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H-AtlanticInternational online discussion list for Atlantic World History from 1500 to 1800Culture
Hale-Byrnes House (Delaware)Site of a Council of War on September 6, 1777, five days before the Battle of the BrandywineHistoric Sites
The Hampton Historical Society (New Hampshire)Increase public knowledge and understanding of the history and cultural heritage of the town of Hampton, New Hampshire, from its earliest inhabitants to the present generation.Societies
Hampton National Historic Site (Maryland)Official Hampton Mansion SiteHistoric Sites
Hancock Shaker Village (Massachusetts)"...we promote appreciation of the aesthetics, beliefs, achievements and controversies that have defined the Shaker experience in America."Historic Sites
Harriton House (Pennsylvania)1704 home; lived in by Charles Thomson, first and only Secretary to the Continental Congresses.Historic Sites
Hatheway House (Connecticut)Built in the 1760s by Shem Burbank for his bride. Historic Sites
Haw River Historical Association (North Carolina)Dedicated to the preservation of Haw River and its unique heritageSocieties
Hebron Historical Society (Connecticut)"to develop interest in, preserve, and promote interest in Hebron history by every feasible means to as wide an audience as possible."Societies
Henricus Historical Park (Virginia)...re-creating the second successful English settlement in the New World.Historic Sites
The Hermitage Historical Society (Pennsylvania)Involved in a variety of preservation projects.Societies
Hingham Historical Society (Massachusetts)To collect, preserve and exhibit items of historical significance and to study the history of the Town of HinghamSocieties
His Majesty's Fortieth Regiment of Foot"...to commemorate the role of the British soldier who served in the colonies during America's struggle for independence, 1775-1783."Living History
His Majesty's 33rd Regiment of FootBritish group, "...represents the 8th company of the 33rd Foot, from 1812 to 1816"Living History
His Majesty's Sixty-Second Regiment of Foot"...strives to portray the officers, men, and followers belonging to the junior British regiment in Lieutenant-General John Burgoyne's Army from Canada during the Northern Campaign of 1777."Living History
Historic Angling Enterprises"Fly & Coarse Tackle from the 1400's to the Mid-1800's"Culture
Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association (Pennsylvania)"Our members enact their passion for historic preservation through events that highlight Catasauqua's rich history."Societies
Historic Hampton, Inc. (Maryland)"...to promote directly the historical, scientific, educational and interpretive activities of the Hampton National Historic Site"Societies
Historic Hudson Valley (New York)"Celebrate the history, architecture, landscape, and material culture of the Hudson Valley, advancing its importance and thereby assuring its preservation."Historic Sites
Historic Jamestowne (Virginia)"...preserve, protect and promote the original site of the first permanent English settlement in North America"Historic Sites
Historic Locust Grove (Kentucky)"...original 694 acre farm established by William and Lucy Clark Croghan in 1790"Historic Sites
Historic London Town and Gardens (Maryland)Located on the South River, just 10 minutes from Annapolis, MD, London Town is a unique historic treasure with 8 acres of woodland gardens, a national historic landmark, on-going archaeology, and wedding or events destination.Historic Sites
Historic New England"...a museum of cultural history that collects and preserves buildings, landscapes, and objects dating from the seventeenth century to the present..."Culture
The Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County (Pennsylvania)Owns and maintains eight historic properties in Berks CountySocieties
Historic Roscoe Village (Ohio)A restored 1830s canal town along what once was the Ohio-Erie Canal.Historic Sites
Historic St. Mary's City (Maryland)The site of the fourth permanent settlement in British North America, Maryland's first capital, and the birthplace of religious toleration.Historic Sites
Historic Washington (Kentucky)"One of the most unique communities in the world and THE MOST Unique community in Kentucky"Historic Sites
An Historical LadyThe country diary of a living history reenactor living in an 18thc. houseBlogs
The Historical Marker DatabaseAn illustrated searchable online catalog of historical information viewed through the filter of roadside and other permanent outdoor markers, monuments, and plaques.Culture
Historical Society of Amherst, NH (New Hampshire)"Promote the study and recording of Amherst’s rich history, and to arrange for the safekeeping of artifacts and old records."Societies
Historical Society of Berks County (Pennsylvania)"...to focus attention on the unique local history, the vast material culture, and the diverse cultural heritage of Berks County."Societies
The Historical Society of Dauphin County (Pennsylvania)Collect, preserve, exhibit, publish, and promote interest in the history of Dauphin County for the education, enjoyment, and benefit of the public.Societies
Historical Society of East Hartford (Connecticut)"Instill into the townspeople of East Hartford a sense of the history of the town..."Societies
Historical Society of Penns Grove, Carneys Point, and Oldmans (New Jersey)"... to preserve the history of the Penns Grove, Carneys Point, and Oldmans communities."Societies
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania)One of the oldest historical societies in the United States and holds many national treasures.Societies
Historical Society of Princeton (New Jersey)A museum and library dedicated to interpreting the history of PrincetonSocieties
The Historical Society of the Somerset Hills (New Jersey)"...acquire, conserve and share local artifacts and information on matters of local historic interest; cultivate interest in local history; encourage the preservation of local historic resources; facilitate historic research..."Societies
The Historical Society of the Town of Bolton (New York)Locate and preserve any materials that may relate to the history of the TownSocieties
Historical Trekking"...a hobby where we as 21st century people attempt a task someone in our chosen time period would have done, using only the tools and equipment they would have used, or the knowledge we have gleaned from research."Living History
History Directory -- Eighteenth Century PeriodA collection of information concerning the Eighteenth Century period of history.Culture
The History Girl"Join me as I discover the unique and interesting historic sites and antiques New Jersey has to offer."Blogs
History Myths Debunked"The Whole Truth and Nothing But the Truth"Blogs
Historyonics"...a space for me to rant in that most seventeenth-century sense of the word..."Blogs
Richard Hooker: Assorted WorksAssorted worksDocuments
Hope Lodge (Pennsylvania)Encampment for colonial troops after the Battle of Germantown Historic Sites
Horry County Historical Society (South Carolina)"Discovering and preserving written records and oral traditions pertaining to the history of Horry County"Societies
The House of the Seven Gables (Massachusetts)Built in 1668, this is the oldest surviving 17th century wooden mansion in New England. Historic Sites
Sam Houston Historic Schoolhouse (Tennessee)it is the year 1812 and Samuel Houston is your schoolmasterI.Historic Sites
Hoydens and Firebrands"Roaring Ladies Who Write About The Seventeenth Century"Blogs
Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site (Vermont)General Burgoyne's advance was checked here in 1777Historic Sites
The Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin In the Colony of Virginia (Virginia)To promote interest in the study of Huguenots who settled in and around Manakintowne, Virginia, and the family lines descended therefrom.Societies
The Huntington Historical Society (New York)"Perpetuate an interest in things Historic;......in fact all Historic relics relating to the Town of Huntington since 1653."Societies
Hyde Collection Catablog"The World’s Greatest Samuel Johnson Collection, One Book at a Time"Blogs
Hygiene in Colonial America: Teeth and BathingInfo and additional links on hygiene practices in Colonial AmericaCulture

 
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