Being a Vermonter

Moving from Quebec to Vermont in the 1920s gave rise to many challenges for Raoul Poulin and his family. New language, currency, units of measure, yards instead of meters – what a lot of changes.

It took courage and determination to leave all that you had known in your life, and thrust yourself into a different and uncertain environment.

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