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History of Keene, New Hampshire - Digital Books, Pamphlets, Photos and Postcards


blue bullet A History of the Town of Keene from 1874 by S. G. Griffin, M. A.
blue bullet "Upper Ashuelot"; a history of Keene New Hampshire by the Keene History Committee (1968)


blue bullet Keene and Vicinity: its Points of Interest, and its Representative Business Men; embracing Keene, Hinsdale, Winchester, Marlboro, Walpole, Swanzey and Charlestown by George F. Bacon (1891)
blue bullet A Sketch of Keene, the Gem of the Ashuelot Valley (1895)
blue bullet Keene's Revolutionary Soldiers (1897)
blue bullet The Mechanic Street Boiler Explosion of 1864, by Algernon H. Hill
blue bullet Old Prison Street Cemetery Address by Frank H. Whitcomb (1904)
blue bullet Keene Souvenir (history and detailed "Industrial and Mercantile" directory) (1908)
blue bullet Keene on the Ashuelot(from 1909 Granite Monthly magazine)
blue bullet Chronological Record of Events of Keene's Business District by Samuel Wadsworth (1928)
blue bullet Eagle Hotel Story of 125 Years, 1806-1931 by Clifford C. Wilber
blue bullet The Story of Central Square by Clifford C. Wilber (1945)
blue bullet Time Marches On; the House that was at 51 West Street (1950)
blue bullet The Story of Hampshire Pottery (1966 version) and The Story of Hamphsire Pottery (1968 version) by A. Harold Kendall
blue bullet Historic Keene - a Bicentennial Tour (~1973)
blue bullet Downtown Keene - an Historic Inventory (1983) 

Photographs and Postcards

blue bullet Keene Historical Photos and Postcards, at Flickr
blue bullet Anne R. Wardwell Historical Photographs of Keene


Original Plan of Upper Ashuelot - 1733
blue bullet Map of Keene and Roxbury with Parts of Adjoining Towns by Samuel Wadsworth - 1910 
Map of Keene by Samuel Wadsworth - 1917
Maps of Main Street and Central Square 1733-1965


blue bullet Keene "Firsts"
blue bullet Keene Mayors 1874-present