SeacoastNH Home

FRESH STUFF DAILY
Seacoast New Hampshire
& South Coast Maine

facebook logo


facebook logo

Header_flag
SEE ALL SIGNED BOOKS by J. Dennis Robinson click here
Portsmouth Athenaeum Online

Portsmouth Athenaeum / Strawbery Banke Archive
Strawbery Banke Presents
HISTORIC PORTSMOUTH #58

While the surrounding buildings have been altered in the last century, you will scarcely see a change in the Portsmouth Athenaeum today from this 1905 rainy day photo. The building was already a century old then. It became a private library in 1823 – back before public libraries. It remains the meeting hub for those interested in Portsmouth history. To see the full photo and access the new Athenaeum web site, click above.

 

HISTORIC PHOTOSof the Greater Portsmouth Area appear here weekly

Portsmouth Athenaeum circa 1905 / Strawbery Banke Museum

OUTSIDE LINK: Portsmouth Athenaeum official web site


BONUS CLOSE-UPS

Market Square 1905 sign / Strawbery Banke Museum Archive

Man in upstairs Window to left / Strawbery Banke Museum Archive

From HISTORIC PORTSMOUTH
Early Photographs from the Collections of Strawbery Banke
by James L. Garvin & Susan Grigg, Peter Randall Publisher
(c) Strawbery Banke Museum . All rights reserved

Please visit these SeacoastNH.com ad partners.

News about Portsmouth from Fosters.com

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 
 
Please update your Flash Player to view content.
Please update your Flash Player to view content.
Please update your Flash Player to view content.

Copyright ® 1996-2016 SeacoastNH.com. All rights reserved. Privacy Statement
email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Site maintained by ad-cetera graphics