See also:county-seat of
See also:Caledonia county,
See also:Vermont, U.S.A., on the Passumpsic
See also:river, about 34 M . E.N.E. of
See also:Montpelier . Pop . (189o) 6567; (1900) 7010; (1910) 8098; of the
See also:village of the same name (1900) 5666 (1309
See also:born); (1910) 6693 .
See also:Area of the township, about 47 sq. m .
See also:Saint Johnsbury is served by the Boston & Maine and the Saint Johnsbury & Lake Champlain
See also:railways . The farms of the township are devoted largely to dairying . In the village are a Y.M.C.A.
See also:building (1885); the Saint Johnsbury Academy (1842); the Saint Johnsbury
See also:Athenaeum (1871), with a library (about 18,000 volumes in 1909) and an
See also:art gallery;the
See also:Fairbanks Museum of Natural Science (1891), founded by Colonel
See also:Franklin Fairbanks; St Johnsbury Hospital (1895); Brightlook Hospital (1899, private); the large scales manufactory of the E . & T . Fairbanks
See also:Company (see FAIRBANKS,
See also:ERASTUS), and also manufactories of agricultural implements, steam hammers, granite
See also:work, furniture and carriages . There are two systems of
See also:works, one being owned by the village . The township of Saint Johnsbury was granted to Dr Jonathan
See also:Arnold (1741–1793) and associates in 1786; in the same
See also:year a settlement was established and the place was named in
See also:honour of
See also:Hector Saint
See also:John de Crevecceur (1731—1813), who wrote Letters of an
See also:Farmer (1782), a glowing description of
See also:America, which brought thither many immigrants, and who introduced potato planting into France .
See also:government was organized in 1790, and the village was incorporated in 1853 . ST JOHN'S WORT, in botany, the general name for
See also:species of Hypericum, especially H. perforatum, small shrubby
See also:plants with slender stems, sessile opposite leaves which are often dotted with pellucid glands, and showy yellow
See also:flowers . H . Androsacnium is Tutsan (Fr. tout saine), so called from its healing properties . H. calycinum (
See also:Rose of
See also:Sharon), a creeping plant with large almost solitary flowers 3 to 4 in. across, is a south-east
See also:European plant which has become naturalized in Britain in various places in hedges and thickets .
KNIGHTS OF SAINT JOHN OF JERUSALEM
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