Doors open 5 pm
Talk begins at 6 pm
Join Agency of Transportation Archaeologist Brennan Gauthier as he describes the little-known Battle of Shelburne using primary source documents from early Vermont State Papers. Details of the battle include ice skating British soldiers, inebriated officers and a burning roof put out with beer. Doors open early at 5 PM for a behind-the-scenes tour of the archives and special exhibit, followed by the presentation at 6 PM. Free and open to the public.
Any questions should be directed to the Vermont State Archives Reference Room at 802-828-2308 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vermont State Archives & Records Administration, 1078 Route 2, Middlesex, Montpelier