Fred Elwert

Postwar era Rutland was home to motivated and influential folks who helped shape the success of the area in the 1950s and 1960s. In this 2019 calendar, each month provides a short biography and photo of some of those people. $2 each.

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


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

Rutland City Downtown 1980s
West Rutland School Photos by Frank Hinchey
Lantern Slides of Dr. George Marshall