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August 2018: Old Home Day

May 2018: May E-News

May 2018 Business History Series:

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    Gail Spencer Torkelson and Liz Julian Tuggle Volunteers of the Year

Gail Spencer Torkelson and Liz Julian Tuggle Volunteers of the Year

Gail Spencer Torkelson and Liz Julian Tuggle have been named Norwich Historical Society’s volunteers of the year for 2016.  Gail and Liz own Spencer Julian Antiques and bring their […]

Labors of the Year: The 1934 Diary of Paul Metcalf

For many families living in Norwich during the 1930s farming was a way of life. After moving from Hartford, VT to Norwich in 1901, Otis and Hattie (Dutton) Metcalf […]

NHS in Transition

Judy Brown, our gracious and capable Director for the past five years, has retired from NHS.  Her contributions to the organization are far too numerous to recount.  Suffice it […]

Schedule of Events at NHS for 2017

In addition to maintaining regular hours at the Lewis House, where you can view our changing exhibits and make research inquiries, NHS offers a full year of activities for […]

Nancy Osgood: Volunteer of the Year

We are very pleased to announce that Nancy Osgood as the 2015 NHS Volunteer of the Year Award! Nancy is truly deserving of this honor. She has served as […]

In Memoriam: Nancy Hoggson

It is with the deepest sadness that we share with our members news of the death of our President, Nancy Hoggson.  Nancy passed away January 9 after a brave […]

Norwich hearse now at Historical Society

On November 8, 2014, the Norwich Historical Society was the recipient of a wonderful and unusual gift from the Norwich Cemetery Commission: the town’s 100+ year old horse-drawn hearse […]

New grant supports accessibility at NHS

The Norwich Historical Society is pleased to announce a new grant from the State of Vermont’s  Cultural Facilities Program, administered by the Vermont Arts Council, for new brick walkways […]

New floor for NHS tool shed

The Norwich Historical Society is very grateful to Joe Porter and his Eagle Scout troop who gave our tool shed a new floor this spring as part of his […]

Norwich doll maker Dewees Cochran featured on VPR

In recognition of Women’s History Month in March, Vermont Public Radio featured women artists of note from the region. Former teacher and historian Nancy Osgood presented a segment on […]

Cheers Roger Blake

Congratulations to Roger Blake, long-time Historical Society volunteer, who received the first William M. Aldrich Volunteer of the Year Award at the Society’s annual meeting in January. Roger demonstrates […]