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CD: Annals of the Town of Concord, in the County of Merrimack, and State of New Hampshire, From Its First Settlement, in the Year 1726, to the Year 1823. With Several Biographical Sketches. To Which is Added, A Memoir of the Penacook Indians

By: Jacob B. Moore

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD4258


"This rare history by a youth of twenty-seven comprised only 112 pages in pamphlet form. But it's so replete with details of Concord's first 97 years, the town government purchased copies for every family." "The circumstances attending the first settlement, the hardships endured by the settlers, and their frequent exposure to Indian warfare; the massacre by the Indians and their depredations upon the property of the inhabitants; and the tedious and perplexi... View more info

CD: Diaries of the Rev. Timothy Walker

By: Joseph B. Walker

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD2418


Rev. Timothy Walker was born in 1705 in Massachusetts, graduated from Harvard College in 1725, and settled in Pennycook (now Concord), New Hampshire, in 1730. For the next fifty-two years he would minister to the people of the town. He was possessed of “good mental abilities, a good education, strong common sense, and marked wisdom” and he served the people as both spiritual advisor and temporal counselor. In the latter capacity, for instance, he made three trips to ... View more info

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Hard Time in Concord, New Hampshire: The Crimes, the Victims, and the Lives of the State Prison Inmates, 1812-1883 (Book & CD)

By: Milli S. Knudsen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: K3285


Many crimes were not reported in New Hampshire's local newspapers throughout the 1812-1883 period. This might lead researchers to believe that this period was relatively crime-free; however, the lack of coverage was due to the newspaper's space limitations rather than a lack of criminal activity. Here is the story of the prisoners, where they came from, what put them behind bars and what happened to them and their victims after their crimes were long forgotten by newspap... View more info