Views of Bragg Hill

About a hundred years ago, a photographer, whose shadow can be seen in some of these images, captured scenes of daily life on the Bragg Farm, owned by the […]

Street Smarts

Thanks to a grant from the Norwich Women’s Club, we have hired Kevin Hybels to begin digitizing our photograph collection. Kevin is a Norwich resident and a history major […]

Donating to the Collections

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

Finding aids are descriptive inventories or indexes that provide access to the unpublished materials in the Norwich Historical Society’s archives.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 […]

Researching your House History

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 […]

Links to Norwich History

NORWICH HISTORY

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

LANDSCAPE, BARNS, ARCHITECTURE

Landscape Change Program at UVM.  A searchable […]

Norwich Timeline

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

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 […]