In 1976 the Norwich Women’s Club members pieced a quilt in recognition of the country’s bicentennial. Each week this fall we will be sharing photographs and stories related to the […]
Thanks to a grant from the Norwich Women’s Club, we hired Kevin Hybels to begin digitizing our photograph collection. Kevin is a Norwich resident and a history major at […]
What’s in the Norwich Historical Society’s collections?
Over the years, the Norwich Historical Society has amassed a large number of articles relating to Norwich’s past, all of which were donated […]
Finding aids are descriptive inventories or indexes that provide access to the unpublished materials in the Norwich Historical Society’s archives. If you are researching a family from Norwich, there […]
Establish the chain of titles at your town office
Begin with the deed for the current owners of the property and work your way back. Use the grantee index to […]
A History of Norwich, Vermont, by M.E. Goddard and Henry V. Partridge (1905, Dartmouth Press, Hanover, NH). Searchable text on-line.
Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich
ARTICLES IN THE […]
This timeline of events in Norwich’s 250 year history was developed as part of the town’s 250th birthday celebration in 2011. It is currently on display in the entry […]
Norwich, Vermont: A History was published in 2011 as part of Norwich’s 250th birthday celebration in 2011. It spans known native settlement before white settlers in the 1760s through […]