New Hampshire town and local histories

New Hampshire town and local histories provide an invaluable source for information about the history, development, and genealogy of the Granite State. The local histories, historical publication, and ephemera contained herein are an open access resource for researchers and students. We will continue to work with our partners to build and update this part of the Bookshelf.

If you have comments or want to suggest materials for inclusion in collection of New Hampshire Town and Local Histories, please feel free to contact the UNH Digital Collections Initiative.

Links to town histories in other collections:

History of the town of Bristol, Grafton County, New Hampshire, by Richard W Musgrove, 1904 (Google books)

History of the town of Canterbury, New Hampshire, 1727-1912, by James Otis Lyford (Google Books)

History of the town of Hampton, New Hampshire From its settlement in 1638, to the autumn of 1892, by Joseph Dow; Lucy Ellen Dow (Google Books)

A history of Dartmouth college and the town of Hanover, New Hampshire, by Frederick Chase, 1891 (Google Books)

History of the town of Wilton, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire with a genealogical register by Abiel Abbot Livermore; Sewall Putnam, 1888 (Google Books)

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