This Week in Poultney History

1940 – GMC Installs Electric Clock With Chimes For Late Professor

GMC Gets new electric clock with chimesMay, 1940, The Poultney Herald: Green Mountain College began an installing an electric clock in front of its Ames building along with chimes and a "Big Ben note" on the hour. Click here to learn more about the story behind the clock.  

2018 Spring Newsletter

Take a look at our new 2018 Spring Newsletter to read about what’s happening this year at Poultney Historical Society and…

Become a Vendor at East Poultney Day 2018

Become a vendor today! Always held on the second Saturday in August, this year’s event is transportation-themed and will feature…

“Poultney: Our Community in Words and Images”

In the Feick Art Center at Green Mountain College, the exhibition features photographs by the GMC students along with historic photographs of Poultney and an intriguing and curious selection of agricultural, domestic and industrial objects on loan from the Poultney Historical Society.

D&H Model Train Arrives at Poultney Historical Society

The late Milt McWithey, a Poultney native and model train enthusiast, built a model of the D&H Bridge line covering Castleton and Poultney VT to…