LISBON AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS 

1964-2014

 

Welcome to the Lisbon Area Historical Society

Lisbon, New Hampshire

c. 1913 Class Picture of Business Leaders of Lisbon, N.H., by Lisbon photographer Irving James. Click on story below to learn more about these men and their part in the tremendous growth of Lisbon from 1850 into the early 1900s.

c. 1913 Class Picture of Business Leaders of Lisbon, N.H., by Lisbon photographer Irving James. Click on story below to learn more about these men and their part in the tremendous growth of Lisbon from 1850 into the early 1900s.


One of many interesting items in our collection: c. 1800s keys to the Moore Peg Mill. Read more about our amazing collection below by clicking on the Do You Know What's In Our Museum? article. 

One of many interesting items in our collection: c. 1800s keys to the Moore Peg Mill. Read more about our amazing collection below by clicking on the Do You Know What's In Our Museum? article. 

Recent News

News
The Ballad Lives!

DON’T MISS IT! FREE PUBLIC PROGRAM ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 15 at 7pm

THE BALLAD LIVES!  - In celebration of summer song, Poet, Balladeer, and former Portsmouth Poet Laureate, John Perrault will present a free program of traditional and original ballads along with New England story songs at the Shared Ministry’s White Church on Main Street in Lisbon on Wednesday, July 15 at 7pm, hosted by Lisbon Area Historical Society in conjunction with NH Humanities Council. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 7pm, The White Church, Main Street, Lisbon 

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The Society & You:

Other Historical Society Things to See and Do!

As an active participant in the new www.whitemountainhistory.org project, the Society has put online images of many items from our Collections, including several 19th Century houses in the area.  To see those images, go to http://www.whitemountainhistory.org/Lisbon_Area_HS.html. For more information, see "Collections".

Our books and maps (Great Gifts!!!) can be purchased at our public events or by contacting us at any time.  To see these items and how to acquire same, go to "Publications".

Please contact us if you are interested in becoming involved in the work of the Society or have any questions regarding our organization.   We welcome any suggestions as to how the Society might better achieve its goals.