Many people came to Vermont in the 1700s and started farms on their land. Here are stories of two important Vermonters:
How did Vermont become the 14th state? And what important decisions did Vermonters have to make?
How did Vermont settlers use the natural resources and the land?
A Garden from our Forefathers (PDF 1.4MB)
From Potash to Ready Cash: Vermont's First Cash Crop (PDF 1.7MB)
The Black Snake Affair and the Price of Statehood (PDF 1.7MB)
The Day the Pond Ran Away (PDF 1.0MB)