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Middlebury in Addison County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Charter House

 
 
Charter House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, August 1, 2014
1. Charter House Marker
Inscription.
In this house, the home of
SAMUEL MILLER, ESQ.
September 30, 1798
Timothy Dwight, President of Yale College, counseled with Gamaliel Painter and other citizens of Middlebury concerning the founding of Middlebury College.
This conference led to the granting of the charter of Middlebury College November 1, 1800 and the appointment of Jeremiah Atwater as the first President

 
Location. 44° 0.905′ N, 73° 10.006′ W. Marker is in Middlebury, Vermont, in Addison County. Marker is at the intersection of North Pleasant Street (U.S. 7) and Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Pleasant Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27 North Pleasant Street, Middlebury VT 05753, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Emma Willard (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Deere (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Ray Fisher (approx. 0.8 miles away); The U.S. Government Morgan Horse Farm (approx. 2 miles away); Silas Wright (approx. 2.8 miles away); Robert Frost (approx.
Charter House Marker and Charter House Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Craft, August 1, 2014
2. Charter House Marker and Charter House Congregational Church
8.9 miles away); Levi P. Morton (approx. 11.3 miles away); Early Life Along Otter Creek in Vergennes (approx. 11.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middlebury.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in front of the Charter House Congregational Church.
 
Categories. Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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