Events, Partners & Resources


NHWHT EVENTS: Spring 2016

Exeter Historical Society

May 17th 2016 @ 7pm

Historical Presentation of the NHWHT – featuring The Exeter Hospital Training School and Marilla Ricker.



Tuesday September 22 2015

Concord’s Mary Baker Eddy … a life of discovery. Free Public Talk by Chet Manchester
Introduction and overview of the WHT by Nadine Thompson
Red River Theatres. Concord
The Christian Science Foundation – Sponsored by the First Church of Christ , Scientist  Concord

October 20th 2015

New Hampshire Commission on Civil Rights
Round table discussion with 25 commissioners from the NE area.
Valerie Cunningham, Jerrianne Boggis, Pat Yosha and Nadine Thompson were in attendance. Nadine and Pat gave an overview talk about the WHT and our fund raising efforts.

NHWHT – EVENTS Summer 2015

August 19 2015

Marilla Ricker Event in Kingston, NH

Wednesday August 26th 2015

League of Women’sVoters for Greater Nashua
95th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage Celebration in Nashua
Sylvia Gale


Friends and Partners in New Hampshire:

The New Hampshire Women’s Foundation

The New Hampshire Women’s Initiative

The Women’s Fund of New Hampshire

The New Hampshire Women’s Bar Association

Portsmouth History

African American Women in New Hampshire

New Hampshire Humanities Council



National Resources 

The National Women’s History Project

Links for Women’s History

Here are some of our favorite women’s history sites.

Federal Government

Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is the nation’s oldest federal cultural institution and is the largest library in the world.

National Park Service
The National Park Service safeguards the national parks and preserves local history, celebrating local heritage, and creating close to home opportunities for kids and families to get outside, be active, and have fun.

National Historic Landmarks Program
National Historic Landmarks are nationally significant historic places designated by the Secretary of the Interior because they possess exceptional value or quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United States.

National Register of Historic Places
The official list of the Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation.

Private, Non-Profit

National Women’s History Project
For more than 25 years, the NWHP has supported a myriad of activities promoting women as leaders and influential forces in our society.

Women and Social Movements in the U.S.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 is a resource for students and scholars of U.S. history and U.S. women’s history. Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, the collection seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding at the same time that it makes the insights of women’s history accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools.

Professional Associations

American Association for State and Local History
AASLH provides leadership and support for its members who preserve and interpret state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans.

American Historical Association
Founded in 1884, the American Historical Association encompasses every historical period and geographical area and serves professional historians in all areas of employment.

Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Since 1930, the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians is a women’s organization that meets once or twice a year in a scenic location in the Northeast for a weekend of relaxation and informal talk about history.

National Council on Public History
The National Council on Public History advances the field of public history.

Organization of American Historians
The OAH is the largest learned society devoted to the study of American history.