Coalition supports conservation of metal artifacts

Working with site administrator Elsa Gilbertson, the Mount Independence Coalition applied for and received a grant from Lake Champlain Basin Program to fund the work done by the Lake Champlain Basin Program conservation laboratory in Ferrisburgh. You can read about it at the Addison Independent website: https://www.addisonindependent.com/2021/12/30/revolutionary-war-artifacts-from-mt-independence-conserved/ Or check out the same story at the … Continue reading Coalition supports conservation of metal artifacts

Mount Independence earns major preservation grant

We are pleased to be able to report that, as part of the American Battlefield Protection Program (ABPP), the National Park Service has awarded a grant of $40,900 to the Division for Historic Preservation to be used for preserving Mount Independences historic legacy. To quote from the letter of supprt submitted by the Coalition: This … Continue reading Mount Independence earns major preservation grant

Coalition Annual Meeting – June 8 at 10:30 am

  The membership of the Mount Independence Coalition is invited to the annual meeting, which will take place at the Visitor Center auditorium on Saturday, June 8, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Help shape the direction of the Coalition, enjoy refreshments and socialize with other members. Four current board members are up for re-election: Board Member … Continue reading Coalition Annual Meeting – June 8 at 10:30 am

Award of Excellence for Strong Ground

On Saturday, October 27, 2018, the Mount Independence Coalition received an Award of Excellence from the League of Local Historical Societies and Museums for the publication of Strong Ground. Stephen Zeoli accepted the award on behalf of the Coalition at the ceremony in Woodstock. Here is the cover letter Zeoli wrote when submitting the book … Continue reading Award of Excellence for Strong Ground