New Hampshire's Connecticut Lakes Region

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Overview
The Connecticut Lakes region is the last great frontier of the North Country. Forming the extreme northern tip of the state, it offers the only port of entry from Canada into New Hampshire. It includes Pittsburg, the most sizable township in the country-three hundred thousand acres in all-and the beautiful and wild Connecticut Lakes. Its fascinating history glistens in the two-hundred-plus images of New Hampshire's Connecticut Lakes Region. Pictured are rich logging lands, a mecca for sportsmen for more than a hundred years, and waterfront camps, cabins, and lodges. From 1832 to 1836, Pittsburg was known as the Indian Stream Republic, maintaining independence from both the United States and Canada.
Details
ISBN: 9780738511931
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Date:
State: New Hampshire
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Author
Donna Jordan is a writer, a publisher, and a member of the Pittsburg Historical Society. She and her husband, Charles, publish Northern New Hampshire Magazine, the Colebrook Chronicle, and the Lancaster Herald. For New Hampshire's Connecticut Lakes Region, she has drawn on the resources of the historical society and museum, the local library, and numerous private collections.