William Apess

William Apess

William Apess William Apess – Minister, Writer, and Activist  William Apess (1798–1839), writer, minister and human rights advocate, was born in Colrain, Massachusetts, is memorialized with an historic marker at the site of the town’s Griswold Memorial Library...
William Czar Bradley II & Brooks Memorial Library

William Czar Bradley II & Brooks Memorial Library

WILLIAM CZAR BRADLEY II & BROOKS MEMORIAL LIBRARY A Brattleboro Words Trail Site William Czar Bradley II & Brooks Memorial Library: Downtown Brattleboro William Czar Bradley II, grandson of the famous jurist and poet from Westminster, was the first library...
Jemima Sawtelle: Vernon, VT

Jemima Sawtelle: Vernon, VT

JEMIMA SAWTELLE A Brattleboro Words Trail Site Jemima Sawtelle: Vernon, VT The “indomitable” Jemima Sawtelle (1723-1805) was a young woman in Putney, Vermont, when her misfortune began. First her husband was killed in a skirmish with the local Abenaki people, then the...
Tasha Tudor: Marlboro, VT

Tasha Tudor: Marlboro, VT

TASHA TUDOR A Brattleboro Words Trail Site Tasha Tudor:Marlboro, VT Mother Goose herself lived in the hills of Southern Vermont—no, not the imaginary Mother Goose of old European lore, but Tasha Tudor, the prolific children’s book illustrator born in Boston and best...