The Society's Collections

The Lisbon Area Historical Society has for many years collected, cataloged in its computer database, and stored items pertaining to the history of Lisbon, Landaff, and Lyman, New Hampshire and the surrounding area.

Sleigh, quilt, and drum

Josiah Bishop appointment to second lieutenant of the fourth company in the 25th regiment of militia in the State of N.H. signed by John Langdon, President of the State of N.H. at Portsmouth on July 25, 1785

View Items From The Collections In Person   

The photographs, papers, books, genealogies and many other items in the Society's collection are now located in the Society's new museum in the Parker Block on the street level in downtown Lisbon.  Persons interested in learning about and possibly viewing items that are or may be in the Society's collection may visit the Museum between 1:00 and 3:00 PM on Fridays May through October or by chance or appointment by calling (603) 838-6146 or (603) 838-2228 or contacting us by email at

View Images of Items From the Collections Online!   

The Society has begun to make available online images of photographs and other items in the Society's collections.     These can be seen on an affiliated website recently established for the purpose of sharing a wide range of images relating to the history of the White Mountains region.   To see these images, go to

You can also take a closer look of the sample images shown on the home page of this site by clicking here.