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New Hampshire Missing Places: Bleachery

When textiles were King (or Queen depending on your view) in New Hampshire, the Bleachery served an important function–to whiten or clean fabric, and other materials which needed lightening.  Back in the day when men wore straw hats and women … Continue reading

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New Hampshire’s Most Expensive Colonial Necessity

So, what are you guessing was colonial New Hampshire's most expensive necessity?

If you think that tea is the … Continue reading

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