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Gamaliel Painter: Biography of a Town Father

Lee, W. Storrs

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ISBN 10: 0839723431 / ISBN 13: 9780839723431
Published by Paul s Eriksson, Middlebury, Vermont, U.S.A., 2001
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A contemporary reissue of the biography of the founder of Middlebury, Vermont and Middlebury College. Minimal wear at the edges. A very good or better copy. Bookseller Inventory # 005232

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Title: Gamaliel Painter: Biography of a Town Father

Publisher: Paul s Eriksson, Middlebury, Vermont, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good - Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good - Fine

Edition: First Thus

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This is the true story of how Gamaliel Painter transformed Middlebury, Vermont, from a loose grouping of rough log huts into the beautiful village that it is today. Painter was a man of many trades and occupations. He was a captain in the Continental Army who was with Ethan Allen at the capture of Fort Ticonderoga, a sheriff, judge, legislator, industrialist, and philanthropist. This fascinating biography tells how Painter guided the town of Middlebury from pre-Revolutionary War days and started Middlebury College, which still celebrates his leadership today.

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W. Storrs Lee served Middlebury College as an English instructor, the editor of Middlebury College Press, and a dean for nearly two decades. He lives in New Harbor, Maine. John McCardell is the president of Middlebury College.

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