Gift Shop: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

All YouTube videos go live at 12:30 am Eastern Daylight Time. Join the LIVE CHAT! The chat lasts as long as the video plays. Let’s discuss the video!! Recently, I visited the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum in Vergennes, Vermont. Did you know this museum is FREE to visit??? FREE! The money you are saving onContinue reading “Gift Shop: Lake Champlain Maritime Museum”

INTERIOR of the Hyde Log Cabin: National Register

“This pioneer log cabin was one of the first buildings constructed in this area. Built from cedar logs by Jedediah Hyde, Jr., an engineer and veteran of the Revolutionary War, it was the home of the Hyde family for over 150 years…”- Read a lot more here:

Pearl Milisci, Switchboard Operator’s, Office Burlington High School

“PEARL MILISCI OBITUARY PEARL E. MILISCI COLCHESTER: Pearl E. Milisci, 90, of Colchester, died on Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, in Green Mountain Nursing Home. She was born in Colchester on Aug. 16, 1918, the daughter of the late William and Edith (Holtz) Proulx. Pearl retired from Burlington High School after 21 years as the switchboardContinue reading “Pearl Milisci, Switchboard Operator’s, Office Burlington High School”

Burlington High School Kitchen: To Be Demolished!

I was granted permission to film the INTERIOR of a few areas inside of A Building. These areas included the auditorium, cafeteria and gymnasium. I also filmed the kitchen and a very short video of the area where the switchboard operator, Pearl Milisci, had worked. I say “area” because that space had been enlarged. ThisContinue reading “Burlington High School Kitchen: To Be Demolished!”

Burlington High School Cafeteria: Soon To Be Demolished!

When I attended Burlington High School, there were long and heavy brown tables used as lunch tables. In fact, when I sat for the SATs, those same tables were used again. Nowadays, round tables are the norm. Each seats eight students. I have been told that the cafeteria is actually quieter now. Students are noContinue reading “Burlington High School Cafeteria: Soon To Be Demolished!”

GUIDED INTERIOR TOUR of Georgia Historical Society Museum!

I spent an absolutely delightful Saturday afternoon with Cindy Ploof, who is the President of the Georgia Historical Society. She offered me a GUIDED TOUR of the INTERIOR of the District School No. 8, which is the location of the Georgia Historical Society Museum. 4127 Ethan Allen Highway (that’s Route 7) is the address andContinue reading “GUIDED INTERIOR TOUR of Georgia Historical Society Museum!”

What’s Inside the Vault?

I recently visited the Hinesburg Village Cemetery in Hinesburg, Vermont. During my walk, I discovered this crypt…with ITS DOOR AJAR! What was I supposed to do? Let it go unexplored??? Heck no! So, join me as I offer a glimpse of what is inside. #travelingforhistory101 #vtgraveyards #cemeteries #cemetery #cemeteriesofnewengland#cemeteriesandgraveyards  #cemeteryphotography #cemeterylovers #cemeterywandering #cemeteryflowers #cemetery_shots #cemeteryvaultsContinue reading “What’s Inside the Vault?”

Heritage Mill Museum’s NEW EXHIBIT: Mill to Mall

“Come explore the Champlain Mill’s recent past! This exhibition tells the story of the public-private partnership that enabled the preservation and rebirth of a formerly derelict industrial building as a vibrant shopping center. Visitors are encouraged to add their personal memories of the historic space to the community recollections included in the exhibition. The showContinue reading “Heritage Mill Museum’s NEW EXHIBIT: Mill to Mall”


It is truly rare for me to have taken snapshots of the interiors of buildings this gorgeous. So, how did I get these? Back in 2017, a friend was working there. She had heard me play piano and knew that I enjoyed playing at nursing homes. So, she asked me to come over and playContinue reading “Ruggles House: INTERIOR PHOTOS!”

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