Sunapee Historical Society

Gift Suggestions

SHS has items that make terrific gifts for anyone interested in Sunapee.

Arrange for pick-up or mailing via USPS by e-mailing us at: store@sunapeehistoricalsociety.com  or phone 603-763-8809.

Make checks payable to “Sunapee Historical Society” for books add $5 for postage & handling, $10 for Wild Goose Waters from Above.
Our address is:
Sunapee Historical Society
PO Box 501
Sunapee, NH 03782.
Thanks!

NEW BOOK FOR 2017:

REGATTA! The History of the Lake Sunapee Regattas

Part One – 1892 to 1922    

This book chronicals the first 30 years of Lake Sunapee’s iconic multi-day summer celebration of water sports competitions, sailboat races, motor boat races and the Grand Illumination.  This 114 page book includes 95 photographs and documents over 800 participants, 60 sailboats and 190 motorboats.  Biographical sketches bring to life many of its key organizers and competitors.  Look for Part Two 1923 to 1958 coming in July 2017.

$20 members / $22 non-members

NEW – 2016 SUNAPEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY ORNAMENT

The Ben Mere Inn in gold plated solid brass with white, green and red enameled highlights.
3.25″ wide x 1.75″ high x 3mm thick
With gift box & card providing the history of the Sunapee Harbor hotel.
We also have a few 2015 Armenia White steamboat ornaments available.
From an SHS Director: $20 for members; $22 for non-members
At the Abbott Library: $22   By mail add $4 shipping.

Include shipping address and any special instructions.

 

 

 

Woodbine

Remembering Woodbine Cottage
$20.00

History, memories, photos, and recipes from a beloved restaurant.

Lakes of New England
Lakes of New England, Part One: Sunapee

$20.00
Reprint of an 1896 lake tour publication including
many photos of the lake, cottages, hotels,
steamboats and the surrounding area.
Wild Goose Waters

Wild Goose Waters from Above 
$65.00
Detailed aerial photos of the area taken by
Babe Sargent and his father in 1949-50.
A “coffee-table” sized book.
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Tales of Old Yankee

Tales of an “Old Time Yankee”
$20.00

Carroll Leone remembers life in Sunapee many years ago, with photos.

Postcards of Lake Sunapee Cover

Lake Sunapee
$22.00
A postcard history book by Paul Rheingold.
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Bicentennial Book

Sunapee Bicentennial Booklet 1768-1968 
$5.00

Compiled in 1968 with articles about Sunapee’s history.
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Henry Phipps DVD

Henry Phipps Goes Skiing and The Wild Goose
DVD   $23.00
Classic comedies starring Babe Sargent
Produced by Bruce Cronin.

Winnowings

Winnowings from the Granite State
$10.00
by Henry Fitts
Reflections on country living by a long-time resident.

Story of Sunapee

The Story of Sunapee
$20.00

A reprint of Governor Bartlett’s 1941 history of the town.

Mustered

Mustered!
$20.00
A history of N.H.’s 12th Regiment in the Civil War
by J.P. Fahey based on foot soldiers’ personal accounts
and memoirs written by the author’s great grandfather.
Of 1,000 who mustered in, only 100 returned.
Sunapee was not represented in the 12th Regiment,
but their experiences were similar.

coffee cupsSHS – Armenia White Steamboat Coffee Cup
$8.00 ea.

Logo on one side, ship on the other.
TeeShirtsSHS – Steamboat Tee Shirt
$15.00
Dark blue for Men –  Light blue for Women
Medium – Large – X Large

 

 

 

 

 

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