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Converse Sneakers

Another great Converse artifact donated to the Berlin and Coos County Historical Society this morning! Dick Perreault brought in this company performance award license plate, which was given to him by plant manager Joe Couhie. Thanks Dick! Converse Berlin NH … Continue reading

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Genealogy Workshop

Our resident genealogist, Jackie Nadeau, will be presenting an Introduction to Genealogy workshop this Tuesday night, Oct. 20 @ 6:00 pm at. White Mountains Community College. Pam Hall will lead a discussion at 7:00 on computer- based genealogy research. The … Continue reading

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SUMMER 2015 BARN SALE

   This year’s barn sales have started with great success. Photo taken by Dr. Montminy above our barns with a Drone shows the start of the sale and eventualy when the road and parking lot were full of shoppers.

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NEWS LETTER SPRING 2015

          1929 Berlin Centennial Celebration   This past February, BCCHS received a call from the Berlin Recreation Department concerning an important discovery with regards to a milestone in Berlin’s history. While doing a major cleanup in … Continue reading

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City Drug Store

A BCCHS member was in town last fall and he stopped by the Moffett house to visit the staff. While he was visiting he mentioned that he had just come from St. Anne’s Cemetery, and that he had found some … Continue reading

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SEASON’S GREETING

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FALL 2014 News Letter

NEWS FROM THE HOUSE              PRESERVING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE VOLUME 37                                                                                                 FALL 2014                                                         Thompson Barn Restoration   Over the Summer months the Berlin & Coos County Historical Society completed the stabilization of the … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 News Letter

                                           Lew Cody, Silent Movie Actor Feb. 22, 1884 – May 31, 1934         Lew Cody is the stage name for Louis J. Cote, who was born in Waterville, Maine, and brought up in Berlin. He was a famous silent … Continue reading

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News Letter Fall 2013

 NEWS FROM THE HOUSE      PRESERVING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE                FALL 2013       VOLUME 36                        Genealogy Center on the Road   Walter and Jacklyn Nadeau … Continue reading

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SPRING 2013 NEWS LETTER

 NEWS FROM THE HOUSE      PRESERVING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE         SPRING 2013       VOLUME 35                                                                                          Barn Sales Since the BCCHS acquired the Brown Company Barns at 137 East Milan Road, Berlin, barn sales have been held during the summer months … Continue reading

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