TITLE

A city awakened

PUB. DATE
February 1987
SOURCE
Yankee;Feb87, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The smallest state capital in America, Montpelier is a city struggling to cope with a new sense of progress, yet intent on retaining its frontier spirit. Cultural enlightenment and increased government involvement in the nation's well being are reflected in the author's impressions after a 16-year absence.
ACCESSION #
8700007805

 

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