CarriageTowneNews.com, Kingston, NH

April 4, 2013

When Shipping was King


Carriage Towne News

---- — STRATHAM — The Wiggin Memorial Library in Stratham will host “When Shipping was King: The Piscataqua Region in Colonial America” on Tues., April 9 at 6:30 p.m. In this richly illustrated talk, Professor Jeffrey Bolster develops connections between shipbuilding, seafaring, slavery, this presentation reconstructs the Piscataqua region’s maritime role in the far-flung British Empire prior to the American Revolution. This program is made possible by the University of New Hampshire Speakers Bureau. This program is free and open to the public.

For more information please contact the library at 772-4346.