Department of Vermont


The Department of Vermont recently placed the Department Archives consisting of a rich treasure trove of Grand Army of the Republic and Sons of Union Veterans material on long terms loan to the Vermont Historical Society (VHS) to allow all Vermonters to share in and have use of this invaluable historical material.

Among the items placed in trust with VHS are historical photos, ledgers from SUVCW Camps and GAR Posts, financial records, Post Obituaries, testimonials of service, lists of officers, encampment minutes, artifacts, newsletters, and much more dealing with the history of the GAR and SUVCW in the Green Mountain State. Also present is a large amount of material regarding the Ladies Auxiliary. The collection is open to any qualified researcher and can be accessed by contacting the VHS.