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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Randolph Center

 
Wide View of Jonathan Peckham Miller Marker image, Touch for more information
By Dennis Gilkenson, June 8, 2020
Wide View of Jonathan Peckham Miller Marker
GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1Vermont (Orange County), Randolph Center — Jonathan Peckham Miller(1797 - 1847) — Freedom Fighter —
Jonathan Peckham Miller was born in Randolph and educated at Orange County Grammar School close to this spot. When he fought in the Greek Revolution for freedom from the Turks in the 1820s, he was known internationally as “the American . . . — Map (db m95450) HM
2Vermont (Orange County), Randolph Center — RandolphHome of Justin Morgan
In 1791, Schoolmaster Justin Morgan brought into Vermont the colt that was to bear his name and to make them both famous. This Morgan horse which Justin Morgan took as payment of a debt, became the ancestor of one of the greatest breeds of horses . . . — Map (db m79946) HM
3Vermont (Orange County), Randolph Center — Randolph State Normal School1867-1911
Near this site stood the first Public School in Vermont for special training of teachers. It burned in 1893; rebuilt at a cost of $12,000 in 1894. Many of the 1623 graduates had long and distinguished careers in the educational professions. Four . . . — Map (db m79924) HM
 
 
  
  
 
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