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Folded program. "Program Bennington Sesqui-Centennial Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of The Battle of Bennington. Vermont's Independence as a State and the Adoption of the Constitution, 1777-1927 August 13, 14, 15, 16, 1927." Inside is the complete program for each day which included , parades, pageant presentation, marked dedications, various bands, services, etc., as well as the names of committee chairmen and committee members. Executive Committee listed: James C. Colgate, Gen. Chairman; Frederick C. Martin, Executive Chairman; Mrs. Edward W. Bradford, William E. Bissell and William H. Wills. On the back under "Important Information" is listed names of various groups being entertained for the event, where to park, where to stay, etc. A sesqui-centennial half dollar was being sold as a souvenir. Printers: Keeseman & Bennett, Inc., Bennington, Vermont.