Durham, New Hampshire

General view of UNH in 1913
Hamilton Smith Hall c. 1920
Sam Fuld
Historical marker for Major General John Sullivan
Pettee Hall
Taylor Hall
Murkland Hall
Thompson Hall
Dimond Library
St. Thomas More Parish
Downtown at Madbury Road and Main Street
Babcock Hall

Town in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States.

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Dover, New Hampshire

City in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States.

Settlement of Dover in 1623
Cochecho River with repurposed mill buildings, from Henry Law Park
Downtown Dover
The Old Corner {{circa|1892}}
Central Square {{circa|1905}}
Public Library {{circa|1907}}
Guppy House {{circa|1910}}
Old Brick Schoolhouse {{circa|1910}}, once located near Pine Hill Cemetery
Cochecho Falls {{circa|1910}}
Whitcher's Falls {{circa|1910}}
Pacific Mills {{circa|1912}}
Downtown {{circa|1913}}

One of the colony's four original townships, it then included Durham, Madbury, Newington, Lee, Somersworth and Rollinsford.

Piscataqua River

Not to be confused with Piscataquog River.

Copy of English map of Maine and New Hampshire, c. 1670
The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is located on the Kittery, Maine, side of the river, across from Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Sunset over the Piscataqua River on the Long Reach, Eliot, Maine on right, September 2014

Once salmon, sturgeon, oysters, clams, scallops, lobsters, mussels, eels, seals, and many others species of marine life were common in the river, evidenced by such tributaries as the Salmon Falls River, Sturgeon Creek and Seal Rock in Eliot, Maine, the Oyster River in Durham, New Hampshire, and the Lamprey River in Newmarket, New Hampshire.

New Hampshire

State in the New England region of the United States.

The historical coat of arms of New Hampshire, from 1876
Site of first house in New Hampshire, present mansion constructed in 1750, by Gov. W. B. Wentworth, New York Public Library
Fort William and Mary in 1705
1922 map of New Hampshire published in the bulletin of the Brown Company in Berlin
Köppen climate types of New Hampshire, using 1991-2020 climate normals.
Map of New Hampshire, with roads, rivers, and major cities
Shaded relief map of New Hampshire
Mount Adams (5774 ft) is part of New Hampshire's Presidential Range.
Lake Winnipesaukee and the Ossipee Mountains
Autumn leaves on many hardwood trees in New Hampshire turn colors, attracting many tourists
Downtown Manchester
Main Street, Nashua
Largest reported ancestry groups in New Hampshire by town as of 2013. Dark purple indicates Irish, light purple English, pink French, turquoise French Canadian, dark blue Italian, and light blue German. Gray indicates townships with no reported data.
Farmers' market of Mack's Apples
The New Hampshire State House in Concord
Saint Anselm College has held several national debates on campus.
Dartmouth College before a debate in 2008
Manchester–Boston Regional Airport from the air
Dartmouth College's Baker Library
Thompson Hall, at UNH, was built in 1892.

By 1631, the Upper Plantation comprised modern-day Dover, Durham and Stratham; in 1679, it became the "Royal Province".

University of New Hampshire

Thompson Hall, built in 1892, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Morrill Hall c. 1920
Pettee Hall c. 2005
Commencement ceremonies at the University of New Hampshire, on May 19, 2007
Sigma Nu Fraternity House
Whittemore Center
Congreve Hall
Smith Hall c. 1915
Mills Hall - suites
Babcock Hall
Stoke Hall
The north end of the Amoskeag Millyard, on the Merrimack River
Downtown Manchester, looking south along Elm Street

The University of New Hampshire (UNH) is a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Durham, New Hampshire.

New Hampshire College of Agriculture and the Mechanic Arts

Founded and incorporated in 1866, as a land grant college in Hanover in connection with Dartmouth College.

College seal, from the 1912 edition of The Granite yearbook
Culver Hall in Hanover, New Hampshire, was the first building of the college. (Constructed 1871–72, demolished 1929.)

In 1893, NHC moved to Durham, where it became the University of New Hampshire (UNH) in 1923, by an act of the New Hampshire General Court.

Strafford County, New Hampshire

County in the U.S. state of New Hampshire.

Order naming Daniel Waldron justice of the peace, Strafford County, 1815

Durham

King William's War

The North American theater of the Nine Years' War (1688–1697), also known as the War of the Grand Alliance or the War of the League of Augsburg.

Count Frontenac, governor of New France, refused English demands to surrender prior to the Battle of Quebec.
At the end of the 17th century, English settlers outnumbered the French, although the English were divided into multiple colonies along the Atlantic.
Map of the campaigns during the war
Major Richard Waldron shortly before his death during the Abenaki raid on Dover
William Phips, the Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, led an assault on Port Royal.
In 1699, a military campaign saw the sacking of English settlements on the Avalon Peninsula.
French batteries bombard the English fleet during the Battle of Quebec.
Sinking of the Pélican after the Battle of Hudson's Bay. Although victorious in battle, Pélican sustained damage and subsequently sunk.

On July 18, 1694, French soldier Claude-Sébastien de Villieu with about 250 Abenakis from Norridgewock under command of their sagamore (paramount chief) Bomazeen (or Bomoseen) raided the English settlement of Durham, New Hampshire, in the Oyster River Massacre.

John Sullivan (general)

American General in the Revolutionary War winning several key battles most notably the Delaware crossing.

Major General John Sullivan, a distinguished officer in the Continental Army.
A 1778 French military map showing the positions of generals Lafayette and Sullivan around Newport Bay on August 30 during the Rhode Island campaign.
1929 U.S. postage stamp commemorating the Sullivan Expedition
New Hampshire historical marker for Sullivan in Durham

He began the practice of law in 1763 at Berwick, now in Maine, and continued in the practice when he moved to Durham, New Hampshire, in 1764.

Oyster River (New Hampshire)

17 mi river in Strafford County, southeastern New Hampshire, United States.

Mill Pond Dam, as depicted on a 1908 postcard

It rises in Barrington, flows southeast to Lee, then east-southeast in a serpentine course past Durham to meet the entrance of Great Bay into Little Bay.

Newmarket, New Hampshire

Town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States.

Newmarket Town Hall
Main Street c. 1912
Street view {{circa|1910}}
St. Mary's School {{circa|1912}}, now Newmarket Town Hall
Hotel Willey in 1913

Some residents are students and employees at the nearby University of New Hampshire in Durham.