New Hampshire Then & Now
Historical and Contemporary Photographs
of the Granite State from 1840 to 2005
© 2006 by Peter E. Randall
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New Hampshire native, and award-winning photographer, Peter E. Randall captured changes in cityscapes and landscapes. The 80 sets of images presented provide an important historical record contrasted with a contemporary artistic vision of New Hampshire and its people. Using the archives of the New Hampshire Historical Society, local historical organizations, and individuals, Randall selected the vintage photographs and recreated their contemporary equivalents. Also an historian, Randall included historical data for each photograph. It's a perfect keepsake title for anyone who loves New Hampshire.
About the Author
A native of the New Hampshire seacoast, Peter E. Randall is the twelfth generation of his family to live in the region. He has been involved with publishing since graduating from the University of New Hampshire as a history major. Before he began his own publishing company, he was editor of a weekly newspaper, and for seven yeras edited New Hampshire Profiles Magazine. Since 1974, he has authored 14 books ranging from collections of photographs and travel guides, to local history. His latest book is New Hampshire: Then and Now, published in April 2006.
He is also the author of the history section of the Treaty of Portsmouth website: www.portsmouthpeacetreaty.org. Peter's 1985 publication, There Are No Victors Here: A Local Perspective on the Treaty, has recently been reprinted.
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Photography/History. Cloth with jacket, 12 x 9, 176 pages. 1-931807-47-7, $40.
Published in cooperation with the New Hampshire Historical Society.