Historic Preservation

Historic Preservation Commission

Commission Meetings, Members, Agendas and Minutes

The Historic Preservation Commission consists of five members, each of whom serves a three-year term. A majority of the Commissioners reside in the Town of Hartford and are chosen for their interest, knowledge, or professional skills in the areas of history, architecture, archeology, historic preservation, American studies, architectural history, anthropology, planning, or related subjects.

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Historic Properties

The Town of Hartford has a total of 449 buildings that are included on the National Register of Historic Places. This includes eight historic districts: Downtown White River Junction, Quechee Mill Village, Hartford Village, Terraces (White River Junction), Wilder Village, Jericho Rural Area, Christian Street Rural Area and West Hartford Village.

Recent Accomplishments and Special Projects

In addition to individual and district nominations to the Federal National Register of Historic Places, the Commission has completed Oral History projects, Historic District Brochures, a barn census, Phase I of the Historic Sites and Structures Survey and the installation of Historic District signs. The Commission has recently completed a business oral history project.

Business Oral History Summary Report

Review the Hartford Business Oral History Summary Report (PDF) of September 30, 2014.

Interested in Getting Involved ???

If you have any suggestions for preservation projects or National Register nominations, please contact Matt Osborn at mosborn@hartford-vt.org
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Document Center

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WRITTEN TRANSCRIPTS17 documents

  • Nellie Bagley and Pat Bagley
  • David Brown - Transcript 1 and Transcript 2
  • Barbara (Luce) Bagley and Scott Luce
  • Gary Clay
  • Fred Davis and Betty Davis
  • John Eastman, David Eastman, Harold Eastman, Cindy Morris
  • Pat Goodrich and Wanda Welch
  • Carol Luce Hardy
  • Harris Lyman and Mary Lyman
  • George Miller and Linda Miller
  • Marty Lyman
  • Larry Potwin
  • Doug Punt
  • Mary Rogers
  • Peter Schaal
  • Chuck Wooster
  • Harold Wright