Under The Golden Dome 1861 Civil War Special Session ReEnactment
Special Edition – Re-Enactment of the 1861 Civil War Special Session. Portrayals of Gov. Erastus Fairbanks by Lt. Gov. Phil Scott, Speaker of the House Augustus Huntoon by Speaker Shap Smith, and Lt. Gov. Levi Underwood by Senate President Pro Tempore John Campbell. ; Introductions and historical remembrances by Rep. Tess Taylor, Vermont State Curator David Schütz, Civil War Historian Howard Coffin, Vermont Historical Society Director Mark Hudson. Color Guard by Vermont Civil War Re-Enactors and period music provided by Pete Sutherland, Patti Casey and Colin McCaffrey. Vermont State House on April 6, 2011.