New Hampshire Towns that Joined Vermont
Jere Daniell, a retired Dartmouth College historian, will discuss New Hampshire towns that Joined Vermont. During the American Revolution 38 towns east of the Connecticut River seceded from New Hampshire and became part of Vermont. Dr. Daniell will describe the logic of secession, politics in the enlarged Vermont, the Union's quick dissolution, and the short and long term ramifications of this regional conflict.
Date & Time
- April 12, 2015
- 2:00PM - 3:00PM