About Taming, and Nearly Wrecking, Litchfield County

Author Peter C. Vermilyea discussing his latest book in Housatonic Valley Regional High School’s library last week. Photo by Marsden Epworth

Among the six people recognized  by the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council this year for contributions to Litchfield County was historian Peter C. Vermilyea. He teaches at Housatonic Valley Regional High School and Western Connecticut State University, and he writes books about history that are a pleasure to read.

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