Ralph Nading Hill

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Ralph Nading Hill is a native Vermonter, a trustee of the Shelburne Museum, an editor of the state magazine Vermont Life , and author of Contrary Country, The Winooski (one of the Rivers of America series) and Sidewheeler Saga . But his greatest job, he says, was the presidency of the Shelburne Steamboat Company, last operators of the Ti.

Articles by this Contributor

October 1958

Gentle Sarah Hale, widowed at forty, created our first successful women’s magazine and popularized the Paris fashions she regarded with deep distrust

April 1955

A determined collector brings a steamboat to her museum of Americana—by rail.