Summer at Harris Hill Ski Jump in Brattleboro

Summer at Harris Hill Ski Jump in Brattleboro

I get this strange feeling that if you slapped on a pair of skis and went for a run, things could get ugly real fast.

Harris Hill Ski Jump is a ski jump in Brattleboro VT. The event hosts annual ski jumping competitions. The original jump was built in 1922, and was closed for renovation in 2005. The jump was reopened in 2009 after a $600,000 renovation

 

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The Estey Organ Company in Brattleboro, Vermont

The Estey Organ Company in Brattleboro, Vermont

For a century the Estey Organ Company in Brattleboro, Vermont was the largest Organ (music) manufacturer in the United States. In 1852 Jacob Estey founded the company and bought out another Brattleboro manufacturing business. At its peak, the company employed more than 500 people, and sold its high-quality items as far away as Africa, Great Britain, Australia, and New Zealand. Estey built around 500,000 to 520,000 pump organs between 1846 and 1955. Estey also produced pianos, made by the Estey Piano Company in New York City.
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