Russell Munson

Location: Williston
Tag(s): Art and Culture
Historical Category: Historic Preservation
Video Date: 03/08/18

Russell Munson was a farmer living in Williston in the mid-1800s. He taught himself to make clocks and music boxes, three of which are in the collections of the Williston Historical Society. One of the clocks, an intricate universal time indicator, took him eight years to build.

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

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