“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Brattleboro, Vermont

Clickable Map of Windham County, Vermont and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Windham County, VT (67) Bennington County, VT (63) Windsor County, VT (80) Franklin County, MA (49) Cheshire County, NH (46) Sullivan County, NH (23)  WindhamCounty(67) Windham County (67)  BenningtonCounty(63) Bennington County (63)  WindsorCounty(80) Windsor County (80)  FranklinCountyMassachusetts(49) Franklin County (49)  CheshireCountyNew Hampshire(46) Cheshire County (46)  SullivanCounty(23) Sullivan County (23)
Newfane is the county seat for Windham County
Brattleboro is in Windham County
      Windham County (67)  
      Bennington County (63)  
      Windsor County (80)  
      Franklin County, Massachusetts (49)  
      Cheshire County, New Hampshire (46)  
      Sullivan County, New Hampshire (23)  
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1Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Brattleboro Civil War Monument
(Front): This Monument Commemorates The Loyalty and Patriotism Of the Men of Brattleboro, Who Fought for Liberty and the Union In the Great Rebellion of 1861 – 1865 Enlisted 385. Died in Service 31. Erected by a Grateful . . . Map (db m23114) HM
2Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Brattleboro Veterans Monument
Dedicated In Loving Memory of the Men and Women of Brattleboro Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice in World War I World War II Korean War Vietnam War Map (db m23116) WM
3Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Centre Congregational Church
This Church has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m136465) HM
4Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Estey Organ Company
Here, in Brattleboro, was located the world’s largest manufacturer of reed organs. For more than a century, reed and pipe organs made in Brattleboro were sold to homes and churches around the world. The unusual slate-sided factory complex on Birge . . . Map (db m23113) HM
5Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Fort Dummer
Fort Dummer was established in 1724 by Lt Governor William Dummer of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. The wooden fort was a northern outpost along the Connecticut River and one of the first permanent European settlements in what would become Vermont. . . . Map (db m159865) HM WM
6Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Glenwood Seminary and Brattleborough Academy
Glenwood Ladies’ Seminary opened in September 1860, with Hiram Orcutt as founder and principal. It was among the 19th-century examples of private secondary boarding schools for females in Vermont. The course of study included Composition, Logic, . . . Map (db m150443) HM
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7Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Mary Wilkins Freeman
American writer Mary Wilkins Freeman was born in 1852 in Randolph, Massachusetts. Her family moved to Brattleboro, Vermont, in 1867. Studying for one year at the Mount Holyoke Female Seminary, Freeman would complete her formal education at Glenwood . . . Map (db m150990) HM
8Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Memorial Tree
Planted in honor of the Grand Army of the Republic by its Auxiliary the National Woman's Relief CorpsMap (db m151915) WM
9Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Molly Stark Byway — Vermont's Heritage Trail —
The Molly Stark Byway winds its way through lowland valleys, historic villages, busy downtown's and the beautiful Green Mountains. Anchored at either end by the bustling historic and cultural centers of Brattleboro and Bennington, the Route 9 . . . Map (db m194272) HM
10Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — NaulahkaRudyard Kipling’s Home near Brattleboro for 4 years
After marriage to the American, Caroline Balestier, and after visiting her home, famed British writer built isolated “Naulahka”. Here he wrote the “Jungle Books” and other stories, and two daughters were born. In 1896 the . . . Map (db m23573) HM
11Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Primary Peace Corps Training Site
In 1961 President Kennedy launched the Peace Corps, declaring: “Ask not what your country can do for you but what you can do for your country.” Principal architect and first director, Sargent Shriver contracted The Experiment in International . . . Map (db m185952) HM
12Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Prospect Hill Soldier's Lot
Brattleboro at War (center panel) In May 1861, a month after the Confederate assault on Fort Sumter in South Carolina, the State of Vermont established a camp in the town of Brattleboro. The barracks and other buildings were used to . . . Map (db m136427) HM
13Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Site of Fort Dummer
. . . Map (db m159868) HM
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14Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — The First Building of the Centre Congregational Church
Here Stood the First Building Of the Centre Congregational Church Erected in 1815 Moved to Its Present Site 1842 Map (db m23117) HM
15Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Upon This GroundDuring the War for the Union — A.D. 1861 - 65 —
Ten thousand two hundred volunteers in the 4th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Vermont Regiments and the 1st Vermont Light Battery encamped and were mustered into the Union service, before departing for the field. Upon . . . Map (db m151917) HM WM
16Vermont, Windham County, Brattleboro — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated May 31, 2004Map (db m151916) WM
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Feb. 9, 2023