Valley Historians
Windham County

Fort Dummer
Brattleboro - Windham County, Vermont

  While preparing the booklet "Early Maps of Brattleboro, Vermont", the author consulted a number of printed historical sources related to Fort Dummer and other Colonial sites and events.  Listed below are several of the printed texts.  Those which are highlighted are available for review/download on this web site.

1 1891 Smith, Egbert Mass Historical Society Typed transcriptions of old letters
1 1896 n/a Committee for Field Day Fort Map - FIRST copy published - for PVMA meeting
1 1921 Thompson, Francis PVMA Vermont from Chaos to Statehood
1 1921 Crockett, Walter book Vermont - Green Mountain State, Vol. 1
1 1935 Stearns, Raymond Mississippi Valley Hist. Review Joseph Kellogg's Observations on Senex's Map of North America  [web article on Kellog!!]
1 1974 Harrington, Walt ms - typed The Harrington Collection of Fort Dummer Artifacts  MSWORD
1 1976 Brattleboro Reformer   The 1976 Dig - News Story
1 1977 Harrington, Walt Dublin Seminar Fort Dummer- an Archaelogical Investigation…
1 1983 Clark, Charles University Press of NE The Eastern Frontier - [Fort and NH Politics]
1 1987 Calloway, Colin VHS - Proceedings Gray Lock's War
1 1993 Woods & Barnett Woods & Barnett Roads in the Wilderness
1   Conn; State of Conn., State of text on 1713 votes re Equivalent Land
1 n/a various   Maps and Drawings of the Fort
2 1891 n/a Brattleboro Reformer Fort Dummer - History of the Fortification
2 1896 n/a Brattleboro Reformer Fort Dummer - History of the Ancient Landmark
2 1961 n/a Brattleboro Reformer Artist's Conception of New Ft Dummer (model pics)
2 1964 Coane, Gerald B. Brattleboro Reformer Researcher Finds More Facts on Fort Dummer
2 1976 Carvill, George Brattleboro Reformer A Race Against Time to Save Some History
3 1723 Stoddard ms Stoddard's Jan 19, 1723 letter re Fort Dummer
3 1749 Patten, Matthew ms Patten's Diary re Fort Dummer trip
3 1753 NH State Papers Brattleboro Charter origs and typed
3 1740x --- Mass Archives many letters etc
3 1750x Patten, Matthew ms folder:  "survey of Fort Dummer"; map, diary,etc
4 1978 Rice. Howard ms - notes …Rice's letters etc re Patten map of Fort
4 1992 St. John, William ms - typed Historical references to Brattleboro
4 2003 n/a Brooks Memorial Library Photos of artifacts Found near Fort Dummer by Walt Harrington prior to the Dig
4 1940x DAR Brattleboro Chapter, DAR Fort Dummer [summary of construction]
6 1989 Martin, Laurel ms - typed Fort Dummer- Vermont's First Permanent White Settlement