in the 1980s.
Burlington Area Community Health Study Collection
Creator: Burlington Area Community Health Study
Extent:  3 cartons
Abstract: The greater Burlington area was one of 22 communities in the United States chosen in 1963-64 to make a self-study of local health needs and resources. This collection contains public affairs pamphlets, a scrapbook with newspaper clippings pertaining to the study, and the correspondence between the steering and Advisory Committee and Mrs. Ethan Sims, Chairperson of the Advisory Committee.
Burlington, Vermont Town/City Records
Creator: Burlington, Vermont
Dates:  1800?-1900
Extent:  14 Cartons
Abstract: The collection is a varied mixture of local records, not a full archive of town/city government to 1900.
Burlington, Vermont Junior-Senior High School PTA Collection
Creator: Burlington, Vermont Junior-Senior High School PTA
Extent:  3 cartons
Burlington, Vermont School Records
Creator: Burlington, Vermont Public Schools
Extent:  Nine Cartons, Eight Volumes
Abstract: The Burlington School Records consist of various papers from the period 1829-1965 pertaining to the schools of Burlington, Vermont.
Vincent Godfrey Burns Papers
Creator: Burns, Vincent Godfrey, 1893-
Abstract: The collection contains essays, poetry, a play entitled "World on Fire," correspondence newspaper clippings and copies of his articles, and assorted brochures, broadsides and memorabilia concerned with the poet's career as Laureate.
Bushnell Family Papers
Creator: Bushnell Family
Dates:  1863-1914
Extent:  1.83 Linear feet1 carton, 2 boxes
Abstract: Contains diaries of family members (1863-1919), photograph albums, an engagement book, and an autograph book.

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George C. Cahoon Papers
Creator: Cahoon, George C.
Dates:  circa 1830-1860
Extent:  4.13 Linear feet
Abstract: Legal papers, some correspondence, and bills & receipts of Vermont Lawyer and Legislator George C. Lahoon, circa 1830-1860.
Louis Calabro Papers
Creator: Calabro, Louis
Dates:  circa 1950-1990
Extent:  19.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Four transfiles of music composed by Calabro with a full inventory; two cartons of music by Calabro; one carton correspondence, one long score in roll; one oversize flat score. Addition: Scores by Louis Calabro.
Camp Najerog Papers
Creator: Camp Najerog.
Dates:  circa 1918-1969
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Camp records, published materials about related subjects such as skiing, goats, Farm Bureau, etc., a few photographs and art reproductions, tax forms, government communications, and correspondence with prospective campers and families, associations, accredidations, etc. from about 1918 to about 1969.
James Hulme Canfield Papers
Creator: Canfield, James Hulme, 1830-1909
Dates:  1830-1909
Extent:  7 boxes
Abstract:  The James Hulme Canfield collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, speeches, notebooks from his professorship at the University of Kansas and family memorabilia. Of particular interest are letters from his daughter, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, and his wife, Flavia Camp Canfield, during trips to the family home in Vermont, and during two extended European trips.
Thomas Hawley Canfield Papers
Creator: Canfield, Thomas H., (Thomas Hawley) 1822-1897.
Extent:  4 cartons, 1 oversize volume
Abstract: The Thomas H. Canfield Papers can be divided into three sections: the correspondence and papers of Thomas H. Canfield, Sr., those of his son, Thomas H. Canfield, Jr. (1874-1964?), and those of the Hopkins family into which Canfield, Sr., married. The collection contains biographical and genealogical material for both families.
Cargill Family Papers
Creator: Cargill family
Dates:  1863-1885
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: The collection contains several folders of correspondence, including a number of letters from George Cargill documenting his service during the Civil War. Also included are many of George Cargill's collected poems and songs. Also in the collection are account books, a war conscription notice and miscellaneous scraps.
Lilian Baker Carlisle Collection
Creator: Carlisle, Lilian Baker.
Extent:  21 cartons
Abstract:  Lilian Baker Carlisle (1912- ) was born in Meridian, Mississippi, and has been an active contributor to Vermont's cultural political science as a state representative, lecturer and author. This collection consists of correspondence, papers and scrapbooks covering a broad range of topics, including material on the state bicentennial, Burlington area health services and Chittenden County historical interests.
Hayden Carruth Papers
Creator: Carruth, Hayden, 1921-2008
Dates:  1923-1998
Extent:  51.6 Linear feet
Abstract: The Hayden Carruth Papers contain over 50 linear feet of correspondence, writings, and various types of personal papers dating from 1923-1998. These materials document Carruth's childhood in Connecticut and New York, his early career in publishing, his work with James Laughlin and New Directions, and his teaching career at Syracuse University. The collection also extensively documents his writing career, primarily as a poet, but also as a critic and essayist.
Edward C. Carter Collection
Creator: Carter, Edward C. (Edward Clark), 1878-1954.
Extent:  34 cartons
Abstract:  The Edward C. Carter papers contain correspondence, reports and memoranda, notes, typed and printed material, newspaper clippings, articles by Carter and other published material relating to the many concerns and organizations he participated in.
Marshall Castle Papers
Creator: Castle, Marshall, 1799-1875
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  Marshall Castle (1799-1875) represented the town of Essex in the General Assembly, and held other important offices of trust. The Marshall Castle papers include correspondence with family and townspeople, bills, receipts, notes, documents, land surveys, accounts and other papers. The collection contains materials from Marshall's father, Abel Castle, in addition to Marshall's papers.
Guy Catlin Papers
Creator: Catlin, Guy, 1782-1853
Dates:  1789-1873
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Guy Catlin (1782-1853) moved to Vermont during the 1790's, joining his brother Moses in Burlington. Guy Catlin formed the Lake Champlain Steamboat Co., later Champlain Transportation Co., in 1813. In 1830, in partnership with his brother Moses, Guy erected the Burlington Flour Mill at Winooski Falls. Three years later the Winooski Manufacturing Co. was incorporated. The Guy Catlin papers contain family and business papers relating to Alexander Catlin of Litchfield, CT, Moses Catlin (1770-1842) of Litchfield and Burlington, VT, Guy Catlin of Burlington, and Lynde Catlin of New York City.
Gardner A. Caverly Papers
Creator: Caverly, Gardner A.
Dates:  1948-1965
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains records of the Rutland Rail Road Company: annual reports (1950-65), ICC Annual Reports (1950-64), St. Lawrence Seaway Project reports (1954-56), Reorganization Papers 1948-56, Minutes of Meetings (1950-56, Income and expense reports (1952-59), Report on Seward Webb's railway car "Ethan Allen", and photographs.
Center for Northern Studies Records
Creator: Center for Northern Studies.
Dates:  circa 1975-1990
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Collection contains: minutes, director's reports, memos, publications, and other papers of the Center for Northern Studies.
Central Vermont Public Service Corporation Records
Creator: Central Vermont Public Service Corporation.
Dates:  1925-1979
Extent:  12.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Records include Authorization, reclassification, tax, sale, work and time, financial reports, photographs, maps and technical drawings, and correspondence from the years 1925-1979.
Chaffee/Wakefield Family Papers
Creator: Chaffee Family
Dates:  1820-1915
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The Chaffee/Wakefield Family Papers contains correspondence from 1820-1915, as well as a few photographs and school reports.
Champlain Transportation Company Records
Creator: Champlain Transportation Company
Dates:  1812-1947
Extent:  18 cartons
Abstract:  The Champlain Transportation Company was founded in October of 1826 in Burlington, Vermont and dominated transportation business on the lake throughout the nineteenth century. The Champlain Transportation Company Papers consist of a variety of manuscripts and photographs from the period 1824-1947. The letters pertain to all aspects of the company including daily business, passenger lists, specifications of new steamboats, finances, and employees. The photographs document both of Company steamboats and employees and officers.
W.D. Chandler Photograph Collection
Creator: Chandler, W.D.
Dates:  1900-1910
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of 35-10 1/4" x 14" photographic prints of Vermont scenes including sheep farming, sugaring, and Governor Smith's house in St. Albans.
i. Tarin Chaplin Papers
Creator: Chaplin, L. Tarin, 1941-2009
Dates:  circa 1941-2009?
Extent:  14.0 Linear feet
Abstract: i. Tarin Chaplin was the head of the Dance Department at Middlebury College and the author of several books on choreography and dance. Her papers include her teaching files and project files as well as video and audio recordings of many of her works or projects. The bulk of the materials are from 1970-1990.
Henry Lewis Chase Papers
Creator: Chase, Henry Lewis
Dates:  1860-1891
Extent:  0.4 Linear feetOne box
Abstract: Henry Lewis Chase was born on September 9, 1832 in Westford, VT, attended Andover Theological Seminary, and was a congregational minister. The collection consists of correspondence from family and friends from the dates of December 10, 1860 to September 25, 1891.
Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission Records
Creator: Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission.
Dates:  1966-1970
Extent:  0.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, balance sheets and budgets, reports, and studies of the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission, 1966-1970.
Lucius E. Chittenden Papers
Creator: Chittenden, L. E. (Lucius Eugene), 1824-1900.
Extent:  10 boxes, 11 volumes, one reel microfilm
Abstract:  The Lucius E. Chittenden papers include correspondence, letter books, account books, court dockets, transcriptions of testimony, lists of books, notebooks recording a trip to England (1871) which includes impression of bookseller Henry Stevens and various libraries, notes on rare books, notes on formation of the Republican Party in 1848, translations by Chittenden of descriptions of early French explorations of North America.
Church Women United (Vermont) Papers
Creator: Church Women United (Burlington, Vt.)
Extent:  one carton
Abstract:  The Church Women United collection contains several volumes of club publicity, meeting records, and scrapbooks which include newspaper articles, photographs and records of group actions, a copy of the Proclamation of International Women's Year (1975), and a history of the organization.
Emily J. Clark Diaries
Creator: Clark, Emily J., 1855-
Dates:  1870-1880
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet1 carton
Abstract: The collection contains eight diaries of Emily J. Clark, of Tinmouth, Danby, and Middletown, Vermont. The diaries span from 1870-1880.
Colonel Isaac Clark Papers
Creator: Clark, Isaac, 1749-1822
Extent:  one box
Abstract:  The Colonel Isaac Clark papers consist primarily of personal and military correspondence from 1812-1821. Clark's letters relate to troop activity in the Champlain Valley, and contain materials pertaining to political issues before and during the War of 1812.
Clark/Field Families Collection
Creator: Clark/Field Family
Extent:  two cartons, one oversized bound volume
Abstract:  The Clark/Field families papers consist of two cartons of miscellaneous family manuscripts dating from 1795. The materials span five generations in the two families. The collection includes scattered correspondence, some business papers, a few diaries and account books, drafts of various orations and speeches, local government and county court records, and assorted other paper materials.
Sarah Norcliffe Cleghorn Papers
Creator: Cleghorn, Sarah Norcliffe, 1876-1959
Extent:  22 boxes
Abstract:  The Sarah N. Cleghorn papers include correspondence, manuscripts of poems and prose works, notes, diaries, accounts and account books, newspapers clippings, printed and published material, memorabilia, manuscripts of other people's works, and photographs relating to the Cleghorn, Dalton and Hawley families.
Walter John Coates Papers
Creator: Coates, Walter John, 1880-1941
Dates:   1900-1960
Abstract:  The Walter J. Coates/Driftwind Press papers consists of one carton and one box of papers relating to Coates' several careers and the operation of the press. Included in the collection are many versions of Coates's own poems, some literary correspondence, photos and clippings, as well as a number of sermons and religious notebooks.
Mabel Augusta Ruggles Cobb Papers
Creator: Cobb, Mabel Ruggles, 1885-
Dates:   1911-1958
Extent:  2 Boxes
Abstract:  The Mable Ruggles Cobb collection contains typescripts of over 50 stories which have been arranged alphabetically by title. There are only a few letters in the correspondence file.
Malvine Cole Papers
Creator: Cole, Malvine
Dates:   1950-1972
Extent:  5 cartons
Abstract:  Principal subjects include: COPA, Daniel Webster Day (Stratton festival celebrating the anniversary of Webster's visit in 1840), Friends of Rehabilitation, Hills of Vermont (a real estate venture), Offski Theatre, and material relating to Cole's public relations work with Stratton Mountain, and the political campaigns of Luke Crispe, Henry Vail and Philip Hoff.
Collamer Family Papers
Creator: Collamer Family
Dates:  1802-1918
Extent:   3 Cartons, 5 volumes
Abstract: The Collamer Family Papers consist of three cartons of letters, business papers, legal notes and dockets, account books, speeches and orations, and other manuscripts. Although the collection includes material from the early 1800s to the 1910s, the majority of the Papers fall in date between 1840 and 1865.
Benjamin Collins Papers
Creator: Collins, Benjamin M.
Dates:  1955-1975
Extent:  16.0 Linear feetsixteen linear feet
Abstract: The Ben Collins Papers consist of approximately sixteen linear feet of materials spanning a twenty year period from the mid-1950's to the mid-1970's. The collection is divided into four major sub-divisions: Hoff Administration; The New York City-Vermont Youth Project; Hoff Senatorial Campaign; Personal Correspondence.
Conference of New England Governors Records
Creator: Conference of New England Governors.
Dates:  1974-1984
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains conference agendas, reports, notes, resolutions, minutes, and other materials documenting conferences of the Governors of New England states and of the Northeastern provinces of Canada.
Herbert W. Congdon Papers Collection
Creator: Congdon, Herbert Wheaton, 1876-1965.
Extent:  six cartons, one box, assorted photos
Abstract:  The Herbert Wheaton Congdon Papers at UVM consist of six cartons, one box and hundreds of photographs and notecards. Much of the collection relates to Congdon's part in the Old Buildings Project and his later, individual work on early Vermont buildings. There are also papers, maps, glass slides and photos from Congdon's work on the Long Trail and the Green Mountain Club, as well as 36 volumes of his diaries and a typescript of his unpublished 1400-page autobiography.
Vergennes Congregational Church Records
Creator: Congregational Church (Vergennes, Vt.).
Dates:  1815-1842
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The collection includes materials relating to the business of the Church, confessions, excommunications, and testimonies.
Georgia Congregational Church Collection
Creator: Congregational Church. (Georgia, Vt.)
Dates:  1803-1940
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Georgia Vermont Congregational Church Papers, 1803-1940, contain correspondence, letters of admonition and excommunication, subscription and membership lists, minutes of meetings, deeds, and other documents relating to the church.
Clarence P. Cowles Papers
Creator: Cowles, Clarence P., (Clarence Porter), 1875-1963
Extent:  2 boxes, 1 carton
Abstract:  Clarence P. Cowles was born in Albany, Vermont on August 30th, 1875, and continued to practice law in Burlington until his death in 1963. The collection contains correspondence, writings of C.P. Cowles, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks and memorabilia.
Clarence P. Cowles Papers
Creator: Cowles, Clarence P., (Clarence Porter), 1875-1963
Extent:  2 boxes, 1 carton
Abstract:  Clarence P. Cowles was born in Albany, Vermont on August 30th, 1875, and continued to practice law in Burlington until his death in 1963. The collection contains correspondence, writings of C.P. Cowles, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks and memorabilia.
Crafts Family Collection
Creator: Crafts Family
Dates:  1780-1908
Extent:   10 Cartons
Abstract: Family correspondence (1785-1908); correspondence (1820’s) on mineral collections with James A. Paddock; letters (ca. 1800-50) from state politicians and lawyers; land and road surveys; business papers, mostly land transactions, drafts of resoultions on grievances of Eastern Townships settlers, papers (1840s) of Crafts as an insurance agent, and other papers on social, educational, literary, and religious matters.
Walter Hill Crockett Papers
Creator: Crockett, Walter Hill, 1870-1931
Dates:  1900-1931
Extent:  3 cartons
Abstract:  The Walter Hill Crockett Papers consist of three cartons of correspondence, lecture notes and drafts of Crockett's writing from the period 1900-1931.
Cummings Family Papers
Creator: Cummings Family
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Cummings Papers contain a large selection of family letters (1823-1946), family deeds (1795-1906) from Dunstable Massachusetts, Norwich and Thetford Vermont, family photogrphs (ca. 1850-1944), genealogical data, and two volumes of Cummings family and North Thetford history, compiled by Elizabeth Cummings.
Bernadine Custer Papers
Creator: Custer, Bernadine
Extent:  Five Boxes
Abstract:  The Bernadine Custer collection is notable as a record of the career of an artist during the New Deal era and beyond, and as a compendium of the life of a remarkably independent and intellectually energetic woman of the twentieth century.

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Vincent D'Acuti Papers
Creator: D'Acuti, Vincent
Dates:  1861-1987
Extent:  3.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Unpublished papers concerning the City of South Burlington, The Lake Champlain Bridge Commission, and the Burlington International Airport Commission
Robert V. Daniels Papers
Creator: Daniels, Robert Vincent
Dates:  1958-2004
Extent:  46.59 Linear feet
Abstract: Correspondence, newsclippings, notes, research, writings, legislation, and printed materials documenting Daniels' career in the Vermont Senate, especially his work on Health Care.
Deane C. Davis Papers
Creator: Davis, Deane C. 1900-1990
Dates:   1949-1978
Extent:  7 Cartons, 2 Boxes
Abstract:  The Deane C. Davis collection consists of approximately eight linear feet of correspondence, campaign material, schedules, speeches, photographs and additional printed material. The collection spans from 1940 to 1973 with a concentration between 1969 and 1973, Davis's years in office as Governor.
George Davis Papers
Creator: Davis, George, General
Dates:  1849-1932
Extent:  6.5 Linear feet
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the office of the Vermont Quartermaster General, George Davis, c. 1859-1963, including order books, memoranda books, purchase lists, expenses, and other financial records and ledgers, and official correspondence. There are also family correspondence and financial papers of the George Davis family, 1849-1932.
James Davis Papers
Creator: Davis, James, 1783-1868
Dates:   1783-1868
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The collection consists of photocopies of James Davis' personal journals for July 6, 1861 - April 1, 1863, and May 2, 1864 - July 9 1865. Written while Davis was confined to his house by injuries, these journals offer detailed, educated comments of local events, the Civil War, literature, national politics, and a variety of other subjects.
Hannah Dennison Collection
Creator: Dennison, Hannah
Dates:   1981-1998
Extent:  8 boxes, 2 rolls
Abstract:  The Hannah Dennison collection is comprised of a collection of works and projects completed by Hannah Dennison over the course of two decades.
Franklin H. Dewart Papers
Creator: Dewart, Franklin H. (Franklin Henry), 1861-
Dates:  1894-1928
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet152 maps, one bound volume
Abstract: Franklin Henry Dewart was a civil engineer, who participated in engineering projects throughout the state of Vermont and earned a reputation as an expert land surveyor. Dewart’s specialty in finding and interpreting old deeds and in tracing chains of title led him to an appointment by the Vermont secretary of state, Frederick G. Fleetwood, to read and index the state papers of the surveyor general. The collection consist of 23 folders, three rolls of oversize maps, and one bound manuscript of notes on Vermont town charters. The folders contain 592 Vermont, 10 New Hampshire and 13 New York maps and surveys, digests of chains of title, and engineering designs for various projects.
Bertha Sanford Dodge Papers
Creator: Dodge, Bertha Sanford, 1902-
Dates:   1963-1970
Extent:  Six boxes
Abstract:  The Bertha Sanford Dodge Collection contains manuscripts of her books with editorial corrections and suggested changes, galley proofs, and a selection of Dorothy Canfield Fisher letters which have been placed with the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Collection.
John D. Donoghue Papers
Creator: Donoghue, John D.
Dates:  1901, 1925-1986
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of printed matter, newspapers, from 1940's; 1961 - present; programs for concerts, photographs, correspondence, material on education including Donoghue's typescript, Philosophy of Education.
James Dougherty Family Papers
Creator: Dougherty, James
Dates:  circa 1830-1896
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of the family and business correspondence of James Dougherty, a congregational minister who had converted from Catholicism, and of his family, of Milton, Vermont.
Lucretia Wilson Dutton Papers
Creator: Dutton, Lucretia Wilson
Dates:   1824-1855
Abstract:  The collection consists of thirty-three letters received by Lucretia Wilson Dutton from members of her family during the years 1824-1855.

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Eagle Canal Boat Records
Creator: Eagle Canal Boat.
Dates:  1838-1867
Extent:  0.6 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of accounts, bills, receipts, shipping bills, and other papers relating to the canal boat Eagle and its trips on Lake Champlain under Captain George Curnie of Coopersville, New York.
Eagle Square Manufacturing Company Records
Creator: Eagle Square Manufacturing Co., (South Shaftsbury, Vt.)
Dates:   1847-1962
Extent:  49 cartons, 228 bound volumes
Abstract: The collection offers thorough coverage of the history of the Eagle Square Company from 1847 to the 1930s. The material in the collection records important events in the company's history, such as the original founding in 1846, the partnership of 1859, the incorporation of 1874, the improvements over the years, and the Stanley merger in 1916.
East Charlotte Baptist Church Records
Creator: East Charlotte Baptist Church (Vt.)
Dates:   1882-1943
Abstract:  The records span from 1882 to 1943. Box 1 contains records for the Horsford Library, the Laides Aid Society and the Women's Missionary Society. Box 2 contains church records on Sunday school, membership, general correspondence, et cetera
Ecole Champlain Summer Camp Records
Creator: Ecole Champlain.
Dates:  circa 1920-1940
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of photos, negatives, publications, reports and printed matter, ca. 1920's and 30's, documenting camp activities of the French language oriented summer camp for girls and boys.
Lee E. Emerson Papers
Creator: Emerson, Lee E. 1898-
Dates:   1941-1962
Extent:  14 cartons
Abstract:  Emerson was elected as a Republican to the Vermont House of Representatives in 1939, the Vermont State Senate in 1943, served two terms as lieutenant governor, 1945-47, before he was elected governor in 1951-53 and 1953-55. The collection covers the years 1941-(1951-1955)-1962.
Emporium Lumber Company Records
Creator: Emporium Lumber Company
Dates:  1853-1967
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet7 Cartons, 8 map folders
Abstract: Correspondence between the company office in Danby, Vt., New York headquarters at Conifer, and general headquarters in Pennsylvania; deeds relating chiefly to the Griffith lands in Bennington and Rutland Counties, Vt.; survey reports and maps relating to specific land parcels in Danby, Mount Tabor, Peru, Stratton, and Sunderland, Vt.; and material (1928-1967) relating to purchase of the company’s Vermont lands by the U.S. Forest Service for the Green Mountain National Park.
John Engels Papers
Creator: Engels, John
Dates:  1958-1995
Extent:  17.29 Linear feet
Abstract: Correspondence-often with important or semi-important figures in 20th century American, especially Vermont, poetry and literature (Carruth, Kinnell, Huddle); Writings, mostly poetry, at all stages of production: mss, typescripts, corrected versions, commented versions, proofs, and printed/sewn versions; some publicity; materials from St. Michaels classes.
Roger Enos Papers
Creator: Enos, Roger, 1768-1841
Dates:   1792-1850
Extent:  .4 Linear feet
Abstract:  The collection consists almost entirely of bills and receipts of Roger Enos, handled either by himself or the executor of his estate, Ira H. Allen.
Essex Community Players Collection
Creator: Essex Community Players
Dates:   1959-1980
Extent:  4 cartons
Abstract:  The collection consists of business records, chiefly bills, invoices, and receipts, although some correspondance, programs, a ledger, and membership lists are included.

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Erastus Fairbanks Papers
Creator: Fairbanks, E. (Erastus), 1792-1864.
Dates:   1841-1864
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  Twenty-five letters to and from Erastus Fairbanks.
Erastus Fairbanks Papers
Creator: Fairbanks, E. (Erastus), 1792-1864.
Dates:   1841-1864
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  Twenty-five letters to and from Erastus Fairbanks.
Farm and Wilderness Camps Papers
Creator: Farm and Wilderness Camps.
Dates:  circa 1959-1989
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet
Abstract: "Print Books" of the F & W Camps, including mimeographed reports, lists of campers and counselors, financial information, newsletters, etc.
Roswell Farnham Papers
Creator: Farnham, Roswell, 1827-1903
Dates:   1827-1903
Extent:  24 cartons, 1box, 4 oversize volumes
Abstract:  The collection constitutes a remarkably complete record of Farnham's life and several careers, from his days as a UVM undergraduate, to his service in the Civil War, to his legal and administrative work for the VCC and New England Company, to his term as governor and position as one of Vermont's most prominent Republican politicians.
The John Fay Family Papers
Creator: Fay, John, 1768-1809
Extent:  1 carton.
Abstract:  The John Fay Family Papers consist primarily of the correspondence, memorandum books and legal papers and notes of John Fay for the years 1788-1807.
Johnson Finney Papers
Creator: Finney, Johnson
Dates:  1809-1858
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Johnson Finney Papers consist of one box of Finney's diaries for intermittent periods of the years between 1809 and 1858. Finney's diary entries, which average approximately seven lines per day, focus on day-to-day activities on the farm and at the sawmill.
First Baptist Church (Burlington, Vt.) Records
Creator: First Baptist Church (Burlington, Vt.).
Dates:  1830-1978
Extent:  2.4 Linear feet2 ft.
Abstract: Church Clerk records (1830-70), Advisory Board records (1886-1936), and Society records (1848-65).
First Unitarian Church Records
Creator: First Unitarian Church
Dates:   1810-1981
Extent:  3 cartons
Abstract:  The collection consists of three cartons containing documents which range from April 17, 1810 to January 1981.
Dorothy Canfield Collection
Creator: Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958.
Dates:   1865-1958
Extent:  72 boxes
Abstract:  The Dorothy Canfield Collection (1865-1958) contains personal correspondence, family papers and assorted memorabilia, book manuscripts and galley proofs, holographs of published articles and stories, critical studies and reviews of Fisher's work, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, miscellaneous printed material, and the material generated by her extensive civic and educational activities.
Fitch Family Papers
Creator: Fitch, Jabez, 1737-1812.
Dates:   1756-1924
Extent:  1 carton, 1 box
Abstract:  The Fitch Family Papers contain family and town history manuscripts.
Fletcher Allen Health Care (FAHC) Records
Creator: Fletcher Allen Health Care.
Dates:  1876-2002
Extent:  40.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of patient reports and files (many historical), publicity and community relations materials, newsletters and Progress In Care runs, Ladies Auxiliary files, and many photos, slides, posters, etc. of Mary Fletcher Hospital, FAHC, and staff and students throughout its history.
James Howard Flower--Solitary Press Collection
Creator: Flower, J. Howard, (James Howard), 1883-1967
Dates:  circa 1920-1945
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of poetry, essays, pamphlets, and issues written by J. Howard Flower and others and printed by the Solitary Press of Hartford, VT, founded by Flower.
John Gilman Foster Papers
Creator: Foster, John Gilman, 1859-1931
Dates:   1900-1928
Extent:  10 boxes
Abstract:  Family and other correspondence relating to Canadian-American trade negotiations of 1909-1911, Canadian-American relations, and to Elizabeth E. Baxter and her estate.
Stanstead, Quebec Free Will Baptist Church Records
Creator: Free Will Baptists (Founded in New Hampshire). Stanstead Quarterly Meeting. (Location of Meeting--Stanstead, Quebec )
Dates:  1828-94.
Extent:  1.0 Linear feetOne box
Abstract: Record books of the association of Free Will Baptists in Southern Quebec, including records of Stanstead, St. Francis (1843-47), and Hatley unions (1859-94).
Freeman, French, Freeman, Inc. Records
Creator: Freeman, French, Freeman, Inc..
Dates:  circa 1940-1970
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet29 microfilm reels
Abstract: Microfilm reels of Freeman, French, Freeman projects with drawings, circa 1940-1970.
Friends in Council, Burlington, VT, Records
Creator: Friends in Council (Burlington, Vt.).
Dates:  1878-1999
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of meeting minutes, programs, memorabilia, some financial records, photos, reports, and studies from the Burlington chapter of the women's religious group, Friends in Council.
Levi K. Fuller Collection
Creator: Fuller, Levi Knight 1841-1896
Dates:   1841-1896
Extent:  one-half box
Abstract:  The Levi K. Fuller papers consist of correspondence chiefly between Charles A. Reese, Secretary of the Vermont Academy, and Mr. Fuller, serving as trustee to the school.

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Sandford Gadcomb Papers
Creator: Gadcomb, Sandford, 1788-1819.
Dates:  1811-1819
Extent:  One Box
Abstract:  The Sanford Gadcomb Papers are composed mainly of political sketches and observations on state and national affairs for the years 1811-19.
Garden Way Publishing Company Records
Creator: Garden Way Publishing Company (Charlotte, Vt.).
Dates:  1970-1981
Extent:  28.0 Linear feet28 cartons, 1 oversize folder
Abstract: Garden Way Publishing existed primarily as a mail-order publishing house specializing in books on self-sufficiency and natural alternatives.Collection includes correspondence, typescripts, galleys, production notes, production mechanicals, reviews, art work, and photos, relating to titles published by the company; together with material relating to accounting, title selection, production, sales, and marketing, Gardens for All, and the Garden Way Living Center, Burlington, Vt.; and correspondence between employees of Garden Way Publishing Company, Garden Way Manufacturing, and Garden Way Associates, the parent company.
Jean Garvin Papers
Creator: Garvin, Jean
Dates:  circa 1968-1984
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of the papers of Jean Garvin, a prominent special educator in Vermont. Writings, lectures, reports, papers, legislative documents, and clippings related to the history of special education in VT, 1968-1984. Awards to Garvin, 1977-1984.
Ernest W. Gibson, Jr. Papers
Creator: Gibson, Ernest W. Jr. 1901-1969
Dates:  1947-1950
Extent:  14.0 cartons
Abstract: The Ernest W. Gibson Jr. part of the collections includes 15 linear feet of correspondence, speeches, reports, printed material, newspaper clippings, photographs and other papers relating to Gibson's career as State' Attorney for Windham County (1929-1933, secretary for the Vermont State Senate (1931-1940, U. S. Senator from Vermont (1940-1941), military service during World War II (1942-1945) and Governor of Vermont, 1947-1950.
Maynard Glitman Papers
Creator: Glitman, Maynard W.
Dates:  1973?-2006
Extent:  2.4 Linear feet
Abstract:  Papers include materials relating to Glitman's professional life as a foreign service officer and particularly his work, research, and writings on nuclear arms control.
Goodridge Soapstone Quarry Records
Creator: Goodridge Soapstone Quarry
Dates:  1874-1896
Extent:  1 Box
Abstract:  The collection is made up of correspondence between Sophia Goodridge, owner of the quarry, and Sidney Holmes, her financial advisor, in the years 1874-1896. The letters are primarily concerned with the financial aspects of leasing the quarry, its annual production and future prospects, and Miss Goodridge's desire to sell it.
Albert Gottlieb Papers
Creator: Gottlieb, Albert
Dates:  Bulk, 1935-1970
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Albert Gottlieb was the Forester of the Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) camp in Waterbury, Vermont. In 1935, Deputy State Forester, Chairman of the Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Commission, State Forester of Vermont, Director of Vermont State Forest Department, Chairman of the Planning Commission for the State Forest Department, and Secretary of the Commission of Forest Conservation and Taxation. There is much useful information about the history and organization of the Vermont State Department of Forests and Parks and its various commissions, as well as about the specific career of a major figure in the history of this department. There are a great number of Forest Service related photographs in the collection.
Grand Trunk Railway Collection
Creator: Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada .
Dates:  1862-1968
Extent:  One box
Abstract:  Materials in the collection deal with the lawsuit brought against the Grand Trunk Railway following a fire on June 17, 1862, in the village of Norton Mills.
Charles H. Grant Papers
Creator: Grant, Charles Hampson, 1894-1987
Dates:  1917-1979
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of a blueprint of airplane, 1917; notebooks with sketches of airplane design and models; book, DESIGN FOR FLIGHT by Charles. H. Grant, Greenburg, pub., New York: 1947; mss for same; photographs of drawings for book; paste-up for GATEWAY TO AEROSPACE, 1979; correspondence; and scrapbook of aviation clippings.
Charles and Caroline Graves Diaries Collection
Creator: Graves, Caroline
Dates:  1868-1892, 1902
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of small pocket diaries with short entries about the local weather, financial transactions, or daily activities of the authors.
Frank Lester Greene Papers
Creator: Greene, Frank Lester, 1870-1930
Dates:  1788-1968
Extent:  5.0 Linear feet8 boxes, 11 vols.
Abstract: Frank Lester Greene served in the US House of Representatives from Vermont, 1912-1923. Prior to his tenure in the US House he had been active in Republican clubs and activities in the state and served with the Vermont National Guard in the Spanish-American War. The collection of papers primarily includes family documents, photographs, military papers, speeches, articles, correspondence, campaign material and family memorabilia.

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H.M.McIntosh Company Records
Creator: H.M.McIntosh Company
Dates:  1905-1971
Extent:  8 Cartons 6 Volumes
Abstract:  The H.M.McIntosh Papers contain correspondence, land surveys and job descriptions, notes and reports on Vermont and New England engineering, day books, ledgers and other financial records of the company, and some personal material including newspaper clippings, correspondence and memorabilia relating to fraternity and society memberships.
Hagar Family Papers
Creator: Hagar Family
Dates:  1840-1880
Extent:  3 boxes
Abstract:  The Hagar family letters include Sarah's personal correspondence with her family in Burlington, and a few letters from other members of the family.
Robert L. Hagerman Papers
Creator: Hagerman, Robert L.
Dates:  1971-1981
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of copy of clippings re: the completion of Edwin Drood (Dickens) by a Mr. A of Brattleboro, VT, Clippings re: St. Johnsbury and Lamoille County RailRoad, and mss of a Mt. Mansfield book (1st draft), 1976.
Joseph Hahn Papers
Creator: Hahn, Joseph, 1917-2007
Dates:  circa 1930-2007
Extent:  10.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of original drawings, poetry mss, correspondence, memoirs?, related printed matter, notices of exhibits, reviews, translations, and personal records of Czech/Austrian/Jewish/American artist and German poet, Joseph Hahn, who lived in Middlebury, Vermont.
Arthur C.A. Hall Papers
Creator: Hall, A.C.A. (Arthur Crawshay Alliston), 1847-1930
Dates:  circa 1890s-1930s
Extent:  18.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, writings, memos, notes for sermons, a mss. draft for a Bible commentary, 1 photo, and materials related to communications with parishes in the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont, of which Hall was Bishop.
Anton Hanson Collection
Creator: Hanson, Anton
Dates:  1902-1956
Abstract:  The Anton Hanson papers include 7 boxes of material which give good descriptions of rural life in early 20th century Vermont.
Walter Rice Hard Papers
Creator: Hard, Walter R., 1882-
Dates:  1894-1967
Extent:  Three cartons, one box
Abstract:  The Walter Hard Papers consist of three cartons and one box of manuscripts, newpaper clippings and printed material. Mr. Hard's writings dominate the collection, in the form of clippings of his newspaper columns, drafts of his plays and stories, typescripts and manuscripts of his poems, and different versions of several of his books.
Hartland (Vt.) Town Records
Creator: Hartland (Vt.).
Dates:  1782-1827
Extent:  0.8 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains grand lists, selectmen's orders, militia returns, marriage records, school records, and other town records documenting the early years of Hartland, Vermont.
James Hartness Papers
Creator: Hartness, James, 1861-1934
Dates:  1882-1935
Extent:  25.0 Linear feet24 cartons, 2 boxes, 1 print box
Abstract: Collection includes corresspondence relating to personal and family matters, Aero Clubs of Vermont and America, American Engineering Council (1924-1933), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1913-1933) , U.S. Naval Consulting Board (1917), Hartness's Gubernatorial Campaign and term (1920-1922), machine tool manufacture in France, Germany, Great Britain, and the U.S. (1910-1930), lathes and thread cutting tools, and screw thread standardization (1918); together with manuscript, typescript, and printed writings by Hartness; reports and printed material relating to his professional affiliations, including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce; and photos.
Frank E. Hartwell Papers
Creator: Hartwell, Frank E.
Dates:  1945-1962
Extent:  2.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, desk diary, account book, essays and comments on local affairs, tear-sheets and clippings, samples of hand printing and woodcuts, scrapbooks of Hartwell’s activities as Bolton, Vt., town representative (1952-53) and as member of the Governor’s Committee on the Aging (1959-1960), and photos of Vermont scenes.
Dorothy Mayo Harvey Papers
Creator: Harvey, Dorothy Mayo
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The collection consists largely of material used by D.M. Harvey in her book, Our Topsham Tapestry, a genealogical and historical account of major founding families of Topsham, Vermont.
Rolf N.B. Haugen Newspaper Clippings Collection
Creator: Haugen, Rolf N. B.
Dates:  1932-1970
Extent:  25.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A collection of newspaper clippings, organized by towns. Collected by students of Rolf N.B. Haugen in the Department of Political Science, they focus on community issues and events, especially political changes and educational issues.
Rolf Haugen Papers
Creator: Haugen, Rolf N. B.
Dates:  1918-1977
Extent:  54.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains professional correspondence, memos, reports, meeting agendas and minutes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other materials documenting Haugen's activities with the Little Hoover Commission, Vermont Legislature, UVM's Government Research Center, VT League of Cities and Towns, Transportation in VT, VT Children's Aid Society, VT Chamber of Commerce, and more.
David Hawley Papers
Creator: Hawley, David
Dates:  circa 1952
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains maps, charts, and aerial photographs of the Lake Champlain Basin, as well as field notebooks and the typescript of Hawley's 1952 doctoral dissertation at Columbia University, "Ordovician Shales and Submarine Slide Breccias of the Northern Champlain Valley."
Haymarket People's Fund Records
Creator: Haymarket People's Fund (Vermont).
Dates:  circa 1980-2000
Extent:  5.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of grant files of applicants from Vermont for funding from the Haymarket People's Fund. Records also include meeting minutes and correspondence.
Josephine Heath Papers
Creator: Heath, Josephine
Dates:  circa 1840-1950
Extent:  3.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains diaries, correspondence, and other papers of Josephine Heath of Royalton, Vermont, and of other persons. Included are poems and writings of Mary A. Hunton Parker, letters to H.H. Vail, mostly in connection with D. Appleton Publishing Co., business correspondence (especially from 1890), and business and personal account books.
Alfred H. Heininger Papers
Creator: Heininger, Alfred Harris, 1887-1970
Dates:  1887-1970
Extent:  5 Boxes
Abstract:  Alfred Heininger's Papers consist of correspondence, news clippings, speeches, printed material and business records.
Donald A. Hemenway Papers
Creator: Hemenway, Donald A., Sr., 1908-1983
Dates:  1917-1950
Extent:  3.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, and other materials that document Hemenway's activities on the Banking and Insurance Commission of Vermont, 1937-41 and 1947-50, and on the University of Vermont Board of Trustees and several related committees, 1937-44, as well as other activities.
Henry Family Papers
Creator: Henry Family
Dates:  1827-1888
Abstract:  The Henry Collection is composed of eight folders of correspondence. The dates of the letters range from 1827-1888, with the bulk of the collection spanning 1861-1868.
Arthur Wentworth Hewitt Collection
Creator: Hewitt, Arthur Wentworth 1883-
Dates:  1905-1970
Extent:  7 boxes
Abstract:  The Hewitt Collection contains personal correspondence between Hewitt and friends, booksellers, and colleagues. The collection also contains clippings of reviews of Hewitt's work, clippings of poems which he thought worthwhile to keep, published accounts of his social and official actions, and two boxes of literary autographs.
Fred G. Hill Papers
Creator: Hill, Fred G.
Dates:  1970-1991
Extent:  15.0 Linear feet12 cartons, 3 oversize boxes
Abstract: Collection contains photographic prints, negatives, slides, notebooks, and professional papers documenting Fred G. Hill's career as a professional photographer in Burlington, Vermont. The collection includes work for commerical clients, individual artists, politicians, charitable organizations, and portraits.
Ralph Nading Hill Collection
Creator: Hill, Ralph Nading, 1917-1987.
Dates:  1882-1987
Extent:  44 cartons
Abstract:  The papers consist of Hill's personal and business correspondence, family papers, manuscripts, illustrations and galleys for several of his books, plus materials connected with the many organizations to which he contributed his time.
The Howard L. Hindley Papers
Creator: Hindley, Howard L., 1870-1943
Dates:  1926-1937
Extent:  Two Cartons
Abstract:  The Howard L. Hindley Papers include correspondence, advertising, pictures, notes, Burlington Free Press clippings, information on public Theaters, poetry, a collection of articles about Rutland, and other writings.
Philip H. Hoff Papers
Creator: Hoff, Philip H. (Philip Henderson), 1924-
Dates:  circa 1950-1980
Extent:  231.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, expense records, clippings, photographs, audio and video materials, reports, speeches, photographs, and other materials documenting Hoff's activities as Vermont State Senator, Vermont Governor, and Burlington, Vermont lawyer, as well as his campaigns for the offices he held and for United States Senate. The bulk of the collection focuses on his gubenatorial years, 1962-1969.
William C. Holbrook Papers
Creator: Holbrook, William C.
Dates:  1861-1866
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains Civil War letters of William C. Holbrook, Colonel of the 7th VT. Infantry Regiment in the Civil War, speeches Holbrook gave on the decades following the war, and some family documents.
Arthur John Holden Papers
Creator: Holden, Arthur John, 1900
Dates:  1948-1965
Extent:  4 Boxes
Abstract:  Collection includes materials on Holden's activities in the field of education.
Holt Family Photograph Collection
Creator: Holt Family
Dates:  circa 1840-1890
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of portraits of members of the Holt family: tintypes, ambrotypes, and Daguerreotypes.
Holton Family Papers
Creator: Holton Family
Dates:  1788-1945
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet
Abstract: The Holtons were brought to Vermont through Thomas Holton (1705-1800), who came from Northfield, Massachusetts to settle in Dummerston around 1771. The generations covered in the collection are those of John Willcox (1764-1839), great-grandfater of Edith, through the children of Annie Holton Wilson (West Dummerston). Letters from Timothy Spaulding Holton (1882-1899), grandson of Thomas Holton and husband of Ann Joslyn Holton (1828-1913), to his daughters Nancy Maria Holton (1851-1872) and Edith Willcox Holton (1868-?) form a major part of the collection and are sent from the New York area, where he was living, often destitute.
Hopkins and Canfield Families Papers
Creator: Hopkins Family
Dates:  1790s-1940s
Extent:  8.5 Linear feet
Abstract: The Hopkins and Canfield Families Papers contain correspondence, John Henry Hopkins Sr. materials, Charles Jerome Hopkins materials, Hopkinsfolk genealogical materials, family legal records, memorabilia, music, newspaper clippings, photographs, materials about the family and church property at Rock Point in Burlington, VT, writings by various family members, and books owned by family members. These materials range in date from around 1790 to around 1960, and they document the church and other professional activities of John Henry Hopkins, Sr., the first Episcopal Bishop of Vermont, the musical activities of C. Jerome Hopkins, as well as the private and professional lives of various members of the Hopkins and Canfield families.
John H. Hopkins Papers
Creator: Hopkins, John Henry, 1792-1868
Dates:  1825-1925
Extent:  One Carton
Abstract:  Artist, lawyer, ironmonger, muscian, architect, theologian and first Episcopal Bishop of Vermont, John Henry Hopkins was born in Dublin, Ireland on January 22, 1792. The John H. Hopkins Family Papers consist largely of miscellaneous manuscripts of Bishop Hopkins and his great-granddaughter, Edith Hopkins.
Richard Hopp Papers
Creator: Hopp, Richard
Dates:  circa 1920-1960
Extent:  3.9 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains theses, writings, reports, studies, printed matter, and photographs documenting Hopp's studies in agriculture and horticulture, as well as several photo albums documenting his travels in Europe, especially Germany, from circa 1923-1931.
Howe Scale Company Records
Creator: Howe Scale Company (Rutland, Vt.)
Dates:  1856-1961
Extent:  3 cartons, 7 volumes
Abstract:  The Howe Scale Company Papers include correspondence, minutes of meetings, newspaper clippings, photographs, advertising material, pamphlets, catalogs, broadsides and other printed material, price and parts lists, operations and sales manuals, and other materials for the years 1856-1961.
Murray Hoyt Papers
Creator: Hoyt, Murray C., 1904
Dates:  1936-1974
Extent:  2 Cartons
Abstract:  The Murray Hoyt papers contain correspondence, numerous short story typescripts, published short stories clipped from magazines and newspapers, newspaper clippings, including reviews of his books, proposals for writing assignments, legal documents, and notes he produced while writing.
Hubbard Family Papers
Creator: Hubbard Family
Dates:  1825-1878
Extent:  One Box
Abstract:  The Hubbard Family Papers consist of one box of family correspondence from the years 1825-1878. Probably the major interest of the Hubbard Family Papers lies in the considerable number of letters to and from Vermonters serving as soldiers during the Civil War.
The Zephine Humphrey Papers
Creator: Humphrey, Zephine, 1874-1959
Dates:  1918-1959
Extent:  One Box
Abstract:  Zephine Humphrey Fahnestock was a noted writer of fiction and short essays. The Zephine Humphrey Papers are composed primarily of typescripts of her writings, both published and unpublished. The majority of the collection is made up of a long typescript of Humphrey's unpublished journal for the years 1941-1945.
Dorothy B. Hunt Papers
Creator: Hunt, Dorothy B.
Dates:  1910-1987
Abstract:  The Dorothy B. Hunt Collection contains papers from 1910 to 1987. The collection may be of use to those studying Burlington and the arts in Vermont in the latter half of the twentieth century.

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International Maple Syrup Institute Records
Creator: International Maple Syrup Institute.
Dates:  1976-1980
Extent:  0.8 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains meeting records, correspondence, committee plans and reports, printer materials, and other materials documenting the organizing and grading activities of the International Maple Syrup Institute, 1976-1980.

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Jackman/Corinth Papers
Creator: Jackman, Marguerite Murphy.
Extent:  3 cartons, 1 box
Abstract:  The collection includes a few folders of Jackman family material, but the majority of the papers relate to Mrs. Jackman's work on the history of Corinth, Vermont.
Edward G. Janeway Papers
Creator: Janeway, Edward G.
Dates:  circa 1950-1972
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, clippings, and printed matter relating to State and National Republican Party affairs, especially the Eisenhower Presidential campaign, and some papers dealing with Vermont issues in general.
David B. Jennings Letters
Creator: Jennings, David B.
Dates:  1951-1953
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of photographs of and letters from Lieut. David B. Jennings to his parents in Burlington from Korea. Jennings, a 1952 graduate of UVM, was killed in action in 1953.
Marty Jezer Papers related to the Working Group on Electoral Politics and Campaign Finance Reform
Creator: Jezer, Marty
Dates:  circa 1980-2000
Extent:  10.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains clippings, articles, books, drafts, subject files, correspondence, studies, reports, notes, legislation and laws, working papers, and leaflets related to the work of the Working Group on the subject of Campaign Finance Reform.
Marty Jezer Papers
Creator: Jezer, Marty
Dates:  circa 1960-2000
Extent:  52.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains Jezer's collected notes and research for his writing projects; peace activism publications that he was involved with; books and other materials about self-help for stuttering; personal correspondence; personal financial records; and collected research on political topics including single payer health care, campaign finance reform, and peace activism.
James Johns Papers
Creator: Johns, James, 1797-1874
Dates:  1812-1873
Extent:  0.4 Linear feetOne box
Abstract: The James Johns Papers consist of one box of miscellaneous Johns manuscripts from 1812 to 1873. The collection includes original and photocopied correspondence, examples of Johns' pen-printed broadsides, books and newspapers, and copies of his printed and published works.
John Johnson Collection
Creator: Johnson, John, 1771-1842
Dates:  1790-1842
Extent:  7 cartons and 11 oversize folders
Abstract:  John Johnson was a surveyor, millwright, master builder, and civil engineer. The John Johnson Papers consist of seven cartons and eleven oversize folders of papers, which have been divided into the following broad categories: correspondence; business papers; architectural plans and drawings; maps and surveys; bound manuscripts; and miscellaneous papers.
Joseph B. Johnson Papers
Creator: Johnson, Joseph B., Governor
Dates:  circa 1940-1970
Extent:  23.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, printed matter, newsletters, clippings, plans, reports, speeches, meeting minutes, hearings proceedings, legislative materials, campaign materials, scrapbooks, diaries, many photographs, and other materials documenting Johnson's political career including his terms as Governor of VT, 1954-59.
Charles Stanley Jones Papers
Creator: Jones, Charles Stanley, Rev.
Dates:  1925-1971
Extent:  10.75 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains sermons, photographs, and audio recordings of Jones, who was minister of the First Congregational Church in Burlington, VT.

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Martha D. Kennedy Papers
Creator: Kennedy, Martha D.
Dates:  1946-1978
Extent:  9 cartons
Abstract:  The collection consists of correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and other printed material relating to the various organizations with which Martha was involved.
Richard Ketchum Papers
Creator: Ketchum, Richard
Dates:  1948-1999
Extent:  15.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Papers of author and editor Richard Ketchum, who co-edited the Country Journal and wrote numerous articles and books on U.S. history. Included are galleys, research notes, correspondence, drafts, Country Journal records, American Heritate records, and other materials.
Frances Parkinson Keyes Papers
Creator: Keyes, Frances Parkinson, 1885-1970
Dates:  1878-1972
Extent:  14.0 Linear feet14 cartons
Abstract: Frances Parkinson Keyes (July 21, 1885 - July 3, 1970) was one of the best-known authors of her time. The Frances Parkinson Keyes Papers consist of 13 cartons of materials from 1898 to 1972. The Papers are arranged into four series: Correspondence, Early Writings, Manuscripts, and Personal Materials.
Frank Ray Keyser Papers
Creator: Keyser, Frank Ray, 1927-
Dates:  circa 1961-1963
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains official correspondence, reports, memos, and other materials documenting Keyser's activities as Governor of Vermont, 1961-1963.
Alpha Kingsley Papers
Creator: Kingsley, Alpha
Dates:  1799-1845
Extent:  One Box
Abstract:  The Alpha Kingsley Papers consist of one box of letters that Kingsley wrote to members of his family between 1799 and 1844. The letters provide considerable detail about Kingsley's life in the Army from 1799 through 1815; after that, they deal primarily with his civilian family and business concerns in Nashville.
Earle S. Kinsley Papers
Creator: Kinsley, Earle S., b. 1869
Dates:  1925-1947
Extent:  1 Box
Abstract:  The Earle S. Kinsley Collection includes correspondence dating from the 1920's through the 1940's. Most of it concerns the research, production, and publication of his books, "Recollections of Vermonters in State and National Affairs," published in Rutland in 1946.
Fred C. Koerner, Surveyor Records
Creator: Koerner, Fred C.
Dates:  circa 1950-1980
Extent:  37.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of land survey maps, drawings, field notes, and correspondence arranged by client documenting Koerner's activities as a land surveyor in Northern Vermont, circa 1950-1980.
Linda Kruger Book History Collection
Creator: Kruger, Linda M.
Dates:  circa 1959-2000
Extent:  5.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains color and b&w slides, catalogues, and photocopies and clippings of articles used in teaching Rare Books and History of the Book courses by Linda Kruger.
Madeleine May Kunin
Creator: Kunin, Madeleine
Dates:  1977-1992
Extent:  56 cartons
Abstract:  The Madeleine May Kunin collection contains materials spanning her political career from 1977 as Lieutenant Governor to 1996 when she left the United States to become Embassador to Switzerland.

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George La Pierre Film Collection
Creator: La Pierre, George W.
Dates:  circa 1927-1942
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains films on VT subjects, ca. 1927-1940: Motion picture film 1927 Flood pontoon bridge St. Francis Dam, Mud Flood Disaster VT flood Winooski River, Hinesburg Bridge, Intervale, Winooski River Gorge at High Bridge, Tunbridge Fair of 1942, and others.
Gladys LaFlamme (Colburn) Papers
Creator: LaFlamme, Gladys
Dates:  1930s-1995?
Extent:  30.0 Linear feet
Lake Mansfield Trout Club Records
Creator: Lake Mansfield Trout Club.
Dates:  1899-2001
Extent:  28.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the financial, business, and membership records of the Lake Mansfield Trout Club of Stowe, VT. These include reports, minutes, stock certificates, correspondence, time cards, receipts and disbursements, historical accounts, descriptions of the buildings, grounds, and trails, photographs, and other records documenting the club, its members, and their guests.
Genieve Lamson Papers
Creator: Lamson, Genieve, 1887-1966
Dates:  1821-1990
Extent:  4 cartons
Abstract:  The Genieve Lamson papers contain the correspondence and memorabilia of members of the Lamson family of Randolph, Vermont.
Myrtle Lane Vermont Slide Collection
Creator: Lane, Myrtle
Dates:  1968-1990
Extent:  3.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of slides of Vermont towns taken by Myrtle Lane (?), 1968-1990.
Vermont Landscape Images Papers
Creator: Lipke, William C.
Dates:  1880-1976
Extent:  5.0 Linear feet3 cartons, 5 boxes
Lyric Theatre Collection
Creator: Lyric Theatre (Burlington, Vt.)
Dates:  1974-1986
Extent:  1 Box, 2 Cartons
Abstract:  The Lyric Theatre Collection includes mainly financial records of the business manager, bank statements, canceled checks, and programs from play productions.

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Helen MacMartin Collection of Political Printed Materials
Creator: MacMartin, Helen Hawthorne, 1891-1987
Dates:  circa 1945-1975
Extent:  3.125 Linear feet
Abstract: Helen MacMartin (1891-1987) was Secretary-Treasurer of the Progressive Party of Vermont from 1948-1953, after which she continued to work with local, national, and international organizations that promoted peace, civil liberties, civil rights, and an end to nuclear proliferation. She died in Berlin, Vermont, November 3, 1987. This collection consists of the bulk of the printed materials from the Helen MacMartin Papers. It includes one carton of monographs and pamphlets dating from around 1945 to around 1975. The collection also contains serial issues arranged alphabetically by the serial title and then chronologically. The dates and topics of the serials are similar to those of the monographs.
Helen MacMartin Papers
Creator: MacMartin, Helen Hawthorne, 1891-1987
Dates:  1932-1975
Extent:  5.42 Linear feet
Abstract: The Helen MacMartin Papers contain materials related to her tenure as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Progressive Party of Vermont, from 1948 to 1953, as well as her correspondence, from about 1945 to 1975, and clippings, newsletters, correspondence, and other materials concerning the many social concerns, groups, and organizations with which she was involved over the course of her life. She was born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1891, lived most of her life in Burlington, VT, and died in Berlin, VT, in 1987.
Alan MacNeil Papers
Creator: MacNeil, Alan
Dates:  circa 1950s
Extent:  3.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of manuscript copies, drafts, parts, and sketches of MacNeil's musical compositions, including his opera MacBeth.
Mary B. Maher Papers
Creator: Maher, Mary Barbara
Dates:  1975-1977
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains official correspondence, committee reports, legislation, notes and memos, and other materials documenting Maher's term as State Representative for South Burlington.
Richard W. Mallary Papers
Creator: Mallary, Richard Walker, 1929-
Dates:  1972-1974
Extent:  27 cartons
Abstract:  Mallary served in the United States House of Representatives from 1972-1974. The majority of the papers are correspondences to and from his constituents concerning personal and public issues.
Horace Mann Family Papers
Creator: Mann, Horace
Dates:  1793-1890
Extent:  1.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, school papers and textbooks, notebooks, printed volumes (including one by a family member), photographs, pressings book, a circa 1850s passport (or equivalent) with visas, and other materials documenting the activities of Horace Mann and his family.
George Perkins Marsh Collection
Creator: Marsh, George Perkins, 1801-1882
Dates:   1812-1929
Extent:  18 cartons
Abstract:  Collection includes correspondence, diaries (1864-82), notebooks (1834-86), and published works, relating to protective tariff, founding of Smithsonian Institute, Mexican War, Civil War, and other political issues during Marsh’s congressional career; his impressions of Garabaldi and Italian unification while U.S. minister to Italy (1860-82); and comparative philosophy, Near Eastern Studies, Scandanavian Studies, conservation, book collecting, and other scholarly interests. Includes papers of his second wife, Caroline (Crane) Marsh (1816-1901), author and feminist.
James Marsh Papers
Creator: Marsh, James
Dates:  1816-1883
Extent:  3 boxes
Abstract:  Photocopies of public, private and university correspondence with some other University of Vermont documents, including notes on selected lectures and some student papers.
Marvin Family Papers
Creator: Marvin Family
Dates:  1790-1985
Extent:  6.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains scrapbook binders of family history materials including correspondence, land records, legal records, financial records, photographs, and other materials; diaries; envelopes of papers; early governors' art works and portraits; and other materials documenting the activities of the Marvin family.
Mary Fletcher Hospital School of Nursing and Jeanne Manse School of Nursing Records
Creator: Mary Fletcher Hospital. School of Nursing.
Dates:  1887-1971
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet6 cartons, 1 oversize plaque
Abstract: Records of these 2 nursing schools. MFH: class books, 1887-1934, 1953-1965; time books, 1888-1930s; records, photos, yearbooks, 1960s; Committee on School of Nursing, 1945-1971. Jeanne Mance: yearbooks, scrapbooks, 1950s-1960s; records, 1960s.
Louis L. McAllister Photographs
Creator: McAllister, L. L., (Louis L.), 1877-1963
Dates:  1915-1961
Extent:  19.0 Linear feet45 boxes
Abstract: The L.L. McAllister Collection includes portraits, construction projects, buildings, businesses and events in the Burlington area covering the period ca. 1920-1960. The collection also includes photos of street, bridge, airport and sewer construction and repair, as well as group portraits of clubs, schools, etc.
McClure Family Papers
Creator: McClure Family
Dates:  1875-1985
Extent:  9.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Primarily letters, photos miscellaneous papers of the McClure Family of Burlington and Winooski, VT. Some railroad materials relating to Frank McClure career as engine man for Central Vermont Railway.
Lewis Douglas Meredith Collection
Creator: Meredith, Lewis Douglas, 1905-
Dates:  1925-1971
Extent:  3 cartons, 2 volumes
Abstract:  The Lewis Douglas Meredith papers consist primarily of typescripts of speeches and articles by Meredith, and of newspaper clippings by or about him. The great majority of these deal with subjects within the banking, investment, and insurance fields.
Perry Merrill Papers
Creator: Merrill, Perry
Dates:  circa 1915-1975
Extent:  1.65 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains official correspondence, writings, reports, plans, clippings, newsletters, meeting minutes, certificates, and photographs (USFS and otherwise) documenting Merrill's career as Vermont State Forest Commissioner and Mayor of Montpelier.
Rev. Fraser Metzger: Progressive Party of Vermont Collection
Creator: Metzger, Fraser, Rev., 1872-1954
Dates:  1912
Extent:  One box
Abstract:  The Reverend Metzger Papers contain materials relating to the National Progressive Party of Vermont and Metzger's gubernatorial candidature in 1912.
William H. Meyer Papers
Creator: Meyer, William Henry, 1914-
Dates:  1958-1965
Extent:  34.0 Linear feet34 cartons
Abstract: Meyer served as U.S. Representative from Vermont, [1958-1965]. Collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, statements. printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other material, on such topics as agriculture, conservation, civil liberties ,and nuclear disarmament. Bulk of the collection is made up of congressional papers with materials on legislation, committee work, public opinion polls conducted by Meyer in Vermont, and the plan for peace which Meyer worked in as a member of Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Vermont Commandery Papers
Creator: Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Vermont Commandery.
Dates:  1860-1951
Extent:  5.0 Linear feet5 ft.
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, drafts of speeches, records and record books, printed material, newspaper clippings, photos, and memorabilia largely relating to social events and historical celebrations sponsored by the commandery or other similar groups, including the Lake Champalin Tercentennial Celebration of 1909. Includes materials from other chapters of the order.
Ahiman L. Miner Papers
Creator: Miner, Ahiman L.
Dates:  1800-1897
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Ahiman L. Miner Papers consist of one box of correspondence, legal documents and financial miscellany from the years 1800-1897.
Julia Morrill Family Papers
Creator: Morrill, Julia
Dates:  1830-1912
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Family papers of Julia Smith White Morrill and her siblings and children in various towns of western Vermont and points west, these include letters and a diary of a soldier in the Civil War.
Mt. Mansfield Co. Papers
Creator: Mt. Mansfield Co..
Dates:  circa 1940-1990
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains films and photographs of skiing on Mount Mansfield and the resort in Stowe, VT, as well as some historical accounts.
Lynette Muller Papers
Creator: Muller, Lynette
Dates:  circa 1930-1980
Extent:  12.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the personal papers of Muller, as well as collected photographs and research on towns, buildings, and institutions in Vermont.
William D. Munson Papers
Creator: Munson, William D.
Dates:  circa 1860-1910
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet1 carton
Abstract: Collection contains Chittenden County Court Records from circa 1864-1868, signed by William D. Munson, Sheriff, as well as some Colchester Cooperative Butter and Cheese Factory financial records, circa 1905.

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Paul Nash Papers
Creator: Nash, Paul, 1924-
Dates:  1941-1993?
Extent:  67.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the academic and consulting papers of Paul Nash, including audio tape reals, court and legal papers, syllabi and lecture notes, reports, accredidation papers, resumes of applicants, student lists, writings (published and not by Nash and others), submissions to the journal Teach for America, and other materials documenting his many activities as an educator and education theorist.
Gladys Neiburg Papers
Creator: Neiburg, Gladys
Dates:  1939-1974
Extent:  4 boxes
Abstract:  The bulk of the collection documents Neiburg's literary works.
Delta Psi/Wells Family Collection
Creator: Newcomb, Edgar Allan Poe
Extent:  5 oversize map folders
Abstract:  Blueprint drawings of Delta Psi/Wells Family house.
Louis S. Newton Papers
Creator: Newton, Louis S., 1871-1953
Dates:  1921-1953
Extent:  20.0 Linear feet3 boxes, 8 map case drawers
Abstract: Louis Newton was an architect in Hartford and Burlingtion, Vermont from the 1890's until 1952, the year before he died. Throughout this time, he designed and altered residences, summer cottages, and commercial and public buildings. The collection covers the years 1921 to 1953, and includes a few photographs of earlier restoration projects.

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Older Women's League: Green Mountain Chapter Records
Creator: Older Women's League. Green Mountain Chapter.
Dates:  1983-1993
Extent:  2.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Meeting minutes, legislative materials, correspondence, photographs, and other papers of the Green Mountain chapter of the Older Women's League (OWL).
Jules Older Papers
Creator: Older, Jules
Dates:  1961-2003
Extent:  18.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Professional papers of author and professor Jules Older, UVM 1962. Includes copies of his books, manuscripts, research notes, and publication correspondence, including rejections, on Psychology, Psychiatry, Medicine, and Sexology. Includes correspondence and articles while Older was a student at UVM and the Cynic editor.
Onion Family Papers
Creator: Onion family
Dates:  1860-1940
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Onion Family Papers contains correspondence, business and financial documents, photographs, railroad correspondence and memorabilia, personal ephemera, and miscellaneous material relating to Carlos and Mary Onion of Rutland, Vermont for the period 1860-1870.

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Augustus Paddock Papers
Creator: Paddock, Augustus
Dates:  1862-1865
Extent:  0.8 Linear feet2 document boxes
Abstract: Collection contains family correspondence, including Civil War letters, photographs, a Civil War map, and other items and materials documenting the lives activities and Civil War service of memebers of the Paddock family, especially Augustus.
Parker Family Papers
Creator: Parker family
Dates:  1820-1952
Extent:  0.4 Linear feetOne box
Abstract: The Parker Family Papers consist largely of Civil War letters to and from Moses A. Parker. Parker's letters, many of which are to his fiance and eventual wife Eliza E. Hale Parker, offer considerable detail on the daily life of the Civil War soldier. The Parker Family was from Concord, Vermont.
Charles E. Parker Papers
Creator: Parker, Charles E., 1839-1924
Dates:  1810-1943
Extent:  10.0 Linear feetFive cartons, three boxes, two oversized folders
Abstract: Charles Edmund Parker (1839-1923) was a prominent businessman of Vergennes, Vermont, Civil War veteran, and politician. The collection covers 1810-1943 and includes family and civil war era correspondence, militia records, business records, and photographs.
Parker/Fleming Family Papers
Creator: Parker-Fleming family
Dates:  1835-1909
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet1 carton
Abstract: The Parker/Fleming Collection deals primarily with the descendants and relations of Charles Carrol Parker (1814-?), a Congregational minister who preached in various churches in Vermont and Maine, and Elizabeth Fleming Parker (1813-1979), his wife. The letters span the time period of 1835-1909, with the bulk of the collection lying between 1863-1879.
Partners of the Americas: Vermont-Honduras Papers
Creator: Partners of the Americas. Vermont-Honduras.
Dates:  1966-2002
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains training manuals, program reports, trip reports, historical materials, minutes, by-laws, tax status records, photos, publications, plaque, audio cassette, slides, video recordings, artifacts, grants and other records documenting the activities of the Vermont-Honduras chapter of the federal program, Partners of the Americas, especially focused on agriculture and small business training.
Frank C. Partridge Papers
Creator: Partridge, Frank C.
Dates:  1880-1950
Extent:  20.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains many volumes of letter books of Partridge's correspondence, his work on the Vermont claim for Civil War military expenditures, the legal papers from several large cases, papers from his unsuccessful run for the U.S. Senate in 1931, and other materials that document Partridge's life and political and legal activities.
Sanborn Partridge Papers
Creator: Partridge, Sanborn
Dates:  circa 1965
Extent:  5.6 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of VT legislative commission materials related to the reapportionment of the Vermont State Legislature in 1965, including correspondence, maps, data and analysis, plans, notes, reports, and receipts.
Passumpsic Baptist Church Records
Creator: Passumpsic Community Baptist Church.
Dates:  1811- 1985
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains organizational records, minutes, affiliated church group records, and publications of the church. Also, records of Passumpsic Library Association and unidentified diary.
Peake Family Papers
Creator: Peake family
Dates:  1793-1955
Extent:  7.45 Linear feet5 cartons, 3 boxes
Abstract: The Peake family arrived in the area that would become Addison County, Vermont, in 1779, when William Peake (1740-1813) moved with his family from Nantucket to the frontier town of Monkton. William's son Seth (1784-1827) settled in nearby Bristol in 1810 as a saddler and storekeeper, beginning more than a centry and a half of Peake residency in that community. The Peake Family Papers consist of approximately six linear feet of correspondence, bound manuscripts, diaries and other miscellaneous papers. The chronological span of the collection is from 1793 to 1955, with the heaviest concentration of material falling between 1840 and 1900.
Theodora Peck Papers
Creator: Peck, Theodora
Dates:  1842-1960
Extent:  5 cartons
Abstract:  The Theodora Peck collection is composed of a combination of family papers and literary manuscripts.
Perley Family Papers
Creator: Perley family
Dates:  1790-1908
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Perley Family Papers consist of deeds to their property and correspondence about this property from 1790 to 1889, receipts belonging to Anson Perley between the years 1815-1871, and Anson Perley's Estate and Legal Papers from 1853 to 1908.
Samuel Pettengill Collection
Creator: Pettingill, Samuel Barrett,, b. 1886
Dates:  1939-1949
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet5 boxes
Abstract: Pettengill was a lawyer and a journalist. He served as United States Representative from Indiana. Collection includes eighteen vols. of newspaper columns entitled "Inside Your Congress" written by Pettingill, dealing chiefly with current events on the political scene, including the conduct of World War II, the establisment of the North Atlantic Tready Organization ( NATO ), and the United Nations, and the growing "red scare" over communism. Many of the pages contain annotations and other markings.
Charles Phelps Papers
Creator: Phelps, Charles
Dates:  1754/1785
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Charles Phelps Papers consist of one document box of manuscripts from the 1750s to the 1780s relating to the Phelps' legal and land transactions, and to his participation in the disputes over jurisdiction over the New Hampshire Grants.
John Norton Pomeroy Papers
Creator: Pomeroy, John Norton, 1792-1881
Dates:  1792-1878
Extent:  2.0 Linear feetThree boxes
Abstract: Collection includes comittee correspondance, financial papers, subscription books, memorabilia, and other papers, relating to the erection and dedication of the Ethan Allen Monument in Burlington, together with essays, deeds, and legal papers, and local Unitarian Church material; and correspondence of Dr. John Pomeroy (1764-1844), with Medical notes and studies (1802-14) and financial accounts, of Dr. Pomeroy and Cassius F. Pomeroy. Includes materials on history of University of Vermont in the early 19th century.
Fletcher D. Proctor Papers
Creator: Proctor, Fletcher Dutton, 1860
Dates:  1904-1908
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Proctor served as Governor of Vermont, 1906-1908. Collection includes primarily correspondence between Proctor and the State attorney general, Clarke C. Fitts, concerning official State and Legal mattters and the legal position of the State on assorted issues.
Mortimer R. Proctor Papers
Creator: Proctor, Mortimer Robinson, 1889-1968
Dates:  1945-1946
Extent:  7.5 Linear feet6 cartons
Abstract: Proctor was a businessman who also served as state legislator and Governor of Vermont. Collection includes correspondence, notes, reports, newspapers clippings, printed matter, and other official papers from Proctor's governorships. Includes material relating to Brattleboro Retreat, flood control, Vermont-New Hampshire border dispute, and World War II domestic programs. Correspondents include U.S. Senators George D. Aiken, Warren R. Austin, Ralph E. Flanders, and U.S. Represenative Charles A. Plumley.
Prospect School and Center for Research and Education Archives
Creator: Prospect Archives and Center for Education and Research .
Dates:  Bulk, 1965-1991
Extent:  284.0 Linear feet
Abstract: The Prospect School and Center for Education and Research Archives contains the archives of the Prospect School (1965-1991) and the Prospect Archive and Center for Education and Research (1979-2010). The largest portion of the collection is comprised of the Prospect Archive of Children’s Work, which consists of visual and written work produced by more than sixty children who attended Prospect School. The collection also includes records and publications documenting Prospect’s administration, curriculum, adult educational programs, and consulting projects. The approximately 284 linear feet of materials in the collection encompasses manuscripts, artwork, photographs, and films dating between 1964 and 2011.
Winston L. Prouty Papers
Creator: Prouty, Winston Lewis, 1906-1971
Dates:  1906-1971
Extent:  272.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A Representative and a Senator from Vermont, born in Newport, Vermont in 1906. Collection includes correspondence, reports, and other papers relating to Prouty's service on House Committees on Foreign Affairs and Veterans Affairs, and Senate Committees on Labor and Public Welfare, Commerce, and Special COmmittee on Aging.

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Queen City Park Association Records
Creator: Queen City Park Association.
Dates:  1881-1950
Extent:  0.4 Linear feetOne box
Abstract: The Queen City Park Association was formed in 1881 under the name of "The Forest City Park Association" (see Articles of Association in Minutes book). The stated purpose of the association was to maintain a private park at Burlington to be used for spiritualist camp meetings, picnic parties, and as a summer resort. The collection contains business records of the Association, 1881-1950.
Camp Quinibeck Papers
Creator: Quinibeck Camps (Ely, Vt.) .
Dates:  undated
Extent:  7.92 Linear feetCirca 7 boxes (cartons) of camp records for Camp Quinnibec (North Thetford, VT).
Abstract: Financial, personnel, and camper records. Logs of typescripts of camper memories. Records of camp programs.

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R.B. Stearns and Company Records
Creator: R. B. Stearns and Co.
Dates:  1865-1916
Extent:  7 boxes, 2 volumes
Abstract:  The R. B. Stearns and Co. Records include letter books for years 1865-1895, a cash book for 1870-1873, a day book for 1878, and bills and receipts for 1890 and 1898-1899, all conncerning the business of the pharmacy.
George H. Randall Papers
Creator: Randall, George H.
Dates:  1860-1873
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains letters of George H. Randall to his wife Emma during Randall's service as a musician in the 4th VT infantry in the Civil War, as well as some photos, pension papers, and financial papers.
James Marsh Read Papers
Creator: Read, James Marsh
Dates:  Bulk, 1848-1866
Extent:  1.25 Linear feet
Abstract: James Marsh Read (1833-1865), an 1853 graduate of the University of Vermont, was an explorer of the American West and a Civil War soldier. He wrote critical essays about the events of the time and kept extensive correspondence with his family. These materials are combined with the collected research and manuscript of the collection’s donor, Gretchen Howe Miller, providing insight into James M. Read’s life and the issues of this period in American and Vermont history.
Howard Crosby Rice Papers
Creator: Rice, Howard Crosby, 1878-1965
Dates:  Bulk, 1936-1965
Extent:  7.0 Linear feet7 cartons
Abstract: Rice was a journalist who served time as a member of the Vermont state legislature and as president of the hospital in Brattleboro, Vermont. Collection includes correspondents and other papers relating to the Brattleboro Reformer and Vermont Printing Company, Brattleboro, Vermont, Central Vermont Railway, Rice’s legislative service and political concerns, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and New England Kurn Hattin Homes, both of which he served as president, Vermont Hospital Survey, New Hampshire-Vermont hospitilaztion services, Irish Terrier Club of America, and other topics; and photos of Maine Fishing trips and 1897 European tour.
Guy A. Richardson Papers
Creator: Richardson, Guy A.
Dates:  circa 1920-1970
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains photographic prints and negatives of Vermont covered bridges, 1927-1942, and notes and clippings on Burlington and Vermont history, 1920s-1960s.
Rixford Axe Company Records
Creator: Rixford Axe Company.
Dates:  1804-1951
Extent:  26.0 Linear feet22 cartons which includes 98 volumes
Abstract: The Rixford Axe Company was established in East Highgate, Vermont, by Luther Rixford; closed 1950s. Collection includes chiefly business correspondance,(19 letter books, 55 journals, 5 ledgers, 3 cashbooks, and 7 miscellaneous vols.) together with miscellaneous personal and business papers including legal papers, deeds, bank statements, and family photos of Luther Rixford, Oscar H. Rixford and his wife Elizabeth (Leach) Rixford, and Susan K. Rixford and Mary E. (Rixford) Knight, daughters of Oscar S. Rixford.
Rockwell Family Papers
Creator: Rockwell Family
Dates:  1854-1972
Extent:  2 cartons
Abstract: The Rockwell Family Papers consist of two cartons of letters, business papers, bound diaries and account books, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other papers. The chronological span of the collection is from 1854 to 1972, with the great majority of the papers dating from the 1850s to 1929. Most of the materials in the Rockwell Family Papers relate to Ell B. Rockwell's many years of service on Lake Champlain steamboats.
Charles R. Ross Papers
Creator: Ross, Charles R., (Charles Robert), 1920-
Dates:  Bulk, 1952-1982
Extent:  58.0 Linear feet40 boxes, 33 cartons, 1 reel microfilm
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, reports, copies of Federal Power Commission hearings, printed material, and newspapers clippings, relating to Ross’s position as a Federal Power Commissioner, the Champlain Waterway Project (1962-67), the High Mountain Sheep Project (1955-64), the Northfield Pump Project (1965-67), the Water Resources Council (1966-67), and in particular the Northeast Power Failure of 1965.
P.M. Rossman Photograph Collection
Creator: Rossman, P.M.
Dates:  1920-1927
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet90 photos
Abstract: Collection consists of photographs of construction of the Vt-Quebec Transmission Line and Dam (Richford, Vt) 1920, an asbestos quarry (Eden Mills, VT) c. 1920, Transmission towers (York, PA) 1923, and a bridge.
Ella Brown Russell Papers
Creator: Russell, Ella Brown
Dates:  1931-1979
Abstract:  The collection consists almost entirely of Mrs. Russell's journals from 1932 to 1976. In addition to their accounts of her daily life, the journals also contain frequent extended reflections on national and world affairs, literature, society, and art.
Dr. Joseph Rutherford Papers
Creator: Rutherford, Joseph Chase, 1818-1902
Dates:  1839-1865
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The Dr. Joseph Rutherford Collection contains letters written by Dr. Rutherford during the Civil War (1862-1865). The collection also contains a vast amount of letters written to Hannah Chase Rutherford, the doctor's wife.
Rutland Chamber of Commerce Records
Creator: Rutland (Vt.) Chamber of Commerce
Dates:  1898-1967
Extent:  5 Cartons
Abstract:  The Rutland Chamber of Commerce collection contains correspondence, minutes of meetings, notes, publications, scrapbooks, and other papers which serve to document the activities of the Chamber.

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Thomas P. Salmon Papers
Creator: Salmon, Thomas P.
Dates:  1957-1976
Extent:  11.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, notes, memoranda, speeches, reports, proceedings, printed materials, legal client/case files, Democratic party committee materials, campaign financial and other records, and other materials documenting his activities as a lawyer, VT state legislator, VT Governor, and his campaigns for VT Legislature, Governor, and U.S. Senate and other work in the Democratic party.
I.L. Salomon Collection
Creator: Salomon, Isidore Lawrence, 1899-1985
Dates:  1952-1972
Extent:  3 boxes.
Abstract:  I. L. Salomon was an American poet and translator.
Savage Family Papers
Creator: Savage Family
Dates:  1768-1902
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet5 boxes
Abstract: Collection includes primarily letters (1860-79) recieved by Reuben A. and Elizabeth R. Ladd Savage, residents of Stowe, Vt., from family members in New England, Baraboo, Wisconsin, Esondido, California, Lawrence, Kansas, and Metamora, Illinois, concerning everday life; includes a few civil War letters from Stowe men serving in the Army.
Francis O. Sawyer Civil War Collection
Creator: Sawyer, Francis O.
Dates:  1862-1870
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Francis O. Sawyer Papers consist of approximately one linear foot of manuscript material from the Quartermaster Corps, U.S. Volunteers.
Hayward Merriam Severance Papers
Creator: Severance, Hayward Merriam, 1887-
Dates:  1931-1971
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The Hayward Severance Memorial Collection contains personal correspondence, typescripts, and handnotes.
Shelburne Spinners Records
Creator: Shelburne Spinners
Dates:  1972-1978
Extent:  2 Boxes, 1 loose-leaf binder
Abstract:  The collection contains the records for internal management of the co-operative, e.g., minutes of weekly meeting for four years, newsletters for three years, dye recipes for five years.
Charles Monroe Sheldon Papers
Creator: Sheldon, Charles Monroe
Dates:  1887-1967
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Charles Monroe Sheldon collection includes fourteen (14) printed sermons which were delivered by Dr. Sheldon at the Waterbury (Vermont) Congregational Church from October 1887 to September 1888. The first nine of these form a series which outlines the "Reasons for Living the Christian Life."
Winfield T. Sherwood Collection
Creator: Sherwood, Winfield T.
Dates:  late1860s-1926
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Winfield T. Sherwood collection contains the correspondence of W.T. Sherwood with two editors, and either the manuscripts or typescripts, or both, for thirty-eight short stories and novelettes.
Mary Jean Simpson Papers
Creator: Simpson, Mary Jean, 1888-1977
Dates:  1930-1968
Extent:  21.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, notes, photos, diaries, and other materials documenting Simpson's political, educational, public affairs, and personal activities.
Ruth M. Rasey Simpson Papers
Creator: Simpson, Ruth M. Rasey
Dates:  1958-1979
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, photographs, and typescripts of her writings: Out of the Saltbox (memoir), Mountain Fortitude (poetry), and Hand Hewn in Old Vermont (Historical sketch).
Wilder Arthur Simpson Papers
Creator: Simpson, Wilder Arthur, 1887-1971
Dates:  1930-1968
Extent:  6 boxes
Abstract:  Approximately half of the Simpson papers are newsclippings; the other half consists of correspondence, addresses, court dockets, news releases, notes, pages from assorted U.S. Congressional Records, and miscellaneous material such as insurance forms and material written by other people.
Stella Hackel Sims Papers
Creator: Sims, Stella H.
Dates:  circa 1968-1982
Extent:  2.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains campaign materials, speeches, clippings arranged by topic, correspondence, and other materials that document Hackel-Sims' campaign for the VT Governor's office in 1976, loosing to Snelling, her political career as a Democratic politician, and her career in the U.S. Mint in Washington, D.C.
Smith Family of Burlington, VT, Papers
Creator: Smith Family of Burlington, VT
Dates:  1918-1989
Extent:  5.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains Burlington Savings Bank materials, 1918-1960, including annual reports, articles by bank president Levi Smith, Free Press ads, and some correspondence, 1930s and 1940s. American Red Cross, Northern Vermont chapter records, 1975-1989. There are some personal financial records, printed materials, and correspondence.
Smith-Kilborn Papers
Creator: Smith Family of New Haven, Vermont
Dates:  1862-1880
Extent:  0.2 Linear feetOne small document box
Abstract: The Smith-Kilborn Letters consist of Kilborn family correspondence from 1862-1863, mostly consisting of letters from the Kilborn men who were serving in the army. The collection also contains Smith correspondence from 1872-1880. Most of these letters are addressed to one Eva E. Smith (occasionally spelled Evah).
Smith Family Papers
Creator: Smith family
Dates:  1797-1956
Extent:  11.0 Linear feet11 cartons
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence and other papers of a prominent Vermont political family. The Smith Family Papers contain correspondence, legal documents, notes, typed and printed material, newspaper clippings and assorted family memorabilia.
Len Solo, Teacher Drop Out Center papers
Creator: Solo, Len
Dates:  circa 1965-1980
Extent:  8.3 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, printed matter, and completed questionnaires from and about alternative schools, as well as video and audio recordings of interviews, newsletters, directories, articles, and other materials about alternative education, educators, and institutions.
Harris W. Soule Papers
Creator: Soule, Harris W.
Dates:  1953-1973
Extent:  1carton
Abstract:  The Harris W. Soule Papers are made up almost entirely of materials relating to his book, Northwoods Tales and Unusual Recipes. Included are manuscripts, typescripts and printer's galleys of the work, as well as correspondence with publishers, prospective buyers and reviewers.
South Burlington Town Records
Creator: South Burlington (Vt.).
Dates:  1807?-1900
Extent:  2.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of scattered records of the town of South Burlington, mostly from the 1870s to 1890s. Includes highway expenditures, school bills and reports, and vital records, as well as non-official records, including those relating to the Grange, correspondence, letters of inquiry, and old newspapers.
John Spargo Papers
Creator: Spargo, John,, 1876-1966
Dates:  1750-1966
Extent:  18.34 Linear feet5 cartons, 23 boxes, 18 volumes
Abstract: John Spargo was a historian and reformer.The founder of the Bennington Museum, president of the Bennington Battle Monument and the Vermont Hsitorical Society. Collection includes correspondence, notes, writings, newspaper clippings, and other papers, relating to Spargo's activities as a Socialists (1901-16), and subsequently as political analyst, historian, and anti-communist; together with letters, deeds, court records, government documents, and other autograph and ms. material relating to Vermont collected by him.
Spear Family Papers
Creator: Spear Family
Dates:  1793-1942
Extent:  Two cartons, two oversize bound volumes
Abstract:  Richard Spear (1737 - 1788) moved to Shelburne, Vermont, from Braintree, Massachusetts, in the summer of 1783. He died five years later, but his sons Asahel (1778 - 1849) and Elhanan W. Spear (1782 - 1869) remained in Shelburne and raised families there. The Spear Family Papers contain an interesting variety of manuscripts from the 1790s to the 1940s.
Springfield Ice Company
Creator: Springfield Ice Company.
Dates:  1908-1954
Extent:  2.85 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains records of the Springfield Ice Company owned and operated by Clare John Parker, including employee pay, customer accounts, expenses, accounts with suppliers, as well as records documenting the Ice Industry, the Concrete Industry, the National Recovery Administration, the War Food Administration, and the New England Ice Dealers Association.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church Records
Creator: St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Burlington, Vt.)
Dates:  1830-1973
Extent:  2 cartons, 1 box
Abstract:  The St. Paul's Episcopal Church Papers include a wide range of materials from the period 1830-1973. There are letters and other papers relating to the establishment of the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont in the early 1830s, as well as the record book of the Episcopal Society of Burlington from its foundation on December 6, 1830, through the mid-1870s.
Robert T. Stafford Papers
Creator: Stafford, Robert T.
Dates:  circa 1955-1988
Extent:  645.0 Linear feet647 containers
Kaye Starbird Papers
Creator: Starbird, Kaye
Dates:  1922-1975
Extent:  8.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence with friends and family, including a group of correspondence with her first husband, James Dalton, some personal records including medical and financial records, and various drafts and revisions of her writings, including short stories and poetry for children.
Henry Stevens Papers
Creator: Stevens, Henry, 1791-1867
Dates:  1757-1870
Extent:  6.0 Linear feet6 cartons, 1 box
Abstract: Collection includes family correspondence and business papers (mostly 1832-63) including letters from Stevens’ sons, Benjamin Franklin Stevens (1833-1902), bookman and antiquarian who established the firm of Stevens and Brown in London; and Henry Stevens Jr. (1819-1866), London bookseller and collector who was instumental in building the libraries of John Carter Brown, James Lenox and Peter Force. Includes letters to Henry Stevens Jr., from Peter Force (1790-1868), Charles C. Jewett (1816-1868), Francis Parkman (1823-1893), Jared Sparks (1789-1866), and other collectors and librarians.
Gloria May Stoddard Papers
Creator: Stoddard, Gloria May, 1942-
Dates:  1959-1979
Extent:  3.75 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of the typescripts of Stoddard's writings about Vermont persons and activities.
William Stow Civil War Letters
Creator: Stow, William
Dates:  1861-1864
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet1 narrow box.
Abstract: Letters of Private William Stow of the Second Vermont Infantry in the Civil War. Includes a few letters of his brother Lewis, also in the second.
Summit House Records
Creator: Summit House (Mount Mansfield, Vt.)
Dates:  1869-1958
Extent:  3 boxes and 25 large bound manuscript volumes
Abstract:  Records of the Summit House at Mount Mansfield, chiefly correspondence and hotel registers.

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Elihu Barber Taft Papers
Creator: Taft, Elihu Barber, 1847-1929
Dates:  1737-1938
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The Elihu B. Taft Papers include correspondence, notes, speeches, essays and other writings, travel brochures and publications on places of interest, newspaper clippings, and family genealogies.
Partridge Thatcher Papers
Creator: Thatcher, Partridge
Dates:  1762-1792
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains deeds, letters, maps and plans, draft manuscripts, and other materials documenting Thatcher's land acquisitions and the legal cases resulting from King George's decision to that the land of Vermont belonged to New York rather than New Hampshire.
Robert Burley Architectural Records
Creator: The Burley Partnership.
Dates:  1963-2000
Extent:  326.75 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the architectural records of Robert Burley, FAIA (aka: Robert Burley, Architect; Robert Burley Associates; The Burley Partnership). The project records cover the period from 1963, when the practice was established in Fayston, Vermont, to 2000.
Theatre Club of Burlington
Creator: Theatre Club of Bulington, Vermont
Dates:  1921-1967
Extent:  4 boxes
Abstract:  The Theatre Club was founded in 1921 by a small group of Burlingtonians interested in drama. They wished to help fill the theatrical void which existed outside of New York City by making dramatic literature of the twentieth century available to Vermonters.
Zadock Thompson Papers
Creator: Thompson, Zadock, 1796-1856
Dates:  1813-1977
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The Zadock Thompson Papers are comprised mainly of historical descriptions of towns in Vermont, sent to Thompson for inclusion in his Gazetteer of 1824, and for Part III of his History of 1842.
Martin Tierney Records
Creator: Tierney, Martin
Dates:  circa 1975-2001
Extent:  37.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the architectural project files and drawings of Tierny's architectural company of Burlington, Vermont. The project files include client correspondence, notes, billings, bills and receipts, schedules, estimates, change orders, court documents, grants, transmittals, contracts and agreements, codes, specifications, photographs, requisitions, drawings and plans, and other records.
Mari Tomasi Papers
Creator: Tomasi, Mari, 1907-1965
Dates:  1940-1963
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The Mari Tomasi Papers contain drafts of two or her novels, Deep Grow the Roots and Like Lesser Gods, some records of the Poetry Society of Vermont, and several later articles and short stories, including "The Italian Story in Vermont" and "Happy Gifts to the Little King."
Daniel Tomlinson Papers
Creator: Tomlinson, Daniel
Dates:  Tomlinson, Daniel
Extent:  1 box
Abstract:  The five account books contain three types of records: (1) Company Accounts relating to Tomlinson's trade, (2) Domestic Accounts and (3) Arithmetical Accounts recorded by Daniel Tomlinson [jr.?].
Elmer Towne Papers
Creator: Towne, Elmer
Dates:  Bulk, 1950-1971
Extent:  27.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, reports, studies, hearings, notes, and other records documenting Towne's activities as VT Commissioner of Agriculture and related activities. These records relate to the dairy industry in Vermont, maple products, state legislation, agricultural cooperatives, the Vermont Whey Pollution Abatement program, vocational training, the Hood milk company, milk orders, milk promotion, and other related topics.
Trinity College Records
Creator: Trinity College (Burlington, Vt.).
Dates:  Bulk, 1980-2001
Extent:  230.6 Linear feet
Abstract: The Trinity College Collection contains the records of Trinity College of Vermont, a private Catholic college founded by the Burlington, Vermont chapter of the Religious Order of the Sisters of Mercy. The school offered a liberal arts undergraduate degree program for women from 1925 to 2001, when it closed due to financial difficulties. In the last twenty years of its operation, Trinity also enrolled adult students of both genders in undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Trinity College Collection is comprised of materials documenting the founding, administration, academic programs, facilities, student affairs, and closure of the school, including manuscripts, financial papers, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and audio and video recordings.

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National Recovery Administration Records
Creator: United States. National Recovery Administration.
Dates:  1932-1934
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of files for each industry, which contain Codes of Fair Competition, proposals, notices, approvals, and some correspondence.
Vermont Manuscript Files
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1663-2005
Extent:  26.0 Linear feet13 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: This collection consists of over 1000 file folders of manuscripts documenting Vermont. Documents on a topic or by a creator range from single items to a few folders and are too small to form their own individual collections. The materials were created by individuals and organizations and are primarily correspondence, governement records, and business records.
Vermont Portraits Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1990
Extent:  2.0 filing cabinets
Abstract: A collection of 1,400 portraits of Vermont individuals and groups. The portraits are mainly photographs, but include some engravings.
Vermont Postcard Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1890-1970
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection of postcards, which includes some photographs and photoengravings, is mostly landscapes and cityscapes. The postcards are arranged in metal drawers by town/place with subject subdivisions. Most date from the 1890s to the 1940s.
Vermont Stereograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1930
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet4 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: A collection of 3,000 Vermont stereographs, most of which are landscapes. The stereographs are arranged in two series, town/place and subject.
Vermont Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1860-2005
Extent:  12.0 Linear feet6 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: A wide-ranging picture collection organized alphabetically by place-name and subject, primarily Vermont towns, places and subjects.
Vermont Large Bound Manuscripts
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1756-1983
Extent:  100.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection consists of over 800 large (over 28 cm.) bound manuscript volumes documenting Vermont. The volumes were created by individuals and organizations and include account books, record books, photo albums, scrapbooks, and docket books.
Architectural Collection, Miscellaneous
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1896-1977
Extent:  30.2 Linear feet7 map case drawers, computed as 7 cartons + 7 boxes (roughly equivalent cubic inches).
Abstract: The miscellaneous architectural collection includes an eclectic group of about ninety different projects. Most are located in Vermont, primarily in northern and central Vermont, and the greatest concentration is in Burlington. The dates range from 1896-1977, though over half are from 1910-1917.
Burlington, Vermont Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1860-2005
Extent:  4.0 Linear feet2 filing cabinet drawers
Abstract: The collection includes more than one thousand photographic prints and negatives of Burlington, Vermont. Photographs are classified by subject, including streets, buildings, buses and trolleys, waterfront, parks, stores, factories, parades, and specific buildings such as the Queen City Cotton Company factory and St. Paul's Cathedral.
Vermont Small Bound Manuscript Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1780-1988
Extent:  18.0 Linear feet
Abstract: This collection consists of over 300 small (under 28 cm.) bound manuscript volumes documenting Vermont. The volumes were created by individuals and organizations and include diaries, account books, record books, autograph books, photo albums, scrapbooks, survey books, and docket books.
Burlington, Vermont Reference Files
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1880-
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A collection of clippings, brochures, and other ephemera on Burlington, Vermont topics.
Vietnam Ephemera Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  1962-1974
Extent:  12.0 boxes
Abstract: A collection of letters, brochures, newsletters, clippings, and other ephemera on the Vietnam War.
Oversize Photograph Collection
Creator: University of Vermont. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Dates:  circa 1860-1970
Extent:  7.0 map file drawers
Abstract: The oversize photograph collection contains miscellaneous photographs too large for the picturae files and oversize photographs removed from manuscript collections. Many are identified only by subject.
Vermont Reference Files
Creator: University of Vermont. University Libraries. Special Collections.
Dates:  1880-
Extent:  45.0 Linear feet
Abstract: A collection of clippings, brochures, and other ephemera on Vermont topics.
William Hazlett Upson Papers
Creator: Upson, William Hazlett, 1891-
Dates:  1913-1987
Extent:  28.42 Linear feet21 cartons, 2 boxes, 1 oversized box
Abstract: William Hazlett Upson was an author. Collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, drafts, notes, lectures, outlines, articles, poems, plays, scripts, fan mail, tapes, photos, and miscellaneous material, relating to Upson’s published and unpublished writings on Army life in World War I, his fictional character, Alexander Botts, tractor salesman, and on Vermont, arrangements with his New York Agents, Brandt & Brandt, his lecture agents, W. Colston Leigh, inc., and his presidency of the Middlebury Maternal Health Clinic, affiliated with the Birth Control League.

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Vergennes Baptist Church Records
Creator: Vergennes First Baptist Church
Dates:  1868-1927
Extent:  one box
Abstract:  The collection includes records of the Church Clerk, the Baptist Society of Vergennes, the Ladies Aid Society, the Ordination Council, membership letters, and newspaper clippings.
Vermont Antiquarian Society Collection
Creator: Vermont Antiquarian Society
Dates:  1830-1923
Extent:  1 carton
Abstract:  The Vermont Antiquarian Society Papers are made up of a combination of the materials pertaining to the Society and collected by it.
Vermont Baptist Historical Society
Creator: Vermont Baptist Historical Society
Extent:  5 boxes
Abstract:  The Vermont Baptist Historical Society Papers consist primarily of local church historical papers and biographical sketches of Vermont baptist clergymen and church leaders.
Vermont Conference on the Primary Prevention of Psychopathology Collection
Creator: Vermont Conference on the Primary Prevention of Psychopathology Collection
Dates:  1975-1993
Extent:  18 cartons
Abstract:  The collection includes VCPPP organizational records, conference records, papers related to the publication of the book series, and Prevention Clearinghouse records and source materials
Vermont Congregational Conference and Vermont Domestic Missionary Society Collection
Creator: Vermont Congregational Conference
Dates:  1773-1959
Extent:  6 cartons
Abstract: The collection includes a small group of booklets relating the histories of the Congregational churches in various Vermont towns, early manuscripts from a number of Vermont churches, and material relating to the Congregational Church as a statewide body. The VDMS material in the collection includes annual reports for 1850-61, much correspondence of Society secretary Charles Henry Merrill, reports of the Woman's Board of Missions for 1909-1920, and of the Congregational Women' s Home Missionary Union of Vermont for 1912-1930.
Vermont Copper Company Collection
Creator: Vermont Copper Company
Dates:  1853-1961
Extent:  6 containers
Abstract:  The collection consists of 4 cartons and one box of papers, 10 bound volumes, and 16 oversize maps. The papers consist mainly of the business records of the Vermont Copper Company during the 1942-1958 era. The bound volumes are ledgers and jornals, some from the year 1882, and the remainder from the period 1942-1954. The 16 oversized maps are all maps of the Orange County Mines. The dates range from 1900 to 1949.
Vermont Ecumenical Council Records
Creator: Vermont Ecumenical Council and Bible Society.
Dates:  1812-1972
Extent:  19.0 Linear feet19 cartons
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings, and financial and other records, of the council, known originally as Vermont Council of Churches; and records of Vermont Bible Society (1812-1969), Vermont Sunday School Association (1863-1931), and Vermont Council of Religious Education (1926-62).
Vermont Farm Bureau Papers
Creator: Vermont Farm Bureau.
Dates:  1895-1968
Extent:  10.0 Linear feet8 cartons
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, and printed matter, relating to farming in Vermont and the U.S., chiefly 1919-30.
Vermont Public Interest Research Group Collection
Creator: Vermont Public Interest Research Group
Dates:  1973-1995
Extent:  69 boxes
Abstract:  The VPIRG collection hold reports, clippings, correspondence, and public relations materials generated by the organization and other in connection with the various topics of public interest between the early 1970s and the mid 1990s.
"The Governors" ETV Transcripts
Creator: Vermont Public Television.
Dates:  1989
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of typed transcripts of the interviews that took place on Vermont ETV (later Vermont Public Television). Former governors that were interviewed were: Robert T. Stafford, F. Ray Keyser Jr., Philip Hoff, Deane C. Davis, Thomas P. Salmon, and Richard Snelling.
Vermont State Labor Council, AFL-CIO Records
Creator: Vermont State Labor Council.
Dates:  circa 1960-1986
Extent:  14.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains board meeting minutes, educational films, audio tapes of board meetings, audio tapes and record albums of labor speeches by Hoffa and others, COPE (Committee On Political Education) reports, correspondence, treasurer's records, election and campaign materials and records, newsletters, and other records documenting the conferences, events, committees, and activities of the Vermont State Labor Council (VSLC).
Alan Carter and the Vermont State Orchestra Papers
Creator: Vermont State Symphony Orchestra
Extent:  sixteen linear feet
Abstract:  The collection consists of Vermont State Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Music Center/Composers' Conference papers, and some personal papers of Carter. The VSO materials include photographs, programs, newspaper clippings, tape recordings and organizational material. Carter's personal papers include autobiographical material and information about the other organizations he was involved in.
Vermont Structural Steel Company Records
Creator: Vermont Structural Steel.
Dates:  circa 1920-1985
Extent:  14.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains job files with photos, correspondence, and descriptions of projects; ledgers with payroll and personnel, expenses, accounts, etc.; powerline records(?); industry reports; photographs; annual reports; meeting minutes; scrapboooks of press clippings and advertisements; and other records documenting the projects and activities of the Burlington, VT company.
Vermont in Mississippi Collection
Creator: Vermont in Mississippi, Inc..
Dates:  1965-1967
Extent:  4 boxes
Abstract:  Vermont in Mississippi, Inc. (VIM), a civil rights movement project, was organized in June 1965, under the auspices of the Vermont Civil Rights Union. The collection is comprised of correspondence, newspaper clippings, printed materials, business and financial records, progress reports, photos, and audio tapes.
Aircraft Accidents Records
Creator: Vermont. Aeronautics Commission.
Dates:  1944-1968
Extent:  2.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Forms, clippings, photographs, notes, reports, and other documentation of aircraft accidents and complaints in Vermont.
Vermont Commission on Administrative Justice Papers
Creator: Vermont. Commission on Administrative Justice.
Dates:  1972-1981
Extent:  3.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of a binder of VCAJ Supervisory Board Meeting minutes, cassette tape recordings of these meetings and of Criminal Justice Training and Education Study Committee of 1974.
Grand Isle County Court Records
Creator: Vermont. County Court (Grand Isle County).
Dates:  1790-1920, 1980s
Extent:  36.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of general and varied records of the court, judges, clerks, sheriffs, justices of the peace, etc., including writs, deeds, court orders, judgments, and trial records.
Vermont Advisory Board on Interstate Banking Records
Creator: Vermont. Dept. of Banking and Insurance.
Dates:  circa 1987-1989
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains the records of the VT Advisory Board on Interstate Banking, including: reports, agendas, testimony, and the application of the Bank of Boston to acquire Bank of Vermont. Seven cassette audio tapes of witnesses' testimony and transcripts from the legislative hearings around the Interstate Banking Act (8 V.S.A., chapter 56) of 1987 are included. Collection of Roberta Walsh, Board member.

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W.E. Lamson and Son Co. Records
Creator: W.E. Lamson and Company (Randolph, Vt.)
Dates:  1873-1943
Extent:  23 cartons, 27 bound volumes
Abstract:  The bulk of the W.E. Lamson and Son Co. collection consists of invoices of goods bought and sold by the company.
Peter Thacher Washburn Papers
Creator: Washburn, Peter Thacher, 1814-1870
Dates:  1836-1858
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: Peter Thacher Washburn was a Vermont Governor and Lawyer in Ludlow and Woodstock, Vermont. Collection includes letters books (2v.) of family correspondence (1839-58), letter books (2 v.) of business and legal correspondence (149-53), and manuscript records and transcriptions (1v.) of Vermont county court cases (1836-52).
Kenneth B. Webb Papers
Creator: Webb, Kenneth
Dates:  circa 1920-1985
Extent:  3.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains writings, speeches, printed and published materials, photographs, a scrapbook, memorabilia, a little correspondence, and other materials documenting his interests and activities related to education, religion, and summer camps.
John Eliakim Weeks Papers
Creator: Weeks, John Eliakim, 1854-1949
Dates:  1915-1937
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet1 box
Abstract: Collection includes chiefly letters by Weeks to Catherine Marion Wood Kelley on such topics as Weeks' activities in politics, the 1927 flood, and personal concerns.
Arthur C. Wells Papers
Creator: Wells, Arthur C., 1876-1970
Dates:  1876-1970
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet3 boxes
Abstract: Arthur C. Wells was a farmer in Cambridge, Vermont and city official of Bakersfield, Vermont. Collection includes chiefly family correspondence, together with accounts books, receipts and minutes of meetings (1860-70) of the Society of Masons, Barnes lodge, Eagle Lodge dues book (1880-97), statistical record (1905-17) relating to the Vermont Sunday School Association, and photos.
William W. Wells Papers
Creator: Wells, William, 1837-1892
Dates:  1856-1884
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet2 boxes
Abstract: William Wells was an Army officer during the U.S. Civil War and Adjutant General of Vermont. Collection includes correspondence, diary and military papers including rosters of Vermont Cavalry, ordnance reports, orders, and clothing and equipment returns.
Sadie L. White Papers
Creator: White, Sadie L., 1901-1999
Dates:  1959-1996
Extent:  4.17 Linear feet
Abstract: Sadie L. White (1901-1999), a long-time resident of Burlington’s Old North End, worked in the Winooski Woolen Mill from her late teens until it closed in 1954. She then increased her political activities and served as State Representative for Burlington District 4 1966-1980, and 1983-1984, and served as City Councilor (Alderman) for District 4 1981-1982. Her papers document her efforts to change the route of the Burlington Beltline highway and to advocate for the needs of the elderly and poor in her neighborhood and in Vermont.
Hilton Wick Papers
Creator: Wick, Hilton
Dates:  circa 1940-2003
Extent:  11.0 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains personal, political, and professional correspondence, campaign materials from his run for VT Governor, fundraising correspondence and materials, Republican Party committee materials, some medical and other personal records.
Wicker Family Papers
Creator: Wicker Family
Dates:  Bulk, 1861-1896
Extent:  3.75 Linear feet3 cartons
Abstract: Collection includes correspondence, diaries, financial papers, receipts, memo books, printed items, and photos of Cyrus Washburn Wicker (1814-1887), merchant, of North Ferrisburgh, Vt., his wife, Maria Delight Wicker (1817-1903), and their sons, Henry C. and Cassius M. Wicker (d>1913), who traveled west to work for and manage various western railroads. Includes correspondence of Augustus C. French (1801-1868), attorney and Governor of Illinois (1846-1853) with his wife, Lucy Southworth French, and with various business associates (1840’s-1850’s); correspondence of Cyrus French Wicker (1882-1968) with his wife, Grace Whiting Wicker, including material relating to his legal and diplomatic service in the Caribbean (ca. 1915); account sheets (1836-1847) of Haskell and Wicker, merchants, of North Ferrisburgh, Vt.
Henry Harrison Wilder Papers
Creator: Wilder, Henry Harrison
Dates:  1849-1862, 1901
Extent:  0.2 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of Wilder's Civil War letters, 1861- 1862, letters related to Wilder's death, family papers, and a portrait. Wilder was a corporal in the 5th Vt. Infantry.
Ralph Williams Papers
Creator: Williams, Ralph
Dates:  circa 1960-1975
Extent:  2.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection contains correspondence, notes, cash books, expense records, receipts, agreements, negotiations, speakers manuals, conference minutes, reports, the VT State Comprehensive Manpower Plan of 1972, and other materials documenting Williams' activities as the president of the VT State Labor Council.
Samuel Williams Papers
Creator: Williams, Samuel, 1743-1817
Dates:  1732-1808
Extent:  1.0 Linear feet3 boxes
Abstract: Samuel Williams was a Congregational minister, Professor of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy at Harvard, and a founder of the University of Vermont. Collection includes correspondence, sermons, lectures, and other papers, relating to Williams’ teaching career, compilation and publication of his Natural and Civil History of Vermont (1794), astronomical observations (1806) to determine the northern boundary of Vermont, and other scientific topics. Includes partial manuscripts of the second edition (1809) of his history and reflections on religion and philosophy.
William H. Wills Papers
Creator: Wills, William Henry, 1882-1946
Dates:  1941-1946
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet3 boxes
Abstract: William H. Wills was the Lieutenant Governor of Vermont between 1937 and 1941, then Governor between 1941-1945. Collection includes primarily notes for text of Wills’ speeches while Governor, together with a few letters, scrapbook of newspaper clippings about Wills’ support for Wendell Wilkie in the 1944 Presidential campaign, notebook of materials of Vermont state war committees (1942-44), family photos, and other papers. Speeches relate to World War II as well as Vermont’s domestic issues in early 1940’s.
Charles Morrow Wilson Papers
Creator: Wilson, Charles Morrow, 1905-
Dates:  1925-1966
Extent:  3.0 Linear feet7 boxes
Abstract: Wilson worked as a writer and journalist. Collection includes letters to Wilson; articles (1929-60) on topics such as farming, economics, health, industry, and travel; drafts, galleys, and page proofs of his books; reviews of his work; and notebooks, newspaper clippings, and other papers. Includes letters (1959) in response to an article in Reader’s Digest critical of Orval Faubus, Governor of Arkansas.
Stanley Calef Wilson Papers
Creator: Wilson, Stanley Calef, 1879-1967
Dates:  1879-1962
Extent:  3.0 Linear feet7 document boxes
Abstract: Stanley Calef Wilson was a lawyer in Vermont and Governor, 1931-1935. Collection includes correspondence, diary (1918), speeches, school essays, desk calendars, campaign material, printed matter, and newspaper clippings. Includes folders on the Vermont Copper Company (1942-57), of which Wilson was secretary, and the Vermont "Little Hoover" Commission to study state Government (1957), and material on banking, farming, insurance, politics, religion, and road building.
Burton and May Wolcott Photographs
Creator: Wolcott, Burton
Dates:  circa 1900-1965
Extent:  11.5 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of photographs and negatives taken by the Wolcotts in Vermont, New York City, at the NYC World's Fair of 1939-40, in many different U.S. states and Canadian provinces, and in countries around the world, as well as photographs of the Wolcott family.
Alvin Woodward Civil War Letters
Creator: Woodward, Alvin
Dates:  circa 1861-1865
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of letters of Alvin Woodward of Berkshire, VT, a soldier in the Third Vermont Infantry Regiment in the Civil War, as well as genealogical material on the Woodward and Mitiguy families.
Hildreth Tyler Wriston Papers
Creator: Wriston, Hildreth Tyler, 1899-1969
Dates:  1899-1969
Extent:  1.2 Linear feet3 boxes
Abstract: Wriston wrote books for children. Collection includes correspondence, drafts of books and articles, printed material, and newspaper clippings.

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John Yale Papers
Creator: Yale, John, b. 1841
Dates:  1862-1920
Extent:  0.209 Linear feet1 2.5-inch document box
Abstract: Collection includes primarily military service papers including Yales’ enlistment and discharge papers, company muster rolls of men under his command, reports, and postwar claims for pensions and back pay; together with a small amount of correspondence and personal material (1863-93).

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Daniel Zilka Papers
Creator: Zilka, Daniel A.
Dates:  1978-1986
Extent:  0.4 Linear feet
Abstract: Collection consists of an article and collected research by Zilka on historical door knobs and related decorative arts, and a set of house plans.

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