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From its earliest settlements at Odiorne Point, Dover, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire was different from the other colonies. Its history holds many surprises and a number of events that were significant to the founding and growth of the United States. It Happened in New Hampshire reveals the fascinating stories behind thirty events that helped shape the state's history.

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Harvey, Lisa (Cover illustration by). 2004 Trade paperback First edition. 3rd printing. New. No dust jacket as issued. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 170 p. Audience: ... General/trade. Regional U.S. History: New Hampshire; 31 events from Pannaway in 1622 through the tumbling of the Granite State's "Old Man of the Mountain" profile in 2003. Read more Show Less

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Overview

Includes the fall of the Old Man
From its earliest settlements at Odiorne Point, Dover, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire was different from the other colonies. Its history holds many surprises and a number of events that were significant to the founding and growth of the United States. It Happened in New Hampshire reveals the fascinating stories behind thirty events that helped shape the state's history.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780762726004
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 6/1/2004
  • Series: It Happened In Series
  • Edition description: First edition
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.53 (d)

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Stillman Rogers writes regular travel columns and is the author of many books about the New England area. The New England native currently lives in New Hampshire.

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Table of Contents

Preface v
Pannaway: A Colony Is Born--1622 1
Perfidy and Disaster in Dover--1689 6
War on the Frontier--1747 11
The Governors' Ladies--1767 16
A Loyalist's Reward--1771 21
Land of the King's Masts--1772 26
America's First Battle of Independence--1774 31
War Comes to the Frontier--1775 37
A Presidential Black Eye--1789 42
Tragedy in the Mountains--1826 47
At War with Indian Stream--1835 52
Lizzie Bourne: A Young Life Lost--1855 58
How Not to Rob a Bank--1859 63
The Impossible Railroad--1869 68
How Concord Won the West--1895 73
The World's Eyes on Portsmouth--1905 79
Cornish: Capital of the United States--1915 85
The Last Wild Drive--1915 90
Murder and the Mountains--1918 95
Eight Jolly Campers--1919 100
When David Beat Goliath and Lost: The Textile Workers Strike--1922 105
How New Hampshire Invented Skiing--1932 111
The Big Blow--1934 116
Disaster from the Sky--1938 121
Submarine Down! Death and Resurrection of the Squalus--1939 126
A Village of Prisoners--1944 132
New Hampshire Picks a President--1952 137
Free Speech: A Governor, a University President, and a Newspaper--1964 142
Not in Our Front Yard--1973 147
Judges in Jeopardy--2000 152
A Symbol Slips Away--2003 157
A Potpourri of New Hampshire Facts 162
Further Reading 166
Index 168
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