PROGRAM: VT The Bill of Rights and You

Presented by:
Vermont Humanities Council
Current Initiative: 225th Bill of Rights Anniversary National Partner: National Archives Local Partner: K-12 Institutions, Libraries, Museums, Nonprofits, Other Subject: History, Other Audience: All, Children and Families, Educators, K-12

The National Archives Traveling Exhibits Service commemorated the 225th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights with The Bill of Rights and You. This pop-up exhibit spotlights one of the most remarkable periods in American history. Sixteen sites in Vermont hosted this exhibit:

  • Bradford Public Library, Bradford
  • Currier Memorial School, Danby
  • Dover Free Libray, East Dover
  • Grafton Historical Society, Grafton
  • Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury
  • Kimball Public Library, Randolph
  • Platt Memorial Library, Shoreham
  • Quechee Library, Quechee
  • Rockingham Free Public Library, Bellows Falls
  • Rutland Free Library, Rutland
  • South Londonderry Free Library, South Londonderry
  • St. Johnsbury Academy, St. Johnsbury
  • Sullivan Museum and History Center, Northfield
  • Swanton Public Library, Swanton
  • Whiting Library, Chester
  • Worcester Historical Society, Worcester