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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Rutland Historical Society
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The Rutland Historical Society was founded in 1969 to serve the original town of Rutland which includes the present towns of Proctor, Rutland Town, West Rutland and the City of Rutland.  Our video collection contains the Society’s award winning Historically Speaking Episodes, which includes interviews and historical pictorial material in a flexible TV magazine format. Moments in History Episodes provides brief segments chronicling Rutland’s past.  Notes From the Past...
Topics: Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
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A celebration of the performing arts in Port Washington, NY. This is a collection of photos, videos, audio recordings and programs of the Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir, Orchestra, Band, the Schreiber HS Performing Arts Dept., Play Troupe, Harbor Theater Co., Port Singers spanning the years 1925 to 2018.  Many thanks to Pamela and Ronald Meadows, Jerald B. Stone and Don E. Jones for this material.
Topic: performing arts
Rutland Historical Society
by Produced by: Peregrine Productions and Bill Doyle’s Vermont History and Government Class
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Life In Rutland County shares the stories and memories from 10 local residents who grew up in Rutland County. These engaging stories, told by the people who rode horses to school and even took the trolley from Rutland to Lake Bomoseen, gives us a unique perspective on Vermont history.  
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Life in Rutland County, Rutland oral history, Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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Mount Saint Joseph Academy Yearbooks
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
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by Rutland Historical Society
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Babe Ruth and Red Sox Barnstorm in Rutland-1919
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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The video is of a senior class picnic on Lake St. Catherine in the late 1930's.  Among the faculty in the video are:  Bernice Hinchey, Norbert Sevigny and Joseph Zawistowski.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, West Rutland Class Picnic-1939, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed & produced by Jerald B. Stone. Choreographed by Stephan deGhelder.  String Rehearsals - Carol Roggensack.  Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay, amoung many others.  See the program.  It's here.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.  Click the link to hear an audio...
Topic: Performing Arts
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Historical Society
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Rutland County WWI Veterans Celebration at Rutland Fair-1919
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Proctor Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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Proctor High School Yearbooks
Topics: Proctor Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
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Luther Brown of the Multiracial Alliance of the Rutland Area (MARA) talks about the history and purpose of MARA. Jim Davidson of the Rutland Historical Society describes the "Black Presence In Rutland in the Late 18th and Early 19th Century Up To the End of the Civil War". Rutland had a number of black persons of significant achievement. Persons of color also comprised over one percent of the Rutland population by 1860. Rutland contributed 20 black members to the Massachusetts 54th...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, MARA Multiracial Alliance of the Rutland Area,...
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by Rutland Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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West Rutland High School Yearbooks.
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
Rutland Historical Society
by Ben Burdge and Raymond Mooney
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Raymond  Mooney’s Memories: Rutland and Pop Culture This  is  part one of a three part series produced by Society members  Ben Burdge and co-produced/narrated by Raymond Mooney on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society. Part one includes pictures, music, and commentary on early radio and television, games played in the backyards, bicycles, comic books, autos, and movies and theaters. [25 min. length]
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Raymond Mooney's Memories, Rutland, Vermont
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Ku Klux Klan in Rutland-1920s
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson of the Society presents a video program on the Flood of 1927 which is devoted to pictures of the flood's destruction in the Rutland and Proctor areas. Jim provides a narration which identifies the various pictures and ties them into the story of the flood in the Rutland area. This was the 75 th Anniversary of one of Vermont's greatest natural disasters.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, The Flood of 1927, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone. Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.
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Topics: Performing Arts, Musical, My Fair Lady
Rutland Historical Society
by Rutland Historical Society
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Dorothy Whitford hosts Jim Davidson in a discussion of the history of the Rutland Courts and their court records. Jim and Dorothy have been involved in the organization of the recently acquired Rutland Munipal Court Records and have a number of stories to share from their perusal of these records. The program includes pictures of the various Rutland court buildings.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, History of the Rutland Courts, Rutland, Vermont
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by Ben Burdge and Raymond Mooney
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Raymond Mooney’s Memories: Rutland and Pop Culture This is part three of a three part series produced by Society members  Ben Burdge and co-produced/narrated by Raymond Mooney on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society. Part three includes malls, snack and meal stops, record hops, five and ten cent stores, President Eisenhower's visit to Rutland, President Kennedy's Assassination, the Rutland Swimming Pool on North Main Street, and Cinderella's Sweets candy shop at the corner of Center and...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Raymond Mooney's Memories, Rutland, Vermont
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Sheldons & Slason Reopening an Old Quarry-1866
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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"Our Rutland 1941" is a documentary version of the original silent film called "Our Rutland" produced by the Rutland Lions Club in April, 1941, to be sent to Rutland members of the Vermont National Guard stationed at Camp Blanding, Florida, who left Rutland the month before. This version has added mostly music from that era and has fantastic narration and additional historical tidbits by Raymond Mooney and improved footage quality c ourtesy of Ben Burdge's amazing...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Our Rutland 1941, Ben Burdge, Raymond Mooney, Rutland, VT
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Morris Tucker narrates a series of still photos that sample the items and activities that can be found at the Farm Museum at the Vermont State Fair in Rutland. Hosted by Dorothy Whitford.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Farm Museum at the Rutland Fair, Rutland, Vermont
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Rutland Halloween Parade: Hijinks & History. Dedicated in memory of Tom Fagan. Narrated and produced by B. Burdge on behalf of the Rutland Historical Society.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Rutland Halloween Parade, Rutland, Vermont
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Dorothy Whitford, Chairperson of the Society's Ad Hoc Glass Plate Committee, is the guest on a program about glass plate negatives. The program briefly discusses the proper care of glass plates and then highlights a number of samples from a collection of glass plates recently acquired by the Society. The samples include both Rutland and Rutland County items. Many are identified by Dorothy but there are some for which we do not know the location or subject. The program is hosted by Jim Davidson.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Glass Plate Negatives, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts Anna Whooley for a discussion for her research on the Irish immigration experience in Ireland and America. A highlight of the program is Anna's ten-minute monologue presentation in costume of "The Plight of the Irish Mill Girl". Anna writes her own script and designs and makes her own costumes.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Irish Immigration Experience, Rutland, Vermont
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David Wright, of the Middletown and Rutland Historical Societies presents still pictures of the Long Trail Lodge. David and his family were intimately involved with the lodge for many years and David is able to relate many stories connected with the history of the Long Trail Lodge. The Lodge not only had a close connection with the Long Trail but was also a major meeting place for many Rutland groups. Jim Davidson hosts the program.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Longtrail Lodge, Rutland, Vermont
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Chuck Piotrowski, past archivist of the Society for American Baseball Research and currently Vice-president of the Rutland Historical Society, provides an illustrated history of the Rutland Royals of 1938 - 1941. Scrapbooks of the pre-war Rutland Royals given to the Society by the Martin Family provide material for a detailed history of the Royals and the Northern League. Jim Davidson hosts the program.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Rutland Royals 1938-1941, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts Tony Romeo, Sons of Union Veterans, Ripley Camp # 4, and Mary Ann Goulette, executive director of the Downtown Rutland Partnership in a program about Rutland History Days, 30 April and 1 May 2005. History Days is an attempt to develop an activity on Saturday to accompany the annual Loyalty Day Parade on Sunday. It focuses on Living History military encampments and programs. It is a free program sponsored by the Rutland Parks and Recreation Department, the Sons of Union...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Rutland History Days 2005, Rutland, Vermont
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Dr. Richard Brown of the Rutland Herald presents the photographs of Aldo Merusi. Aldo Merusi was the chief Rutland Herald photographer for thirty years. His widow left a large collection of the negatives of his photos to the Rutland Herald. Dr. Brown has been placed in charge of the project to scan the negatives to provide viewable prints and to attempt identification of the people, places and events in the photos. The Rutland Historical Society has agreed to help in the identification process....
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Merusi Photographs, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts a program about Rutland's early aviation history with Robert Laird, author of Wings Over Vermont, as his guest. The program discusses some of Rutland's early aviators and airfields and the risks of early airflight. Bob shares some of his youthful memories of association with some of these early flyers.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Early Aviation History, Rutland, Vermont
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Tom Carpenter hosts this program in which Jim Davidson offers a brief history of the big bands that are to provide the music for this summer's big band dance program offered by the Society in cooperation with the Rutland Recreation Department. The program includes pictures of the bands and their leaders as well as short samples of their music. This summer the music of these 18 bands will be available for dancing and listening on Saturday nights at the Godnick Center.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Big Band Music, Rutland, Vermont
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Cecil Brothers Program at Town Hall Exposes Spiritualism-1877
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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"Two Early Rutland Films". Jim Davidson and Chuck Piotrowski co-host the showing of a 1914 movie film of events at the Rutland Carnival in downtown Rutland and at the 1914 Rutland Fair. This 10-minute film is the oldest Rutland film in the Society's collections. The second film is a 9-minute 1919 film taken at the Rutland Fairgrounds on the occasion of an honor day for the Rutland County veterans of World War I. The films are silent films with brief textual commentaries.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Two Old Rutland Films, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts Larry Kelley, Family Researcher, in a discussion about the Kelley Family that in the early 19 th Century settled on and owned most of what is today the Creek Road. For years the road from the Dorr Bridge south to the Town Line was called Kelley Road because the land was donated for the road by the Kelley Family. The long gone Park Street covered bridge was also originally called the Kelley Bridge. Larry offers many stories of the area that have been found in his research of...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Larry Kelley Family Researcher, Rutland, Vermont
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by Rutland Free Library-Rutland Historical Society Collaboration
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West Rutland High School Yearbooks.
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
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U.S. Marshall Horace W. Bailey Gives History Lesson to Students-1906
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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Deborah Clifford, an independent scholar who has done a great deal of research on Julia Dorr's life and work, shares an illustrated overview of Julia's life. Deborah as been active with the Vermont Women's History movement and Julia Dorr has been a great example of a 19th Century Rutland woman who let her talents shine in Rutland and throughout the American literary scene. Jim Davidson hosts the program.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, The Dorr Women, Rutland, Vermont
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Tamarack Notch Girl Scout Camp in Mendon
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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"Around Pittsford". Peggy Armitage of the Pittsford Historical Society is the guest for this episode. "Around Pittsford" is a picture history that includes numerous views from Pittsford, Proctor and Chittenden. Peggy, who edited the book, shows a number of selected photos from the book, especially Proctor, and tells a tale about most. Jim Davidson hosts the program.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Around Pittsford, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson interviews Roger Bailey, coordinator of Vermont History Expo 2004's co-operative Mining and Quarrying Exhibit. Over 20 local societies have agreed to focus their exhibits this year on the extractive industry in their town or city. This aspect of Vermont's history as a mining state certainly challenges the stereotypical view of Vermont. The program also includes a five minute video clip from the 2003 Vermont History Expo and a brief overview of other events to be seen at the 2004...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Miners, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Harbor Theater Company
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1986 Harbor Theater Company production of "Evita".  Directed & Choreographed by Brian Hiller.  Musical Direction by Steven Cahn.  Produced by Nick Scandalios.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
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"Vermont's Forgotten President: Chester Alan Arthur". One hundred years after his death, Vermonth's first president deserves a new appraisal of his life and times. Mary Fregosi interview Michael Dwyer on the subject of the 21st president.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Forgotten President: Chester A. Arthur, Rutland,...
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Jim Davidson hosts a program entitled "West Rutland in the 1920's As Seen Through the Camera Lens of Frank Hinchey". The program is filled with individual and group photos of West Rutland in the 1920's. All the photos are from the family archives of Frank Hinchey who was involved in West Rutland education for over 40 years as teacher, coach and administrator. Few people know that Frank took hundreds of photos of what went on around him. Fortunately, many of his negatives survive. His...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Frank Hinchey 1920's West Rutland, Rutland,...
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30 John Abner Mead-1841
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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1980 Port Washington High School Band 50th Anniversary Concert program.  Conducted by William S. Fish.  Laureate Conductor - George A. Christopher.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
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Mount Saint Joseph Academy Yearbooks
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
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“Doshisha University” - Host Jim Davidson presents the story of how an 1874 meeting at Grace Congregational Church in Rutland provided Joseph Hardy Neesima seed money to establish a private Christian College in Japan, now known as Doshisha University. Recently a group of Doshisha students visited the sacred historic site where the dream of Doshisha began. The students also visited Castleton University where President David Wolk hosted them at a luncheon. Guest Patrick Liu, Director of...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, “Doshisha University”, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1979 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alice In Wonderland".  Port Washington, NY.  Film to digital.
Topic: Performing Arts
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Elaine Purdy, President of the Society, and Jake Sherman, Chairman of the Board of Directors, discuss the range of Society activities. The program includes some pictorial material of Society activities.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Society Activities, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts this program that features photos from the photo album of David H. Sawyer of Rutland who took most the photos around 1898. The photos show buildings and streetscapes of 100 years ago in Rutland. Clothing and everyday and seasonal activities are also illustrated. Jim provides a narration of identification where possible and a narrative commentary on life of that time.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Photo Album of Rutland 1898, Rutland, Vermont
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City of Rutland Annual Reports.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Annual Reports, Rutland, Vermont
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“Rutland Fair Photos” – Host Jim Davidson of the Rutland Historical Society delves into the Image Gallery of the Society website in this latest episode of Rutland Fair photos.  In part one there are photos from the 1900-1920 era.  In part two Frank Hinchey’s Rutland Fair images are from the 1920 – 1939 era.   Jim indicates that there are many more images in the Image Gallery of the Society website.  Other information on the Rutland Fair can be found in the text and video sections...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, “Rutland Fair Photos”, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson hosts Dylan Duncan, one of the producers of Ghosts of Vermont, a video production which focuses on four Vermont ghost tales. The program includes the Whipple Hollow ghost story of Frank Kurant. Jim Davidson provides a short historical segment on the history of Whipple Hollow. The program discusses the genesis of the idea for the production and some of the difficulties that had to be overcome.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Ghosts in Vermont, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "The Maltese Falcon".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM, the community public radio station of LIU Post.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  Tilles Center at C.W. Post, LIU.  Brookville, NY.  March 14th, 2014.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Carrie Palmer Weber Junior High School
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Carrie Palmer Weber Junior High School 1980 production of "Pippin".  March 22nd, 1980.  Directed and choreographed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Philip Glover.  Assistant director - Diana Bandfield.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
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This program, entitled "A Climb To the Star," features still photos of the interior of the Congregational Church tower from the entrance of the church to the top of the tower. The program ends with a series of beautiful panoramic views of Rutland from the tower. Architectural features of the church, in and out, and some historic photos are included.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Grace Church in Rutland Vermont, A Climb to the...
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Footbridge Over the Rutland Railroad Yard-1894
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson presents a program on the tour of the Mediterranean and the Near East taken by Egbert C. Tuttle and Dr. John A. Mead, both of Rutland, in the spring of 1903. The program features selected items from E. C. Tuttle's three scrapbooks of the tour. The two-month trip included stops at the Madeira Islands, Gibraltar and Spain, Algiers, Malta, Athens, Constantinople, Smyrna, Beirut, Palestine and the Holy Land, Egypt, Naples, Rome, Monte Carlo, and Nice and Paris, France.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, 1903 Mediterranean Tour, Rutland, Vermont
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“History in the Digital Age” –  This program features Eileen Corcoran of the Vermont Historical Society and Jim Davidson of the Rutland Historical Society.  Ellen and Jim provide an overview of the Leagueof Local Historical Societies & Museums Annual Meeting & Conference co-hosted by the Rutland Historical Society at Castleton University. The meeting sessions are focused on the changes brought about by the digital age.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, “History in the Digital Age” Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Harbor Theater Company
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1985 Harbor Theater Company production of "Chicago".  Directed by Robert Raduazzo.  Musical Direction by Brian Hiller.  Produced by Nick Scandalios.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Jordan Hampton.   Port Washington, NY.  August 4th, 1985.
Topic: Performing Arts
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Rutland Bicycle Club Roller Skating Rink-1884
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Moments In History, Rutland, Vermont
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"Rutland in Retrospect On Disc" - Jim Davidson of the Society describes and demonstrates many of the features to be found on the computer disc re-issue of the long out-of-print "Rutland In Retrospect." Chuck Piotrowski hosts and manages the many illustrations and features of the disc as described by Jim. The disc reissue of the pictorial history offers new features including a table of contents, searchable captions and text and an ability to enlarge images to three times the...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Rutland in Retrospect (Book), Rutland, Vermont
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"Memories of 1947 Rutland" - Jim Davidson hosts a program taking viewers down memory lane in post-World War II 1947 Rutland. The program includes music from the hit songs of the era and reminders of the hit movies seen at the local theaters. Bus, air, and auto transportation is not ed. Businesses, industries, banks and social clubs are included, as is a brief segment on the Flood of 1947.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, "Memories of 1947 Rutland”, Rutland,...
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Jim Davidson hosts a program entitled "The Changing Ways That History Is Conveyed". The program offers brief vignettes from Rutland's beginning to the 1920's. There is a sampling of visual material from sketches, paintings, photographs and even early movie film from 1914. Textual material is delivered through poetic verse, narration, and documents. There are even a couple of artifacts used to illustrate the point that Rutland's history can be, and has been, conveyed in many ways...
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, The Changing Ways History is Conveyed, Rutland,...
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Dot Whitford hosts Carole Curry in a fascinating program on "The Restoration of Antique Wedding Gowns" and the reuse of other antique fabrics. Mrs. Curry is a professional restorer of antique clothing and offers numerous ideas on the reuse of pieces of antique fabric. Young and old, men and women, will be delighted with the great ideas shared by Mrs. Curry.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Antique Wedding Gowns/Fabrics, Rutland, Vermont
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Mount Saint Joseph Academy Yearbooks
Topics: Rutland Free Library, Rutland Historical Society, Rutland, Vermont
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1984 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Annie".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Sandra Vigliotti.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  August 19th, 1983.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
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"What's It?" In this episode of Historically Speaking Jim Davidson of the Rutland Historical Society reaches into a grab bag of historical objects to see if he can stump the viewer and PEGTV staff members Amber Dumas and Eva Clark. Challenge yourself.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, "What's It?", Rutland, Vermont
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Jim Davidson narrates a video that was created from a single glass plate panorama of Rutland that was taken from the tower of the Congregational Church in 1890. The first half of the program prepares the viewer for the tour by a study of the 1890 maps of the Rutland stores and businesses. Hosted by Tom Carpenter.
Topics: Rutland Historical Society, Historically Speaking, Glass Plates 1890 Maps of Rutland, Rutland,...
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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1980 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. production of "The Alchemist".  February 6th, 1980.  Directed by Don E. Jones.  Port Washington, NY.
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Proctor High School Yearbooks
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Ripley Music Hall in Rutland-1868
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Jim Davidson hosts Tim Grover, Associate Professor of Geology at Castleton State College. Professor Grover describes the geologic history of the Rutland County area from 500 million years ago to a more recent time of two million years. He explains what happened during these early geologic times and the causes of the changes that took place. His presentation includes a discussion of the formation of the many minerals under the surface of the earth in Vermont. The mining potential in Vermont is...
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Quadrennial Appraisal for the City of Rutland
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"August Events" - This show, hosted by Jim Davidson, focuses on two events occurring the same week in August 2016. First, is the visit by Gejus van Diggele who collects ball announcements printed or written on the backs of early playing cards. Mr. van Diggele is from the Neherlands. The second event is the new week for the Rutland Fair and provides numerous images from the Farm Museum.
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Port Washington Performing Arts
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May 1969 - Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir & Orchestra Concert.  Port Washington, NY.  Jerald B. Stone - Choir Director, Carol Rogensack - Orchestra Director.
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