Guide to the Northwood Photographs, 1890-1930

Collection number: VC 3
Size: 1 box (0.33 cu.ft.)

About the Northwood Photographs (1890-1930s)

The collection of Northwood Photographs consists of 53 negatives of various scenes in Northwood, New Hampshire, apparently taken between 1890 and the early 1930s, and made by the University of New Hampshire’s Media Services from original prints belonging to the Chesley Memorial Library in Northwood, New Hampshire. A notebook of contact prints is available. The name of the photographer is not known.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [Folder], [Box], Northwood Phtographs, 1890-1930, VC 3, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Transfered from UNH Media Services, May 18, 1982

Collection Contents

Box 1
Box 1, Folder 1Lizzie Cate’s Residence
Box 1, Folder 2Masonic Hall, Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 3Pray’s Residence
Box 1, Folder 4Caswell’s Grocery
Box 1, Folder 5Turnpike (Rt. 4) from top of Saddleback Mountain
Box 1, Folder 6Dr. Merrill’s Residence, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 7Center Store
Box 1, Folder 8Hotel, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 9Going up Mountain Road, looking northeast?
Box 1, Folder 10Stone House Pond, Barrington
Box 1, Folder 11Town Hall
Box 1, Folder 12View from Bennett’s (owners 1980) Lucas Pond Road
Box 1, Folder 13School picture, Northwood Ridge School, early 1930s
Box 1, Folder 14Tower House, Albion Knowlton’s Residence, Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 15Horribles Parade, Northwood Narrows, (post card) maybe 1910
Box 1, Folder 16Barrington, Stone House Pond
Box 1, Folder 17John Allen’s Residence (present owner, 1980) Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 18Northwood Seminary (demolished 1960)
Box 1, Folder 19Passenger omnibus, horse drawn, postcard
Box 1, Folder 20Sherman’s Store, Northwood Narrows, postcard
Box 1, Folder 21School children, May 1920, Alice Chesley, teacher, Northwood ?
Box 1, Folder 22Stone House Pond, Barrington, cave
Box 1, Folder 23Dr. Slack’s Residence; verso: Shoe shop and store
Box 1, Folder 24Irving Dow’s Residence, West Street, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 25James Berry Residence, Rt. 4, Berry Elm on right hand side, registered as largest elm in the state (as of 1980). (Taken down middle 1980′s)
Box 1, Folder 26D. N. Tilton’s Residence
Box 1, Folder 27Coe Academy, Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 28Frank Collin’s Residence; verso: Northwood Garage (Bob Grant’s converted from the barn), Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 29Russ Browne (seated), accused murderer of William Jenkins. Standing man is unidentified
Box 1, Folder 30Unidentified stone and wood bridge
Box 1, Folder 31Tasker House, East Northwood; verso: GAR
Box 1, Folder 32School picture, teacher, Winnie Watson
Box 1, Folder 331891 School group
Box 1, Folder 34James Knowlton with oxen and load of hay
Box 1, Folder 35School picture, teacher, Winnie Watson
Box 1, Folder 36Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 37Bow Street, corner
Box 1, Folder 38Narrows School
Box 1, Folder 39Tricky grocery
Box 1, Folder 40Ridge Store (burned 1977)
Box 1, Folder 41Sherman’s Store, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 42Peterson’s Residence, Rt. 4, Northwood Ridge
Box 1, Folder 43Old Home Day, George Bartlet driving
Box 1, Folder 44Harvey House, Center, Rt. 4
Box 1, Folder 45Advent Christian Church, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 46Shoe Shop, Northwood Narrows
Box 1, Folder 471890 Coe Academy ball team
Box 1, Folder 48Towle and Dow Shoe Factory
Box 1, Folder 49Group picture of men who could be veterans or masons
Box 1, Folder 50Cows in field
Box 1, Folder 51Atmospheric barn
Box 1, Folder 52Unidentified building attached to a factory
Box 1, Folder 53Group picture of men with the name “Samuel Gerrish” written at bottom
Tower House, Albion Knowlton's residence, Rt. 4 (e.14)


Photographs, Slides & Negatives