Press

Rokeby Museum in the Media

Featured Exhibits — Quaker Made
Maine Antiques Digest — September 2016


Timeless Quaker-Made Furniture at Rokeby Museum
Seven Days — August 2016


Quaker Furniture Exhibit at Rokeby
Vermont Maturity Magazine — July/August 2016


The Smallest State Has a Rich History of Furniture Makers
The New York Times — July 2016


Museum’s Black Lives Matter Signs Stir Discussion
Burlington Free Press — July 2016


Rokeby Wins Top Award for its Book
Addison Independent — June 2016

 

2015

Art Hounds: Puppets, Farm Drawings & Gypsy Jazz AUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — September 2015


15,000 Letters from an Abolitionist Family Offer Vast Opportunities for Research
Middlebury College — September 2015


Local Family Donates Runaway Slave Letters
The Middlebury Campus — September 2015


History Space: Ferrisburgh’s natural-born artist
Burlington Free Press — July 2015


Reading Frederick Douglass AUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — July 2015


Rowland Robinson Drawings Show Life on the 19th-Century Farm
Seven Days — July 2015


Rokeby Museum: Historic Home of the Abolitionist Robinson Family
Vermont Woman — June 2015


Vermont farm drawings, circa 1800s, coming to Rokeby
The Addison Eagle — May 2015


Discover Black Vermont: The African-American Heritage Trail
Ebony Magazine — April 2015


African American History Month at Rokeby Museum AUDIO
ABC Local 22 — February 2015


Return to Silver Fields
Yankee Magazine — January 2015 

2014

Traveling the Underground Railroad to Vermont
Destination VT — September 2014


Rokeby Museum rich in Underground Railroad history
Burlington Free Press — August 2014


Williamson: Douglass in Vermont AUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — July 2014


Art Hounds: Paper, Pen & Postcards AUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — July 2014


Art Review: ‘Rachael’s New York Postcards at 100,’ Rokeby Museum
Seven Days — July 2014


Public Space: Vermont artist’s famous cards
Burlington Free Press — June 2014


Rokeby Museum hosts iconic NY postcard exhibit
Shelburne News — June 2014


Rokeby Museum Wins 2014 AASLH Award Of Merit
VT Digger — June 2014


Rokeby to exhibit 100-year-old NYC postcards by Vt. artist
Addison Independent — June 2014


Rachael’s New York postcards turn 100
The Addison Eagle — May 2014


Williamson For Women’s History Month: Rachael Robinson Elmer AUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — March 2014