Historic Floods of 1927 and 2011
Archivist Scott Reilly talked about the damage from two storms that hit Vermont nearly a century apart, and showed records from the flood… read more
Archivist Scott Reilly talked about the damage from two storms that hit Vermont nearly a century apart, and showed records from the flood of 1927 and the damage from hurricane Irene that hit Vermont in 2011.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Montpelier, Vermont, on October 8-11 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close
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