New Image Gallery Collection .  Take a look at the Green Mountain Club Long Trail Glass Slide Images from the 1910s to 1930.
The Rutland Historical Society recently received the slides via a donation and created an Image Gallery for all to see. Each image shows a slide number and a brief description. Go to page 94-97 for more completeinformation on each slide.

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BE SURE TO WATCH THE CURRENT ISSUE OF HISTORICALLY SPEAKING EPISODE #205 WITH HOST MICHAEL DWYER

"Rebranding the Salisbury Meeting House".  Host Michael Dwyer interviews longtime Salisbury Congregational Church members Professor Glenn Andres and Laurie Miner Cox as they discuss the process of how a small church community is seeking to ensure the continuance of a historic building for community use in the heart of their village.

 

"From Graduations to Summer Fun"                     

Do you recall any of these individuals?

Photos by Rutland Herald Photographer, Aldo Merusi.

click on the icon to the right of the picture number to view the full picture. Press escape to return to normal size.

Good News:

We are resuming Public Hours on Saturday from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. To better serve you, please contact us if you have a specific research request. Hope to see you soon.

WHAT'S HAPPENING AT OTHER HISTORICAL SOCIETIES?

Car Tour: Rutland (Taverns, homesteads, etc)

Saturday June 15, 10am – 2pm

Members and the public are encouraged to attend the 4th segment of the "Taverns, Homesteads and Other Points of Interests Along the Crown Point Road" car tour. Meet at the Rutland Historical Society at 10am. We will tour by car along the route of the Crown Point Road to learn about many points of interest.  This year’s tour segment will end in the Center Rutland area. Bring a lunch. The leaders will be longtime CPRA historians Jim Rowe and Tom Hughes, assisted by members of the Rutland Historical Society. For more info, call Jim at (802) 434-7415

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New & Upcoming Projects

Here are a few projects our volunteers are working on.  If you are willing or interested to help with any, or learn more about them, please contact us!

  • Indexing the Rutland Herald biographical clippings and photos
  • Updating our main floor exhibits and layout
  • Sorting, organizing, and cataloging items
  • Digitizing collections for upload to our website
  • Cataloging our library of books
  • Painting our exterior woodwork & signs

RHS on VPR

VPR Photo

Vermont Public Radio interviews Rutland Historical Society about our work to share Rutland's history.

Updates in our Image Galleries

Click the album below to view new additions to our online Image Gallery

Historic Rutland Buildings
Louis Brehmer Photos From Stereographs
Rutland City 1920's Photos
Rutland Industrial Buildings - 1950s
Images of Rutland’s Past from Glass Plate Negatives
Jim Davidson

In Fond Memory

James S. Davidson

November 11, 1931  -  May 7, 2023

Link to Obituary (Aldous Funeral Home)