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Bain, David Haward

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Joseph Battell: A Centennial Appreciation, 2015-02-23

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Identifier: A11.IV.1
Scope and Contents On February 23, 2015, the centennial of Joseph Battell’s death, David Bain gave an illustrated talk on Joseph Battell’s life and works. According to Bain, Battell was not only a Bread Loaf land baron (in his day the largest private landowner in Vermont), but an environmentalist, crusading newspaperman, Middlebury College alum (Class of 1860), trustee, philanthropist, and novelist.

David Haward Bain has taught creative writing and literature at Middlebury College for 28 years, and ...