5 Central St., Hillsborough, NH 03244603.464.3637HillsboroughHistory@gmail.comWeds.. & Sat. 9-12. - MPM by Appointment.

A Woman’s Place:

Artistry and Resourcefulness Outside the Kitchen…

Lotte Jacobi – Photographer

Lotte Jacobi has been acclaimed worldwide for her portraits of famous and not-so-famous people, earning her the title of “the greatest woman photographer of the twentieth century“.  In addition to portrait photography, she has received recognition in the fields of abstract, landscape, commercial and documentary photography.

  • Einstein Photographs

Alice Knight

  • Artist, Painter of foiled tinsel works

Beatrice Trum Hunter

  • Artist, photographer – see her handmade crafts:
    Snowflakes, and pressed Botanticals
    & photos of ice crystals, flora and fauna

Also Featuring:

  • Florence Favor
  • Lizzie Dowlin
  • Mae Hogg
  • Mrs. Franc Clement
  • Mrs. Edna S. Perk

— & —

All Aboard! – Making Tracks to the Pacific

  • Benjamin Pierce Cheney

  • Growth of the Railroad

And we’re delighted to have discovered a photo of
Mrs. Franc Clement’s daughter,

Ethel ClementEthel Clement,
daughter of Mrs. Franc Clement


Ethel Clement as part of the
Manahan-Phelps-McCulloch Collection!


– 2007 American Association for State and Local History’s Albert B. Corey Award Winner for the preservation of Hillsborough’s Historic Manahan-Phelps-McCulloch Photographic Collection

– 2009 Winners of the Association of Historical Societies of NH Public Education and Programming Award for The Living History Event.

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  • Varied Artistry
  • Ladies of Hillsborough