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170 years at the Vermont State Fairgrounds
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August 24, 2016

170 years at the Vermont State Fairgrounds

Fairgoers adapt to changes, enjoy perennial favorites By Jimmy Britt In 1846  the Liberty Bell cracked when it was rung on George Washington’s birthday, the Mexican American War began and Iowa became the 29th state in America. That same year Vermont held its first State…