Constitution House

Constitution House Vermont


Stock #: 103040
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
State: Vermont (VT)
Publisher: Forward's Color Productions
Size: 3.5" x 5.25" (9 x 14 cm)

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Windsor Birthplace of Vermont Delegates from those towns of the New Hampshire grants west of Connecticut River met at this house and here on July 8, 1777 in convention assembled. Founded the free and independent republic of Vermont. Adopted its constitution and chose an interim governing council to serve until the first elections were held in 1778. After fourteen years of independence Vermont entered the federal union in 1791 as the 14th U.S. State.