Plainfield Historical Society
P.O. Box 283
Plainfield, VT 05667

Meetings have been temporarily suspended due to COVID

The Society meets the first Wednesday of every month at 7:00 PM in the Cutler Memorial Library in Plainfield.
All are welcome.


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2020 Calendar

2019 Calendar

2018 Calendar


Our Publications


You can purchase any of our publications and we will send them to you via first class mail. You can pay via check or Paypal/credit card.

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To pay by check, simply print and complete the order form and send it to us with your check. The address is on the order form. ORDER FORM



2021 Annual Calendar

The Plainfield Historical Society Annual Calendar is our premier publication. It is composed of photographs from our photographic archive. Each month has a full page historical photo accompanied by detailed descriptive text. With the front and back cover photos, there are 14 images of Plainfield's history.

The calendars are printed on heavy duty paper suitable for hanging. When opened, it measures 11" wide by 17" long. Supported by ads from local businesses, this is a true glimpse into Plainfield's past. See images from past calendars by clicking on an image in the left column of this page.

Browse through some of our recent calendars online.

$10 each + $2 shipping/handling


(There are limited quantities of prior year calendars available. If you are interested, please email us at )


Pictorial History of Plainfield

"The Town of Plainfield, VT: A Pictorial History 1870-1940" is a generously illustrated history of Plainfield. Including thoroughly researched text, it has chapters focusing on the village, business, religion, schools, transportation, disasters and more.

View a sample page here.

With 143 pages, the book measures 8.5" by 11". It is available in both hardcover and softcover editions.

$20 each + $6.00 shipping/handling (softcover)

$35 each + $6.00 shipping/handling (hardcover)

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Walking Tour Guide to Plainfield

Walk through Plainfield and see some of the buildings that were part of our history and are still here today. Learn when they were built and some of the changes that were made in their use. There is a map to guide you on your tour.

The guide is 5.5" by 8.5", with 26 pages and illustrations.

$3 each + $2 shipping/handling






Plainfield Picture Cards


These cards are printed from photos in our archive and each is a scene from Plainfield history.

The cards are 3.5" by 5.5" on heavy card stock. Cards are sold in packs of 9 assorted cards.

$4 for a pack of 9 cards + $2 shipping/handling

$4 for a pack of 9 cards + $2 shipping/handling