Strawbery Banke:a seaport museum 400 years in the making /J. Dennis Robinson.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-251709

Description

xxi, 393 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Historical museums
Historic buildings
History.

Originator

Robinson, J. Dennis.

Contents

Opening ceremonies (1965) -- Left behind : the orphaned plantation (1600-1635) -- Portsmouth at Rivermouth (1635-1700) -- On the waterfront (the 1700s) -- The birth of Puddle Dock (the 1800s) -- Red lights and white gloves (1900-1935) -- The maritime village idea (1935-1955) -- Three strong voices (1955-1958) -- Strawbery Banke Inc. (1958-1965) -- Shifting foundations (1965-1975) -- Portsmouth reborn (1975-1985) -- Back to the future (1985-2008).

Publication

Portsmouth, N.H. : Published for Strawbery Banke Museum by Peter E. Randall Publisher ;
Hanover [N.H.] : Distributed by University Press of New England

Description

xxi, 393 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-353) and index.
Received April 23, 2008. Copy 1 signed by the author.

Call Number

Coll. F31.5.R63 2007 c. 2
Stacks F31.5.R63 2007 c. 1

Other People and Orgs

Strawbery Banke, Inc.

Places

New Hampshire Portsmouth.
Portsmouth (N.H.)
Piscataqua River (N.H. and Me.)