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Poor Farms and Orphanages: The Precarious Lives of Children in poverty in Early 20th Century Vermont

Stories from late 19th to Mid-20th Century… little known facts

UVM professor and WHS board member, Meghan Cope, has done extensive research into the records from “The Home for Destitute Children” which was in Burlington. She has many interesting stories to tell including some with Williston roots. Join us as we delve into history about our area.