Northwood Historical Society


The Northwood Historical Society
P.O. Box 114
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
NHS Coming Events;
The Society's Museum is located on School Street in Northwood Narrows. The building was originally used as a library and is still owned by the Town. The James Bryant Library was made possible through a bequest from Rev. Bryant in the 1930s in which he stipulated that the library be located in the Narrows. This building served the west end of town for four decades until it was closed as a circulating library in 1989. Today, it continues to serve the towns- people through an agreement between the Library Trustees and NHS. 

Every year, new Northwood exhibits are offered to the public free of charge in July and August.  Please see our 2007 events listing.

Town Resources
 
Town Hall, Selectmen, Town Clerk
818 First New Hampshire Turnpike
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
(603) 942-5422
Chesley Memorial Library
First New Hampshire Turnpike
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
(603) 942-5472

Board of Directors
 
Joann Weeks Bailey, Northwood Historian & President
246 Catamount Road
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
Doug Reckard, Webmaster & Vice President
117 Bow Street
Northwood, New Hampshire,03261
Ginny Rogers, Treasurer
P.O. Box 25
Northwood, New Hampshire,03261
Trina Carlson, Secretary
323 Blakes Hill Road
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
Loretta Graves, Director
107 Winding Hill Road
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261
Marion Knox, Director
107 P.O. Box 167
Northwood, New Hampshire,03261
Stephen Bailey
Catamount Road
Northwood, New Hampshire, 03261

Books available:
EVERLASTINGS: The Cemeteries and Burying Grounds of Northwood, New Hampshire, compiled by L. Sherman Elliott, published ~1998.  Available from the Northwood Historical Society for $25.00 (includes shipping).  Benefits the Northwood Historical Society.

A Guide to the History and Old Dwelling Places of Northwood, New Hampshire, 2nd Edition, 1992, by Joann Weeks Bailey, Peter E. Randall, Publisher.  Available from the Chesley Memorial Library for $25.00 (plus $3.50 shipping & handling).   Benefits the Friends of Chesley Memorial Library.

For more information please contact us.

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Revised 5/17/2007