Famous and Infamous: New Hampshire – September 1869

SEPTEMBER 1869 STATE NEWS (Famous and Infamous) Col. Frank G. Wentworth of Portsmouth has been appointed to a “lucrative’ position in the New York Custom House. An effort is making to have an horticultural show in Portsmouth this season. A … Continue reading

Bright Ideas: Identifying Old Photographs through “Naming Parties”

The Library and Archives of Canada got it right.  Faced with piles of photographs that tell the country’s history, but unable to identify them, they chose a novel but simplistic solution–ask the older members of the communities before they die.  … Continue reading