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Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, USA

Manchester, as recently as 1905 was the largest textile producing city in the world. The Amoskeag Mills were responsible for weaving and dying mostly wool products, and their products were so well made that the queen of England bought socks from those mills. www.quora.com




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  • 1810 - Manchester, New Hampshire founded

    www.wikipedia.org


  • 1854 - Manchester / Piscataquog / Amoskeag
    Manchester, a city and one of the shire towns of Hillsborough county, New Hampshire, is situated on the left bank of the Merrimack river, at the...Read MORE...


  • News 1858 - TERRIBLE RAILROAD ACCIDENT.
    We stop the press to announce a frightful accident that occurred near this city, on the Central Railroad, about 1 - o'clock this afternoon, on Drew & ...Read MORE...


  • News 1870 - DISASTROUS FIRES. Six Acres of Buildings Burned in Manchester, N.H. -Two Hundred Families Rendered Homeless
    Manchester, N.H., July 8. At 2 o’clock this morning a fire broke out in one of the buildings in the rear of the Merchants’ Exchange, and swept...Read MORE...


  • News 1871 - Long-term Letter Carrier
    Manchester, N.H., boasts of a letter-carrier who has been such in that city for twenty two years, and is still at it.
    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    January 21, 1871

  • News 1873 - May 20 - Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis receive United States patent #139121 for using copper rivets to strengthen the pockets of denim work pants.
    Levi Strauss & Co. begin manufacturing the famous Levi's brand of jeans, using fabric from the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company in Manchester, New...Read MORE...


  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    E. O. Abbott
    Fruit, Confectionery, Holiday Goods, Wax Flowers, Fancy Goods.
    989 Elm Street, Manchester, N.H.
    Advertisement
  • 1895 - Manchester
    Manchester, a city, one of the capitals of Hillsborough co., N.H., is situated on the Merrimac River, 16 miles S. of Concord, and 59 miles N. of...Read MORE...


  • News 1896 - Dam and Bridge Gone.
    Manchester, N. H., March 2. - The Merrimac and Piscataquog rivers, swelled by the continued rain of the past 36 hours, have risen nearly to the...Read MORE...


  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Off for the Spanish War, N.H. Volunteers, Manchester, N.H., 1898
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    BUSINESS BLOCK BURNED.

    Manchester, N.H., May 13. - The large six-story KENNARD business block was badly damaged by fire this morning, with a loss to the owners and occupants of $100,000.

    The Daily Review
    Decatur, Illinois
    May 14, 1899
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Union Station
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Amoskeag National Bank and Merchants National Bank
    Postcard
  • News 1903 - FIRE AT MANCHESTER. The Massabesic Hotel Destroyed - Probably the Work of an Incendiary.
    Manchester, N. H. May 14. - The Massabesic hotel in this city was destroyed by fire tonight. The hostelry, was one of the landmarks of Manchester,...Read MORE...


  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Granite St., West Manchester, N.H., Sept 1905
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Manchester, a city, one of the capitals of Hillsboro co., N.H., is situated on the Merrimac River, 18 miles S. of Concord, on the Boston and Maine R. ...Read MORE...


  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Elliott Hospital, 1906
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    New Manchester Mill, Largest in the World
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    New City Hotel, 1907
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Franklin Street Second Congregational Church, 1907
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Incline Railway, Uncanoonuc Mountain, Near Manchester, N.H.
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    City Hall, 1908
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Weston Observatory
    Postcard
  • News 1909 - LOSS IS $100,000 - ONE LIFE LOST AT A FIRE IN MANCHESTER TODAY.
    Manchester, N. H., April 8. - All the worldly possessions of 2000 Greeks, Armenians, French-Canadians and Irish people, many of them either shoe shop ...Read MORE...


  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Amoskeag Play Ground, Pool and Pavilion
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Congregational, Methodist, and Baptist Churches
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    The Flying Squadron
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    High School, 1910
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Industrial State School
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Stone Arch Bridge over Squog River, W. Manchester
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Amoskeag Falls, Bridge and Gate House, Merrimac River, Manchester, N.H.
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Water Sports, Pine Island Park, 1912
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Boston and Maine Railroad Station, 1912
    Postcard
  • News 1914 - June 24 – In Manchester, New Hampshire, a downtown fire causes $400,000 damage and injures 19 firemen.

    www.wikipedia.org

    June 24, 1914

  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Bird's Eye View of B. & M. Railroad Yard
    Showing Freight Depot and Passenger Station
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Carpenter Library
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Elm Street looking North
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    New Hampshire Fire Insurance Company
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    Sacred Heart Hospital
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    High School of Practical Arts Building
    Postcard
  • Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
    St. Anselms College
    Postcard
  • 1969 - October 30 - WXPO TV channel 50 in Manchester, NH (IND) 1st broadcast

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Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Manchester, New Hampshire, USA


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E. O. Abbott
Fruit, Confectionery, Holiday Goods, Wax Flowers, Fancy Goods.
989 Elm Street, Manchester, N.H.

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Off for the Spanish War, N.H. Volunteers, Manchester, N.H., 1898

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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BUSINESS BLOCK BURNED.

Manchester, N.H., May 13. - The large six-story KENNARD business block was badly damaged by fire this morning, with a loss to the owners and occupants of $100,000.

The Daily Review
Decatur, Illinois
May 14, 1899

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Amoskeag National Bank and Merchants National Bank

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Union Station

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Granite St., West Manchester, N.H., Sept 1905

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Elliott Hospital, 1906

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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New Manchester Mill, Largest in the World

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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New City Hotel, 1907

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Franklin Street Second Congregational Church, 1907

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Incline Railway, Uncanoonuc Mountain, Near Manchester, N.H.

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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City Hall, 1908

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Weston Observatory

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Amoskeag Falls, Bridge and Gate House, Merrimac River, Manchester, N.H.

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Amoskeag Play Ground, Pool and Pavilion

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Congregational, Methodist, and Baptist Churches

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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The Flying Squadron

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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High School, 1910

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Industrial State School

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Stone Arch Bridge over Squog River, W. Manchester

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Water Sports, Pine Island Park, 1912

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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Boston and Maine Railroad Station, 1912

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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Bird's Eye View of B. & M. Railroad Yard
Showing Freight Depot and Passenger Station

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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Carpenter Library

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
Pinterest
Elm Street looking North

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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New Hampshire Fire Insurance Company

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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Sacred Heart Hospital

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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High School of Practical Arts Building

Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

Postcard
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St. Anselms College

History, News and Stories of Manchester, New Hampshire, USA

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  • History of Manchester, New Hampshire


    History of Manchester, New Hampshire / History of towns in United States (www.youtube.com)
  • 1810 - Manchester, New Hampshire founded

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1854 - Manchester / Piscataquog / Amoskeag
    Manchester, a city and one of the shire towns of Hillsborough county, New Hampshire, is situated on the left bank of the Merrimack river, at the... Read MORE...

  • News  1858 - TERRIBLE RAILROAD ACCIDENT.
    We stop the press to announce a frightful accident that occurred near this city, on the Central Railroad, about 1 - o'clock this afternoon, on Drew & ... Read MORE...

  • News  1870 - DISASTROUS FIRES. Six Acres of Buildings Burned in Manchester, N.H. -Two Hundred Families Rendered Homeless
    Manchester, N.H., July 8. At 2 o’clock this morning a fire broke out in one of the buildings in the rear of the Merchants’ Exchange, and swept... Read MORE...

  • News  1871 - Long-term Letter Carrier
    Manchester, N.H., boasts of a letter-carrier who has been such in that city for twenty two years, and is still at it. St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    January 21, 1871
  • News  1873 - May 20 - Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis receive United States patent #139121 for using copper rivets to strengthen the pockets of denim work pants.
    Levi Strauss & Co. begin manufacturing the famous Levi's brand of jeans, using fabric from the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company in Manchester, New... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Manchester
    Manchester, a city, one of the capitals of Hillsborough co., N.H., is situated on the Merrimac River, 16 miles S. of Concord, and 59 miles N. of... Read MORE...

  • News  1896 - Dam and Bridge Gone.
    Manchester, N. H., March 2. - The Merrimac and Piscataquog rivers, swelled by the continued rain of the past 36 hours, have risen nearly to the... Read MORE...

  • News  1903 - FIRE AT MANCHESTER. The Massabesic Hotel Destroyed - Probably the Work of an Incendiary.
    Manchester, N. H. May 14. - The Massabesic hotel in this city was destroyed by fire tonight. The hostelry, was one of the landmarks of Manchester,... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Manchester, a city, one of the capitals of Hillsboro co., N.H., is situated on the Merrimac River, 18 miles S. of Concord, on the Boston and Maine R. ... Read MORE...

  • News  1909 - LOSS IS $100,000 - ONE LIFE LOST AT A FIRE IN MANCHESTER TODAY.
    Manchester, N. H., April 8. - All the worldly possessions of 2000 Greeks, Armenians, French-Canadians and Irish people, many of them either shoe shop ... Read MORE...

  • News  1914 - June 24 – In Manchester, New Hampshire, a downtown fire causes $400,000 damage and injures 19 firemen.

    www.wikipedia.org

    June 24, 1914
  • 1969 - October 30 - WXPO TV channel 50 in Manchester, NH (IND) 1st broadcast

    historyorb.com

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