Old Country Fiddler
Tag(s): Famous Vermonters
Video Date: 07/04/19
Charlie Taggart, known as The Old Country Fiddler and The Man from Vermont was a folklorist and all-around entertainer who traveled around the United States, but made Newbury, Vermont his home for a number of years.
This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 (www.mychamplainvalley.com) and the Vermont Historical Society.
Videos...Caspian Lake Blockhouse Hill Farmstead Brewery Hardwick Town House History in your Backyard Groton Forest Lumber Mills Burlington's Battery Park Burlington's Athletic Park Ethan Allen Park Charlotte Whale Great Convention in Ferrisburgh John Deere's Middlebury Emma Willard in Middlebury MacDonough Shipyard Vergennes The Sandbar Hyde Log Cabin Fort Sainte Anne Sweet's Ferry Roosevelt's Visit to Fisk Farm St. Albans Raid Camp Holbrook Consuelo Northrop Bailey Chester A. Arthur Ray W. Collins Montpelier Recreation Park Vermont State Hospital Dr. Henry Janes House Fisher Covered Railroad Bridge Henry M. Leland Runaway Pond Richmond Round Church George F. Edmunds Church Street Little Italy Hathorne School Silas Wright Early Black Settlers Dr. H. Nelson Jackson Andrew Harris Mary Annette Anderson Reverend George S. Brown Alexander Twilight Rokeby Museum Mary Martha Fletcher Grace Goodhue Coolidge Sylvia Bliss Mary Palmer Tyler Flora Coutts Clarina Howard Nichols Sylvia Wright Brandon Training School Forestdale Ironworks Stephen A. Douglas UVM Morgan Horse Farm Black Snake Affair John Strong Mansion Lake Champlain Bridge Fort Saint-Frederic Native Americans in the Champlain Valley Battle of Bennington Bennington Battle Monument Dorset Quarry Bennington Museum Hildene Smugglers' Notch Old Red Mill Royalton Raid Joseph Smith Birthplace, Part 1 Joseph Smith Birthplace, Part 2 Morrill Homestead Eighteen Hundred and Froze to Death General William Wells One of Vermont's Pioneering Aviators Hammond Covered Bridge Rutland Italian American Club Fort Vengeance Disastrous Train Wreck First Ski Tow in the U.S. Brookfield Floating Bridge Hiram Powers Thaddeus Stevens Fairbanks Scales Greenbank's Hollow 1st Normal School John Dewey Montpelier State House Card Room Fireplace Montpelier State House Dome Tuskegee Airman Robert Cole Dinah Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Ethan Allen Clemmons Family Farm Pavilion Building Russell Munson Thomas Chittenden Rudyard Kipling's Naulakha Bellows Falls Canal Estey Organ Company Museum Dr. Laura Plantz John Humphrey Noyes Anything For Speed Exhibit Northeastern Speedway Thunder Road Catamount Stadium Devil's Bowl Speedway Monument Farms Dairy Goodrich Family Farm Gervais Family Farm Leerkes Farm, Inc. McNamara Dairy Kayhart Brothers Dairy Home Acres Farm Thomas Davenport Clarendon Springs Hotel Mount Holly Railroad North Beach Abby Maria Hemenway Mount Philo Airport Park Dartmouth College Land Grant Rogers' Rangers Theodore Vail Mountain View Farm Theodore Roosevelt International Highway Shelburne Shipyard Highway to Nowhere Heavenly Park John McCrae 1918 Flu Pandemic A Vermont Romance Union Cooperative Store Bakery First Unitarian Universalist Church Images of Ethan Allen Johnson Talc Mine and Mill Johnson Historical Society Cambridge Junction Bridge Julian A. Scott Howe Scales Howe Center Westminster Baking Co. Burlington Winter Carnival First International Hockey Game St. Albans Bay Park Central Vermont Railway Taylor Park Levi P. Morton Pittsford's Iron Industry Shard Villa William Slade Winooski Mills Goodrich Memorial Library Lake Memphremagog Immigrant Smuggling in Newport Arnold Bay Bixby Memorial Free Library Robert Frost in Ripton Button Bay The Marquis de Lafayette Comerford Dam Ben's Mill Henry Stevens and Son Jacob Bayley Pine Street Barge Canal Queen City Park Merci Train James Wilson Maltex Cereal Vermont Maid Syrup The Vagabonds The Long Trail Colonel Elisha Sheldon Fenian Raids Martin Henry Freeman Lemuel Haynes James Hope Edwin Drake Embodiment of Agriculture Ceres II Orville Gibson Morrisville History and Art Walk Civil War Bell Morrisville Depot Snowflake Bentley Jericho Center Country Store American System of Manufacturing Robbins and Lawrence Armory Precision Valley Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge Brewing in Burlington Part 1 Brewing in Burlington Part 2 Edlund Company Pratt Hall Montgomery Mills The Dairy Center Abe's Log Cabin Hardwick Granite Industry Quonset Hut CCC in Groton State Forest The Sleeping Sentinel William Clarence Matthews Contribution of Black Vermonters to the Civil War Admiral H. T. Mayo Oakledge Park Little River State Park Waterbury Dam Taft Lodge Lake Dunmore Glass Factory Ethan Allen's Cave H. H. Holmes Black Agnes Statue