The King, the Colonists….the Trees…and a Whole Lot of Luck!

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How the Importance of Tress and Ship Building Gave us a “Lucky” Word….

The arm of the Monarch was felt in so many ways, and one of them was in the harvesting of the trees in the growing colonies...to the point that frustrations and tempers started to percolate. Listen to Dave LeVasseur share how this tree farming led to our adopting a "lucky" word origin well before the Revolution....



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Dave LeVasseur introduces us to the people, places, and events that helped shape our today in the Connecticut River Valley -- people and events you may not know or remember that are truly unique and important to our area history.