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Grafton Historical Society

"One of the finest Small Museums in the State of Vermont"
History of Grafton
About Us
Brick Meeting House
Daisy Turner, Storyteller
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Karpin Memorial Library
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Board and Staff
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The purpose of this educational, non-profit society is to bring together those persons interested in history, and especially in the history of Grafton, Vermont; to discover and collect any material such as books, papers, manuscripts, genealogical records, paintings, photographs, and artifacts illustrative of life, conditions, events and activities of the past and present pertinent to the history of Grafton, Vermont.  The Society shall provide for the preservation of such material and for its accessibility, as far as may be feasible, to all who wish to examine or study it; shall cooperate with the town officials to ensure the preservation of the town’s records and archives; and shall cooperate in efforts to preserve historic buildings, monuments and markers.  The Society may disseminate historical information through the media of newspapers, radio, and television and may hold public meetings with historical programs.  The Society shall cooperate with the state and county historical societies.