Keyword: Portsmouth Historical Society
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PORTSMOUTH — Over a dozen actors from five towns are coming together for the debut of Portsmouth Community Theater's historical drama, "Murder at the Coal Mines.” The original … more
PORTSMOUTH — Ever wonder what Portsmouth looked like 100 years ago? On Wednesday, April 25, The Portsmouth Historical Society, in conjunction with the Common Fence Point Improvement … more
PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth Historical Society held its second annual Portsmouth History School Trivia Contest for students last Thursday at Gulf Stream Bar and Grille at … more
PORTSMOUTH — Local residents will have another chance to view the original document that marked the founding of Portsmouth 380 years ago. The Portsmouth Compact, signed in 1638, is kept … more
To the editor: The Portsmouth Historical Society recently donated several historic medical books once owned by Dr. Benjamin Greene of Portsmouth to the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown … more
To the editor: The Portsmouth Historical Society has had a very exciting year.  We started in January with a lecture on Prudence Island by a member of the Prudence Island Historical … more
PORTSMOUTH — See the fruits of their labors when advanced-placement photography students from Portsmouth High School exhibit their images of local historical scenes. Along with AP … more
To the editor: The Newport Navy Choristers, under the direction of Lori McDowell, will be presenting their annual Christmas concert, “Christmas in Song,” on Friday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 … more
PORTSMOUTH — On every Oct. 23 for more than three decades, they’ve been filling the pews in the upstairs meeting room of the Portsmouth Historical Society to honor soldiers who made … more
PORTSMOUTH — Since local history isn’t usually taught in the schools, Rose Escobar is bringing her advanced placement photography students out on field trips so they can see some of … more
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