Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Imbibing a New Hampshire Cocktail

Engraving above from:  page 3; “How to mix drinks: or, The bon-vivant’s companion,” by Jerry Thomas, New York, Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers, No. 18 Ann Street; 1862, page 49.  SEE article: New Hampshire and the Birth of the Cocktail.

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Colonial Surgeon’s Instruments

Medical instruments from colonial times.  This photograph was taken by Janice Brown at the Whitall House in National Park, New Jersey, the scene of the “Battle of Red Bank”.  See article, “New Hampshire Glossary: Chirugeon“

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NH’s First Valentine

See article: New Hampshire’s First Valentine: Valentine Hill of Oyster River (c1603-c1661)

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Graphic: The Christmas Box

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Advertisement: Hale’s Honey of Horehound and Tar

 

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