'Weaving a Historical Web: Bringing Community & Collections Together

64th Annual Meeting of the League of Local Historical Societies & Museums
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, VT

We had a great time in Lyndonville, Vermont at this year's meeting.

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Presentations & Resources
(more will be added as available)

Caring for Photographs with Rachel Onuf

Adding Value: Memberships for a Small Shops with Tori Hart

"Why We're Here" : Developing & Implementing Mission Based Programming for Small Museums & Historical Societies  with Alex Lehning [Facebook Live Video of session]

Digital Vermont Project Update with Paul Carnahan & Marjorie Strong

Abandoned & Undocumented: Navigating Vermont's Abandoned Property Laws with John Hart

Memorializing Lilian Baker Carlisle: How 80 Years' Worth of Scrapbooks Became a Book with Joanna Tebbs Young [Facebook Live Video of session]

Cataloging Basics with Beau Harris

Film & Video Collections – Storing, Transferring, Utilizing with Fred Pond [Facebook Live Video of session]


Thank You to Our Exhibitors!
Selected organizations with programs & products for local societies were in attendance.
Arcadia Publishing & The History Press
Vermont State Archives/Vermont Historical Records Program

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Support for the conference provided by the Oakland Foundation

Special Thanks
To our keynote speakers, all the workshop presenters, the Oakland Foundation, exhibitors, conference volunteers and all of the incredible local history organizations who make connections through Vermont history. 


Please contact Eileen Corcoran at (802) 479-8522 or with any questions.