An estimated 130 people attended last Wednesday night’s lecture on the history of Island Park by Town Historian Jim Garman at the Common Fence Point Community Center.
The town historian will present a lecture in January entitled, “Island Park 1898-1938: An Important Era in Portsmouth’s History.”
Doug Smith, vice president of the Portsmouth Historical Society, recently submitted the following letter to the editor about the society’s donation to the Brown Medical School.
The following letter to the editor, written by Jim Garman, discusses the Portsmouth Historical Society’s “exciting year” and upcoming events.
Tickets are now on sale for the Newport Navy Choristers’ concert, “Christmas in Song,” to be held this December in Portsmouth.
The following letter to the editor by Doug Smith, vice president of the Portsmouth Historical Society, announces the historical society’s Christmas concert.
Town Historian and Portsmouth Historical Society President Jim Garman will discuss the history of local ferries and bridges at an upcoming lecture.
The Portsmouth Historical Society, in partnership with the Portsmouth Community Theater, will present a new performance of “History Comes Alive.”
The Portsmouth Historical Society will hold a Harvest Social later this month at Greenvale Vineyards, 582 Wapping Road, Portsmouth.
The Portsmouth Historical Society exterior restoration is nearing completion, announced the society recently.
The historical society and library will host a talk by Fred Zilian entitled “Life on Aquidneck Island during the British Occupation, 1776-1779.”
The Portsmouth Arts Guild will collaborate with the Portsmouth Historical Society for a special event this coming weekend.
The Portsmouth Historical Society celebrated Anne Hutchinson’s birthday and honored other ‘founding mothers’ on Sunday at the society’s ‘Old Town Hall.’
The Portsmouth Historical Society, in conjunction with the Town Planning Office, will hold an initial organizing meeting next week.
The Portsmouth Historical Society will celebrate its Founding Mother’s birthday by honoring Anne Hutchinson this weekend.
The Portsmouth Historical Society welcomed 3 classes of third-graders from Melville Elementary School for a tour last Wednesday.