The People of Mount Independence

Location: Orwell
Tag(s): Revolutionary War
Historical Category: Military History
Video Date: 2/02/24

Mount Independence was a key location along Lake Champlain during the Revolutionary War. It was a vibrant settlement and military outpost, and in this installment of This Place in History, Vermont Historical Society Executive Director Steve Perkins and ABC 22 & Fox 44 Anchor Mike Hoey stop by to learn more about the people who occupied it.


This Place in History is produced in partnership by Local 22 & Local 44 ( and the Vermont Historical Society.

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