NORWICH HISTORY

A History of Norwich, Vermont, by M.E. Goddard and Henry V. Partridge (1905, Dartmouth Press, Hanover, NH). Searchable text on-line.

Norwich Timeline

Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich

All that remains of Lewiston, Vermont

VIDEOS ABOUT NORWICH

Lessons from Norwich’s One-Room Schoolhouses

Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich

ARTICLES IN THE NORWICH TIMES

Summer 2015: The Norwich Pool and Norwich’s One-Room Schoolhouses
Fall 2015: Norwich’s Town Reports
Holiday 2015: Ransom Slack: Norwich’s Full-Duty Soldier
Winter/Spring 2016: Pattersonville: A Company Town
Fall 2016: Crossing the River
Holiday 2016: The Concrete Octopus
Winter/Spring 2017: The Norwich Water Story
Summer 2017: Mid-Century Modern Norwich
Fall 2017: The Church on the Plain
Holiday 2017: Know your Town

LANDSCAPE, BARNS, ARCHITECTURE

Landscape Change Program at UVM.  A searchable collection of Vermont images by place, date, topic. Viewers may also submit photos.

Vermont Barn Census at UVM A survey of Norwich barns with history, maps, and photos.

Main Street Walking Tour

NATIONAL REGISTER

National Register of Historic Places Official list of buildings, structures, sites, objects, and districts that embody the historical and cultural foundations of our country.

Beaver Meadow Schoolhouse

Beaver Meadow Union Chapel

Jericho Road Historic District

Mid-Century Modern Historic District

Norwich Village National Register District

Pomponoosuc and Pattersonville Archeology Survey

Root Schoolhouse

FAMILY HISTORY

Norwich Town Clerk: Vital Records and Land Records

Find a Grave: Locate graves in all 50 states, some with photos.

Vermont in the Civil War

Familysearch.com Search for your ancestors in millions of historical records. You can also search in the catalog, books, genealogies, and the Wiki. (Site is maintained by the Church of Latter-day Saints)

1790 Vermont Heads of Household – List of Norwich Heads of Household from 1790 census

Waltons 1867 Vermont Register – Business Directory

HISTORIC MAPS OF NORWICH

1810 Whitelaw Map of Vermont -Shows early town boundaries, roads, mills, and schools

1856 Map of Windsor County, Vermont -Shows landowners

Windsor County 1869 Beers Atlas -Town maps listing residences and businesses

USGS Historical Topographic Maps Explorer -Topographical maps of Norwich from 1905 – 1995

NORWICH UNIVERSITY HISTORY

Norwich University Archives Digital Collections Norwich University was founded in Norwich, VT. Many of the early letters in this archive were written by or to people in Norwich.

History of Theta Chi (founded at Norwich University)

History of Theta Chi video

OTHER REPOSITORIES WITH NORWICH MATERIALS

Evans Map Room, Dartmouth College
Leahy Library, Vermont Historical Society
Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College
Special Collections, University of Vermont