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Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

Hanover, Grafton, NH

Hanover, town (township), Grafton county, western New Hampshire, U.S. It lies along the Connecticut River and includes the communities of Hanover and Etna. It was settled in 1765 and named for Hanover, Connecticut, the home of many of its early settlers. Hanover is the seat of Dartmouth College (founded 1769) and the Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital...


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  • 1854 - Hanover
    Hanover, a post-village of Grafton county, New Hampshire, about half a mile E. from the Connecticut river, and 65 miles N. W. from Concord. It has a...Read MORE...


  • News 1887 - HANOVER IN NEW HAMPSHIRE DAMAGED TO THE EXTENT OF $130,000.
    Hanover, N.H., Jan. 4. - The most disastrous fire Hanover has ever experienced broke out in the Dartmouth Hotel at 2 o'clock this morning and raged...Read MORE...


  • News 1888 - A HOTEL ON FIRE. NARROW ESCAPE OF THE GUESTS - THE LOSS COVERED BY INSURANCE.
    Hanover, N. H., July 11. - This old college town narrowly escaped a serious calamity early this morning. About 1:30 o'clock fire was discovered in a...Read MORE...


  • News 1895 - Flood
    HANOVER, N. H., April 14. - For forty-two hours rain has fallen here steadily. Every stream has overflowed its banks, and is bringing down ice, logs, ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Hanover
    Hanover, a post-village in Hanover township, Grafton co, N.H., is finely situated 1/ 2 mile E. of the Connecticut River, on a plain about 180 feet...Read MORE...


  • Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Rollins Chapel, Dartmouth College
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  • Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    North Main Street
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  • Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
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    Hanover Inn, Dartmouth College
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  • News 1934 - COLLEGE STUDENTS GAS VICTIMS WHEN FURNACE EXPLODED. NINE MEN PERISH TOGETHER WITH DOG IN FRATERNITY HOUSE AT HANOVER - ALL WERE POPULAR.
    Hanover, N. H., Feb. 26. - (UP) - Nine Dartmouth college students who had gone to bed in their fraternity house early Sunday after an evening of...Read MORE...




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Rollins Chapel, Dartmouth College
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  • 1854 - Hanover
    Hanover, a post-village of Grafton county, New Hampshire, about half a mile E. from the Connecticut river, and 65 miles N. W. from Concord. It has a... Read MORE...

  • News  1887 - HANOVER IN NEW HAMPSHIRE DAMAGED TO THE EXTENT OF $130,000.
    Hanover, N.H., Jan. 4. - The most disastrous fire Hanover has ever experienced broke out in the Dartmouth Hotel at 2 o'clock this morning and raged... Read MORE...

  • News  1888 - A HOTEL ON FIRE. NARROW ESCAPE OF THE GUESTS - THE LOSS COVERED BY INSURANCE.
    Hanover, N. H., July 11. - This old college town narrowly escaped a serious calamity early this morning. About 1:30 o'clock fire was discovered in a... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Hanover
    Hanover, a post-village in Hanover township, Grafton co, N.H., is finely situated 1/ 2 mile E. of the Connecticut River, on a plain about 180 feet... Read MORE...

  • News  1895 - Flood
    HANOVER, N. H., April 14. - For forty-two hours rain has fallen here steadily. Every stream has overflowed its banks, and is bringing down ice, logs, ... Read MORE...

  • News  1934 - COLLEGE STUDENTS GAS VICTIMS WHEN FURNACE EXPLODED. NINE MEN PERISH TOGETHER WITH DOG IN FRATERNITY HOUSE AT HANOVER - ALL WERE POPULAR.
    Hanover, N. H., Feb. 26. - (UP) - Nine Dartmouth college students who had gone to bed in their fraternity house early Sunday after an evening of... Read MORE...

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