The Bennington Historical Society's presentation on the first minister and early settler of the town of
Bennington, Vermont. Don Miller, local historian, Jamie Franklin, museum curator and Charles Dewey,
a direct descendant, discuss Jedidiah Dewey's influence on the town. His iconic tombstone has a quotation
from Shakespeare on it and is located in the Bennington Museum and a recently carved replica is located
in the Old First Church Cementary.