Looking Back with Aurore Eaton
The late summer and early fall of 1862 saw the disbanding of most of the regimental bands in the U.S. Army. 0
The Third Regiment of the New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry was organized in Concord in August 1861. By early November the unit was part of a major expeditionary force stationed at Port Royal Sound in... 0
On Nov. 7, 1861, Union forces took control of South Carolina's Port Royal Sound. Two days later the Third N.H. Regiment, part of a large U.S. expeditionary force, landed on Hilton Head Island where... 0
The newly formed Third Regiment of the New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry, comprised of more than 1,000 men, left Concord on the morning of Sept. 3, 1861 to great fanfare. 0
During August 1861 an open stretch of lowland along the east bank of the Merrimack River at Concord, known as the “Intervale,” served as a makeshift military camp. 0
IN 1845, THE MILL village of Fisherville on the Contoocook River in central New Hampshire (now the Penacook section of Concord) got its first town band — the Fisherville Brass Band. 0
ONE OF THE MORE remarkable stories coming out of the brass band era of 19th century America originated in the village of Fisherville, N.H. The story begins with the founding and short life of the... 0
On Sept. 27, 1861, the newly-organized Fourth N.H. Regiment of the Union Army marched to the railroad station in Manchester, bound for war. 0
In June 1861 Walter Dignam's Manchester Cornet Band accompanied the newly-organized Second Regiment of the New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry (Second N.H. Regiment) to war, arriving in Washington,... 0
Walter Dignam, an English-born immigrant of Irish heritage, moved to Manchester, New Hampshire in 1851. In 1852 he transitioned from working in the textile mills to a career in music when he was... 0
Edwin Thomas “E.T.” Baldwin (1832-1904) made his mark in Manchester, New Hampshire, as a music teacher, choral director, church organist, and composer. 0
In June 1861 at the beginning of the Civil War most of the members of Baldwin's Cornet Band had already arrived in Washington, DC, and were encamped outside the city when their leader, Edwin Thomas... 0
Plans to redevelop a former Lowe's have changed again, with the addition of up to 30 residential apartments, two more restaurants and a new tenant to...
When asked what he'd consider success at New Hampshire Motor Speedway this weekend, Ryan Newman, driver of the Richard Childress Racing No. 31...
A woman who died while kayaking on the Piscataquog River was a nurse who served church missions throughout the world.
The Director of Motor Vehicles, Elizabeth A. Bielecki, has released the following list of Driving While Intoxicated revocations. Please note that the...
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