Fabulous Find in Ludlow

August 30, 2012 at 8:13 pm (books, history, news) (, , , , , , , )

Last night’s newscast told of an historic “find” in Ludlow, Vermont:

(click picture to open video page at WCAX.com)

The thrill of the find centers around PETER THATCHER WASHBURN, a Vermont hero of the US Civil War, and late in life 33rd governor of the state. Read all about the marriage ledger and Washburn at the United Church of Ludlow (scroll down to the story “Historic Record of Vermont Civil War Hero and Governor Discovered”).

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