February

Feb. 19, 2017    2:00 p.m.          “Ethan Allen, Prisoner of War”, Willard Randall

Ethan Allen's biographer, Willard Sterne Randall, will explore Allen's capture and captivity, and the 954-day ordeal he endured as a Britsh POW in the Revolution, with new evidence of the details of his exchange--facilitated by Alexander Hamilton--and Allen's return to Vermont to recover. 

Willard Sterne Randall is a prize-winning biographer of leading figures of the American Revolutionary period, including Ethan Allen, Benedict Arnold, and Alexander Hamilton. He teaches history at Champlain College in Burlington, VT.

March

Mar. 19, 2017     2:00 p.m.       VT State Archeologist Jess Robinson

April

Apr. 16, 2017     2:00 p.m.          “Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys of Summer”, Tom Simon