By Anne L. Collins,Virginia Lisai,Louise Luring
Around Bellows Falls: Rockingham, Westminster, and Saxtons River chronicles the heritage of those groups as much as the mid-twentieth century with images of ancient houses, companies, humans, and famous landmarks. as well as perspectives of the wonderful great thing about the realm, this quantity comprises images of Vermont's oldest public development, the Rockingham Meetinghouse (built in 1787), and the Bellows Falls domestic of Hetty eco-friendly, the notorious "witch of Wall Street." Westminster's Cumberland County court docket was once the site of not just the Westminster bloodbath but additionally the assembly that declared Vermont as a loose and autonomous republic in 1777. additionally integrated are classic images of the scenic village of Saxtons River (named at the nationwide sign up of old Places), which as soon as had a powerful mill that took good thing about 3 falls alongside the river.
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Around Bellows Falls: Rockingham, Westminster and Saxtons River (Images of America) by Anne L. Collins,Virginia Lisai,Louise Luring