Rock Point

Rock Point Burlington Vermont


Stock #: 417235
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Burlington
State: Vermont (VT)
County: Chittenden
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1912 Dec-2
PM City: Montpelier
PM State: VT
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Rock Point is the residence of the Rt. Rev. J. R. Hall, the present Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Diocese of Vermont. The grounds, now comprising over 100 acres, were originally purchased, in 1841, by the Rt. Rev. J.R. Hopkins, the first Bishop of the Diocese. On June 7th, 1865, a large Gothic stone building, designed for a boys' school and theological seminary, was completed, and on Sept. 19th, 1888, a handsome building for a girls' school was consecrated