Summer Lectures Series
Mount Independence State Historic Site
In celebration of the grand opening of the Visitor Center and Museum
the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation presents this lecture
series highlighting recent historic and archaeological research on
All lectures begin at 7:00 pm and are free. The visitor center is
located at the entrance to the site approx. 5 miles west of the
junction of Routes 22A and 73. The center is wheelchair accessible.
Thursday, August 15
"Artifacts Recovered During the 1992-1993 Underwater Excavation at
Scott McLaughlin, Underwater Archaeologist, Lake Champlain Maritime
Thursday, August 22
"The Land Archaeology at Mount Independence"
David R. Starbuck, Archaeologist, Adirondack Community College
Thursday, September 12
"Who Really Did Build Everything at Mount Independence?"
Donald Wickman, Historian, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum