Robert Penn Warren

Robert Penn Warren: American Poet and Novelist  Robert Penn Warren – Stratton, VT Robert Penn Warren was an American Poet, a Novelist, and a Literary Critic. He was born in 1905 in Todd County, Kentucky. He won the Pulitzer prize for fiction and poetry, and was...

Jody Williams

Jody Williams  Jody Williams  Jody Williams was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for founding and leading the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, an unprecedented cooperative effort that brought governments, United Nations bodies, the International Committee...

Frederick Franklyn Van de Water

Frederick Vanderwader (1890-1968) Frederick Vanderwader – Dummerston Frederic Franklyn Vanderwader was an American journalist and writer. He was an honorary sergeant in the New York State Troopers. In 1924, he travelled in the West Indies investigating and...
Daisy Turner

Daisy Turner

Daisy Turner  Daisy Turner Vermont Storyteller Daisy Turner is the daughter of the formerly enslaved Alec and Sally Turner who settled in Grafton, Vermont in the years following the Civil War. Daisy’s well-documented gifts as a storyteller has preserved the...

Elizabeth Fourette Fisher: West River Trail

Elizabeth Fourette Fisher – West River Trail Site Research in Progress- Check back soon for more info On The Map West River Trailhead  West River Trailhead, Spring Tree Rd, Brattleboro, VT About the Research sites The Brattleboro Words Project is working with...