In 2011, we celebrated the town’s 250th birthday with parades, parties, lectures and more. And we captured it all in pictures. Books are available for $19.95 at these locations: The Town Clerk’s Office in the Hartford Municipal Building Gateway Motors on Sykes Mountain Avenue in WRJ The Uncommon Home at 42 N. Main St. in [...]Read More
The town of Hartford has a rich history, and the Historical Society helps connect you with that through photos, books, and reenactments. Explore the wealth of historical resources.Read More
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Our headquarters, the Garipay House in Hartford Village, is undergoing renovations and a lot of great changes are taking place. We are usually open during the week when the “Open” flag is out, and hours vary so please call 802-296-3132 before coming or to make an appointment. Feel free to drop by and take a look! Copies of our book, “The Year in Photos 2011: Hartford, Vermont Celebrates 250 Years” may also be purchased here. We look forward to your visit!
Our own Martha Knapp has prepared presentations for children of all ages and can either come to your school or the schoolchildren can come and visit the Garipay House and learn about our rich local history. Public schools, private schools and home schoolers are all invited to contact Martha at (802) 296-3132.
In Commemoration of Hartford’s 250th Celebration, $250 Lifetime Memberships to the Hartford Historical Society are being offered for one year only between June 2012 and June 2013. Lifetime memberships will include a copy of the our book “2011, The Year in Photos” and the upcoming Flood Documentation.