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Pease Public Library Photographs

This collection contains photographs related to Plymouth and other Grafton County towns (Ashland, Bristol, Campton, and Holderness) as well as some from Franklin, New Hampshire. Majority of the photographs are of Plymouth, New Hampshire and range from buildings and aerial shots to photographs of individuals important to Plymouth’s history. Almost all of the photographs in the collection are black and white.


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Black and white image of a postal service worker and a postal service vehicle.
Topics: Automobiles, Dirt roads, Packaging, Postal motor vehicle operators, postal service employees,...
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Black and white image in regards to the Third Pemigewasset Hotel. Most image are of the inside of the hotel, including a display of items from the Draper & Maynard Sporting Goods Company.
Topics: Dining rooms, Victorian Architecture--United States, Pemigewasset House, Hotels, Hotel lobbies,...
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Black and white images of the Sesquicentennial Parade going through town.
Topics: Parades, Parade floats, Bunting (cloth), Horse-drawn vehicles, Automobiles
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Black and white image of mail carriers during Christmas time in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Postal service employees, United States Postal Service, Store signs, Packaging
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Black and white image of the Fox & Dearborn Store on the corner of Main Street and Highland street. The building it was housed was known as the Fox Block.
Topics: Business, Dirt roads, Fox & Dearborn Store, Trees
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Black and white image of five people outside a grocery store in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Bunting (cloth), Employees, Grocers, Grocery stores
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by H. B. Dennison
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Drawing of Plymouth, New Hampshire facing north.
Topics: Aerial views, Cityscape drawing, Mountains, Rivers
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Black and white image of Babe Ruth visiting the Draper & Maynard Company.
Topics: Baseball, Baseball players--United States, Babe Ruth, Professional Athletes--United States, Brick...
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Black and white image of the west side of Plymouth Common.
Topics: City churches, Courthouses, Dirt roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, Pastures, wooden fences
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Black and white image of the Winter Carnival sled dog race finish line in downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Sled dog racing, sled dogs, snow, dogsledding, mushers, sports spectators
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Black and white image of a service station called Esso Station in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: automobile dealerships, automobile service station, automobiles, gasoline pumps, motorcycles
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Black and white image of Pease Motor Sales on South Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire. Pease Motor Sales was owned by the Harl Pease Sr, whose son Harl Pease Jr., a pilot during World War II, posthumously was awarded the Medal of Honor. Pease Airforce Base in Portsmouth, NH was named after him. Harl Sr.'s daughter Charlotte Pease formed the Young Ladies Library Association that established Plymouth's public library that would later be named the Pease Public Library in honor of Charlotte...
Topics: Automobile dealerships, Automobiles, Brick buildings, Ford Motor Company, Store signs
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Black and white image of the Winter Carnival sled dog race participants behind the Common.
Topics: Sled dogs, sled dog racing, snow, mushers, dogsledding, automobiles
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Black and white image of a gas station on Main Street.
Topics: Automobile service station, Gasoline pumps, Snow, utility poles, Winter, Gas Station
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Black and white image of a bakery in downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Brick buildings, Cafe, business, commerce, employees
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Black and white image of the Plummer Fox Store in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Business, Businessmen, Shop signs, Wagons
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Black and white image of the Plummer Fox Store at the corner of Main Street and Highland Street.
Topics: Business, Dirt Roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, Trees, Electric lines
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Black and white image of Babe Ruth boxing with another gentleman at John Maynard's camp on Squam Lake.
Topics: Babe Ruth, baseball players--United States, Boxing gloves, Trees
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Black and white image of Jason F. Draper and John E. Maynard, owners of the Draper & Maynard Company, posing in Mr. Draper's office.
Topics: Draper-Maynard Company, Office furniture, offices
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Black and white image of the Post Office staff in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Postal service employees, United States Postal Service, Bunting (cloth), Employees, Mailbox
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Black and white image of a schoolhouse in Plymouth.
Topics: Education, School buildings, Schoolhouses
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Black and white image of the Old Brick decorated with patriotic bunting.
Topics: Brick buildings, Commerce, Horse-drawn vehicles, Patriotism
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Black and white image of Livermore Falls showing a bridge and tannery.
Topics: Leather industry, Livermore Falls (waterfall), Railroad bridges, Rocks, Trees, Waterfalls
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Black and white image of Livermore Falls showing a bridge and tannery.
Topics: Leather industry, brick buildings, Livermore Falls (waterfall), Rocks, Trees, Waterfalls
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Black and white image of Rollins Block and a church on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Brick buildings, children, dirt roads, trees, walking, water trough
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Black and white image of cars in the snow around the town common.
Topics: Automobiles, Snow, Trucks, Winter
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Black and white image of the Webster & Russell Scales at the end of Highland Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Gazebo, hay wagon, horse-drawn vehicles, scales (weighing instruments)
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Black and white image of a sled dog race through downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Dogsledding, Mushers, Sled dog racing, Sled dogs, snow, sports spectators
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Black and white image of the Tufts Block at the corner of Highland and Main Street.
Topics: Brick buildings, Commerce, Employees, Horse-drawn vehicles, Women employees
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Black and white image of downtown Plymouth covered in snow.
Topics: Snow, automobiles, brick buildings, commerce, business
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Black and white image of brick buildings on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Automobiles, Brick buildings, electric lines, Snow, Trees
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Black and white image of Main Street covered in snow looking North.
Topics: Automobiles, Gazebo, Snow, Trees, Utility poles, Winter
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Black and white image of Livermore Falls.
Topics: Livermore Falls (waterfall), Rocks, Trees, Waterfalls
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Black and white image of the Robert Frost House at Plymouth Normal School, which is now Plymouth State University. Robert Frost lived in this house when he was teaching at the school from 1911 to 1912.
Topics: Robert Frost 1874-1963, Trees, Plymouth State College
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Black and white image of the Mason, Weeks, & Co. building
Topics: Employees, Horse-drawn vehicles, Industry, Mason Weeks & Co, Plymouth Glove Works
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Black and white image of the town common, featuring the Congregational Church and Town Hall.
Topics: Automobiles, Brick buildings, City churches
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Black and white image of about five buildings known as the "10 Footers" on Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Chimneys, Dirt roads, Steeples, Trees, Wooden-framed buildings
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Black and white image of the Old Brick in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Brick buildings, Commerce, Horse-drawn vehicles, oxen
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Black and white image of Grafton County Courthouse, Plymouth Library, and college tennis courts on Court Street.
Topics: Courthouses, Library, Snow, Steeples, Tennis Courts
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Black and white image of eight men and 2 horses working at a brick manufacturer.
Topics: Brickmaking, Bricks, Employees, Horses, Manufacturing
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Black and white image of the inside of an automobile garage on Main Street.
Topics: Automobile repair shops, Automobile mobile stations, Automobiles, Buick automobiles
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Black and white image of the Keniston Band posing for a picture, as well as a list of members with their appropriate instrument.
Topics: Bands (Music), Marching bands, Music
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View of a snow covered Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Downtown, Gazebo, Horse and buggy, Snow
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Black and white image of the H. Farnum Wheelwright Shop which was later moved and became the Daniel Webster Courthouse.
Topics: Wheelwrights, Carts & wagsons, carts & wagons-wheels
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Black and white image of Main Street north of the town common.
Topics: City churches, dirt roads, horse-drawn vehicles, trees, watering troughs, wooden fences
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Black and white image of the "old Brick" in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Automobiles, Brick buildings, City churches, Dirt roads
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Black and white image of Flanders & Gould on the corner of Main Street and Chase Street.
Topics: Children, Dirt roads, Horse-drawn vehicles, shop signs, workers
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Black and white image of Main Street looking South.
Topics: Automobiles, Draper-Maynard Company, Electric lines, snow, Sporting goods, Utility poles
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Black and white image of six women and one gentleman in front of Mrs. W. M. Pressey & Co. Variety Rooms in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The shop specialized in millinery work as well as ladies' underwear, hats, bonnets, feathers, ribbons, laces, silks, velvets, corsets, gloves, hosiery, and other fancy goods.
Topics: Business, Dirt roads, Trees, Women merchants
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Black and white image of Plymouth, New Hampshire from the north.
Topics: Aerial views, Mountains, railroad tracks, rivers
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Black and white image of the Kidder Block on the corner of Court Street and Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Brick buildings, dirt roads, horse-drawn vehicles, trees, United States Postal Service, Electric...
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Black and white image of a stock room at the Draper & Maynard Company.
Topics: Baseball bats, Draper-Maynard Company, Employees, Hockey Sticks, Sporting goods industry, Sporting...
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Black and white image of North Main Street at the corner of High Street.
Topics: Automobiles, Draper-Maynard Company, Restautants, Sporting Goods, Town halls, walking
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Black and white image of a stone tablet with a plaque marking the site of the Holmes Plymouth Academy. 
Topics: Holmes Plymouth Academy, Plaques, Stone Tablets, Trees, Brick buildings
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Black and white image of the Draper & Maynard Building built in 1911.
Topics: Draper-Maynard Company, Gasoline pumps, automobiles, brick buildings
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Black and white image of passengers on the ski trains.
Topics: Skiing, Skiers, Skis and skiers, Snow, automobiles
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Black and white image of parts of Holderness during a flood of the Pemigewasset River in 1950.
Topics: Floods, Pemigewasset River (N. H.), Snow
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Black and white image of Main Street near the corner of Bridge Street.
Topics: Automobile service station, Automobiles, Brick buildings, Diners (restaurants), Electric lines,...
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Black and white image of the United States Post Office in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Automobiles, brick buildings, trees, United States Postal Service, Utility poles
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Black and white image of the Methodist Church and Kidder Block on fire in downtown Plymouth.
Topics: Fires, Photography of Fires, Smoke
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Black and white image of the Webster & Russell Scales at the end of Highland Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Scales (weighing instruments), hay wagon, horse-drawn vehicles, gazebo
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Black and white image of a work room at the Draper-Maynard Company.
Topics: Draper-Maynard Company, employees, sporting goods, sporting goods industry, workroom
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Black and white image of the shipping department at Draper & Maynard Company.
Topics: Draper-Maynard Company, Employees, Shipping, Sporting Goods, Workroom
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Black and white image of the Plymouth Motor Company.
Topics: Automobile repair shops, Automobile service stations, Automobiles, Dirt roads
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Image of the railroad service yard in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Mountains, Railroads, Railroad cars, Railroad shops &yards, Rivers
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Black and white image of South Main Street in Plymouth, New Hampshire.
Topics: Automobiles, Brick buildings, Dirt roads, Electric lines, Utility poles
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Black and white image of Babe Ruth visiting the Draper & Maynard factory in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Babe Ruth, Baseball players--United States, Baseballs, Workroom
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Black and white image of Rounds Hall, an academic buildings on the campus of then Plymouth State College, now Plymouth State University. 
Topics: Plymouth State College, Clock-towers, Trees, Brick buildings
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Black and white image of the town common looking South.
Topics: Brick buildings, City churches, Dirt roads, Town common, trees
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Black and white image of J. C. Fletcher Glove Manufacturing in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Bunting (cloth), Decorations, gloves, industry, manufacturing, Plymouth, New Hampshire
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Portraits of Plummer and Charlotte Fox, the parents of Bessie Fox Pease, who was the mother of Captain Harl Pease Jr.
Topics: Portrait photography, Portraits
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Black and white image of the building known as the Fox Block in Plymouth, New Hampshire
Topics: Barbershops, brick buildings, business, businessmen, dirt roads, shop signs
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by Jd. B. Bachelder
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"On entering the Penigewasset Valley at Plymouth, the scenery assumes beautiful comibinations of lines, and scenic effects. The whole region, both on the river and inland, is made up of grand panoramic views or choice 'bits,' from which the artist readily fills his sketch-book." 
Topics: Mountains, Pemigewasset river (N.H), Promotional materials, railroad tracks, railroad trains,...
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Black and white image of Holderness, New Hampshire
Topics: Fire pumps, Firefighting equipment, Oxen, Snow, Logs, Churches
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Black and white image of the Sargent Block at the corner of Bridge Street.
Topics: Automobile Service Station, Dirt roads, Electric lines, Restaurants, Sporting goods, Utility poles