Historical Research Items

 We will be adding new material as often as we can so make this a regular stop

Town Charter of 1763
A Town History 1777 - 1796  
Oral Histories and Audio Files
Listen to files from our Audio Archives as well as interviews and Oral Histories.
Charter Members of the
Moultonborough Historical Society
Compiled by Members of Moultonboro Grange, No. 197
The History of Moultonborough
1600 - 1930
MCS 6th Grade Essays You can view or download and save the complete file here.
The History of Moultonborough 1600 - 1930.pdf
Moultonboro Central School - Graduation Exercises Programs from 1955,1962, 1963, and 1964
(PDF File)
MHS Moultonborough Bicentennial 1963
Photo Album by Gordon King of Meredith NH
Civil War Tidbits Moultonborough Notable Burials

A History of Long Island
by Jane Rice - December 2004
NEW 8/1/2015

Historical Research – Granite State News 1887 – November 2000
by Jane Rice
NEW 8/2/2015

Old Boarding Houses In Moultonborough – February 2001
by Jane Rice
NEW 8/2/2015
A Bear Story from 1792
by Jane Rice
NEW 8/2/2015
Bet You Didn't Know Who Redding Lane
 is Named For!

By Jane Rice
NEW 8/15/2015

Who Was the Founder, and How Did the Town Get Its Name?
PDF file
NEW 8/15/2015

Moultonborough History – Old Newspaper Research – February 2001
by Jane Rice
NEW 8/2/2015

1st place winner 

Seneca Jones and Roxmont Poultry Farm
September 2002

by Leah Heal

1st Place - 2002 ESSAY WINNER

NEW 8/7/2015


Historic Winchester Rifles

Donated to Moultonborough Historical Society by Jordan Prouty
By Jane Rice

September 2002

NEW 8/7/2015

The Advent of Deer Hunting on Long Island

by C.J. Williams

2nd Place  - 2002 ESSAY WINNER

NEW 8/7/2015


Our “Society” - A History
by Atty. Keith Nelson
This was Keith’s presentation given at the monthly meeting, April 8, 2002
NEW 8/9/2015

The Story of a Shed

By Cory Vallentine

3rd Place Winner – 2002 Essay Contest

NEW 8/7/2015

Early Moultonborough History - The First Town Meeting - April 2003
By Jane Rice
NEW 8/9/2015

A Little Controversy in Moultonborough
by Jane Rice
April 2003

NEW 8/9/2015
Moultonborough Town Reports
PDF Files
NEW 8/15/2015
Moultonborough World War II Service Records Americas Bicentennial Celebration in Moultonborough
July 30, 31 and August 1, 1976
Moultonborough To The 20th Century - 1963 The Mountain People of Moultonboro
Census of Moultonbono from THE TOWN REGISTER 1908 THE TOWN REGISTER 1908 - Center Harbor
THE TOWN REGISTER 1908 - History of Moultonboro  The Town Register - Ashland, Plymouth, Sandwich, Campton, Holderness, Center Harbor, Moultonboro, 1908
NEW 5/11/2015
THE TOWN REGISTER 1908 - History of Moultonboro  1949 Town House Guestbook
History of Memorial Day in Town Gen Logan and Memorial Day
Business Directory of Moultonborough 1991/92

Steamboats Around the Bend 
By David Thompson - Sept. 13, 1993

History of the Lee's Mill Area 
Written by Mildred C. Larson in April 1959
Private Clinton A. Shaw UPDATED
History of Electric Co-op Corp. Joseph F. Wentworth
Killed in Action at Gettysburg
July 2rd 1863
The Camps at Lee's Mill   James E. French  (1845 – 1919)
Moultonborough, New Hampshire, and the Constitutions by Jane Rice

Moultonboro Volunteer Fire Department

Celebrating 50 Years of Community Service 1933 - 1983

Booklet produced in 1983.PFD file


Moultonborough Fire Department - 1934
 1937 Fire truck
New Insights on the History of
History of Red Hill By Jane Rice Post Offices in Moultonborough 
MHS Newsletter Archive  History of the Moultonborough Lions Club 
Claude Rains Moultonborough Cemetery Records
Alonzo Bragg - Boston Cane Holder
Nov. 5, 1932 - July 5, 1940
Marion Goodwin Scrapbooks (PDF Files)
These are large files so they may take awhile to download.
Book 1
Book 2
Book 3

History of Carroll County, New Hampshire

(1889) PDF     New 5/8/2015

Plan of Moultonboro 1764 (Map) Local Panoramas (Microsoft Photosynth)
Plan of Moultonboro Map 1  
Plan of Moultonboro Map 2  
1892 Map of Moultonborough New 9/28/2014  



Tuftonboro, New Hampshire; an historical sketch by Rev. John W. Hayley (1923)
PDF File
NEW 5/12/2015
History of Wolfeborough (New Hampshire) (1901)
PDF File
NEW 5/12/2015
  Index to History of Wolfeborough, New Hampshire (1963)
PDF File
NEW 5/12/2015



History of the Twelfth Regiment, New Hampshire Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion (1897) PDF File 84.7 MB
NEW 5/12/2015
History of the Ninth Regiment, New Hampshire Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion (1895)
PDF File 84.7 MB
NEW 5/12/2015
Muster out roll of the Second New Hampshire Regiment in the War of Rebellion (1917)
PDF File 2.98 MB
NEW 5/19/2015
A history of the Second regiment, New Hampshire volunteer infantry, in the war of the rebellion (1896).pdf
NEW 7/17/2016
A history of the Fifth Regiment, New Hampshire Volunteers, in the American Civil War, 1861-1865 (1893).pdf
NEW 7/17/2016
A history of the Eighth Regiment of New Hampshire Volunteers, including its service as infantry, Second N. H. Cavalry, and .pdf
NEW 7/17/2016
A history of the Eleventh New Hampshire Regiment, Volunteer Infantry in the rebellion war, 1861-1865 (1891).pdf
NEW 7/17/2016

A minor war history
 compiled from a soldier boy's letters to the girl I left behind me,
NEW 7/17/2016  

Gazetteer of the state of New-Hampshire  (1817) PDF File 19.8 MB
NEW 5/12/2015
History of New Hampshire, from its first discovery to the year 1830 (1875) PDF File 17.9 MB
NEW 5/14/2015
Lands In New Hampshire - 1896 
State of New Hampshire - Township Grants of Lands in New Hampshire Included in the MASONIAN PATENT - Issued Subsequent to 1746 by the Masonian Proprietary.
History of the seal and flag of the State of New Hampshire (1916)
PDF File 2.26 MB
NEW 5/19/2015
Miscellaneous documents and records relating to New Hampshire at different periods (1877)
PDF File 25.5 MB
NEW 5/19/2015
New Hampshire As It Is (1856)
PDF File 29.2 MB
NEW 5/19/2015
New Hampshire in history - The Contribution of the Granite State to the Development of the Nation (1922)
PDF File 6.67 MB
NEW 5/19/2015
New Hampshire Register and Political Manual (1868)
PDF File 15.8 MB
NEW 5/19/2015