Rokeby Museum in the New York Times
Rokeby Museum in the Media

PC Construction, Rokeby continue Underground Railroad preservation partnership
VermontBiz — December 2022

Honoring Black History: Mingo Niles of Ferrisburgh
Addison County Independent — February 2022

Honoring Black History: Jesse’s freedom-seeking journey
Addison County Independent — February 2022

Honoring Black History: Seeking Freedom: Simon’s journey to Rokeby
Addison County Independent — February 2022

Honoring Black History: An intro to Rokeby’s Underground Railroad
Addison County Independent — February 2022

The Best 5 Windows on Black History — Long-untold stories come into unforgettable focus at these New England sites
Yankee Magazine — January 2022

United Way: Teens can volunteer, too
Addison County Independent — October 2021

Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh Re-Creates 19th-Century Séances
Seven Days — October 2021

Seance events at Rokeby Museum to give visitors Halloween chills from the great beyond
Burlington Free Press — October 2021

Rokeby Museum to host Harvest Day
Addison County Independent — September 2021

Headed to Vermont this fall? Don’t go without adding these to your list
Lonely Planet — September 2021

AUDIOThe Rokeby Museum & Vermont History: A Conversation w/ Lindsay Varner on ‘Across The Fence’
UVM Extension/WCAX3 — August 2021

Rokeby’s pie & ice cream returns this Sunday
Addison County Independent — August 2021

Vermont’s Rokeby Museum undergoes preservation work
AP News — August 2021

Preservation work underway at Rokeby Museum
WCAX3 — August 2021

Rokeby Museum secures funding to repair ‘urgent needs’ to historic home
VT Digger— August 2021

It’s the Season of Charitable Bake Sales to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth
Seven Days— July 2021

AUDIOFrederick Douglass’ “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” Prompts Reflection on July 5th
NBC5— July 2021

AUDIO‘We Have to Have Hope:’ Juneteenth Observances Planned in Vt. Communities
NECN— June 2021

Vt. Museum Celebrates End of Slavery, a Day of Freedom
The Sun — June 2021

Vermont Visual Arts
Times Argus — June 2021

AUDIORokeby Reopens with New Exhibit
WCAX3 — June 2021

AUDIOMuseums are Everywhere Podcast with Rokeby Museum’s Lindsay Varner
Museums Are Everywhere — March 2021

Vermont Museum Leaders Reflect on the Past and Pandemic Present to Rethink the Future
Seven Days — March 2021

Our readers choose their own ‘pandemic art heroes’
CBC — March 2021

Rokeby Getting Much Needed Renovation
Addison Independent — March 2021, page 6B

5 Important Places in Vermont’s Black History
Swift House Inn Blog — February 2021

AUDIOCelebrating Black History Month
WCAX3 — February 2021

Shelburne Museum among those in Vermont planning to reopen after winter shutdowns
Burlington Free Press — February 2021


Catherine Brooks Takes the Reins at Rokeby Museum
Seven Days — December 2017

The Rokeby Museum & Retiring Director, Jane WilliamsonAUDIO
WCAX — November, 2017

Slayton: Rokeby Museum — Black History in VermontAUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — October, 2017

Treading in the Steps of Abolitionists at Vermont’s Rokeby Museum
Vermont State Homes — October, 2017

What’s The History of the Underground Railroad in Vermont?
Vermont Public Radio — October, 2017

Yet Another Reason to Visit Vermont
Historians Against Slavery — September, 2017

History Space: Radical Abolition in Vermont
Burlington Free Press — September, 2017

Art Hounds: Puppets, Shape-Note Singing and Tin TypesAUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — August 2017

New Exhibit Focuses on AbolitionistsAUDIO
WCAX — August 2017

The End of An Era at Rokeby
Rutland Herald — July 2017

Upcoming Rokeby Exhibit to Showcase Photos of Abolitionists
Addison Independent — July 2017

“Picturing Frederick Douglass” presentation Sunday at Rokeby Museum
Shelburne News — July 2017

Longtime Director of Rokeby Museum to Step Down
Seven Days — July 2017

Black Lives Matter Forum at Rokeby Museum
Shelburne News — June 2017

10 Vermont Staycation Ideas
Burlington Free Press — April, 2017

Williamson: Echoes Of 1850 — CommentaryAUDIO
Vermont Public Radio — March, 2017

Opinion: Echoes of 1850 — Editorial
Burlington Free Press — February, 2017

Hidden History: Rokeby MuseumAUDIO — February 2017


You Have To Write It Up. Clemmons Family Farm and the Rokeby MuseumAUDIO
Clemmons Family Farm — November 2016

Since May, 10 ‘Black Lives Matter’ Signs Stolen From Rokeby Museum
Seven Days — October 2016

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 


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


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