Brattleboro Remembers (Voices of America) by Brattleboro Historical Society PDF

By Brattleboro Historical Society

kinfolk tales are part of oral historical past. they're instructed to notify more youthful generations approximately occasions heretofore no longer recorded. Brattleboro recollects is a suite of such tales observed via the wealthy collection of historic pictures that stirred those thoughts of previous days within the southeastern nook of Vermont.

Brattleboro recalls emerged because of writing workshops backed by means of the Brattleboro historic Society and made attainable by way of a supply from the Council on getting older for Southeastern Vermont. The workshops, facilitated by means of poet and writing accomplice Verandah Porche, came about on iciness Sunday afternoons. The partitions of the room within which the crowd met have been lined with copies of old photos. The workshop members, such a lot of whom nonetheless reside in Brattleboro, chosen photos that introduced again robust memories. After learning a picture, they wrote autobiographical items according to what got here to brain. For these shy approximately placing pen to paper, volunteer scribes have been available to hear the tales and support the individuals get their recollections down on paper.

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