Native Americans

  • Dec 30, 1500

    Native Americans

    Native Americans
    Several Native groups came together to form the Pennacook Nation
  • John Smith

    John Smith
    John Smith leads an expedition up the New England coast and stops at the Isles of Shoals
  • Epidemic

    An epidemic kills more than 90 percent of the Native people in what is now New Hampshire.
  • John Mason

    John Mason
    John Mason recieves a large land grant in what is now New Hampshire
  • U.S. Constitution

    U.S. Constitution
    New Hampshire ratifies the U.S. Constitution becoming the ninth state
  • Textile Mills

    Textile Mills
    Textile mills open in many New Hampshire towns, employing thousands of girls and young women
  • Amoskeeg Company

    Amoskeeg Company
    The Amoskeeg Manufacturing Company is the world's biggest producer of cotton cloth
  • A New Law

    A New Law
    New Hampshire passes a strong law limiting child labor
  • Durham

    New Hampshirites defeat a proposal by Aristotle Onassis to build the world's largest oil refinery in Durham
  • Christa McAuliffe- Teacher in Space

    Christa McAuliffe- Teacher in Space
    From the time she was a girl, Christa McAuliffe(1948-1986) wanted to be an astronaut. Few women had ever blasted off into space, and McAuliffe suspected she would never have the oppurtunity. She became a high school teacher in Concord, but her fascination with space remained.
  • First Govenor

    First Govenor
    Jeanne Shaheen is elected New Hampshire's first female govenor
  • An Old Symbol

    New Hampshire's symbol, the Old Man of the Mountain, collapses