Manchester in the Mirror: Abstracts from The Mirror & Farmer Newspaper, Manchester, New Hampshire (1865-1866)


On 8 July 1865, four newspapers combined into one: The Mirror & Farmer. It was published once a week in Manchester, New Hampshire, by John B. Clarke and included advice on local farming and gardening, national and international news, labor activities associated with the mill (the town's main industry), and advertising. These abstracts from 1865 and 1866 cover court trials; social events such as births, marriages, and deaths; tax lists; and editorialized news items from the community. Contains a wealth of information for the genealogist.

Milli S. Kenney-Knudsen 

2003, 5½x8½, paper, indices, 344 pp. 

ISBN: 9780788423468