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

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-259804

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.

ISBN

9780960389629
0960389628

Call Number

Stacks F31.5.R63 2007

Other People and Orgs

Strawbery Banke, Inc.

Places

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