Daniel Pierce Thompson
For this installment of This Place in History, Vermont Historical Society Executive Director Stephen Perkins and Local 22/Local 44's Mike Hoey return to the Vermont History Center in Barre to learn about a local writer named Daniel Pierce Thompson, who helped found the society, and whose writings about Ethan Allen helped cement the man's legacy in Vermont mythos.
- Read The Green Mountain Boys by Daniel Pierce Thompson.
- Read The Novelist of Vermont: A Biographical and Critical Study of Daniel Pierce Thompson by John E. Flitcroft
- Check out the VHS Guide to Daniel Pierce Thompson's manuscripts
- View an image of the Daniel P. Thompson Memorial dedication
This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 (www.mychamplainvalley.com) and the Vermont Historical Society.