Author: Edited and Compiled by Henry Harrison Metcalf
Publisher: The Rumford Printing Company
Description: Hardcover. 558 pages.
Condition: Covers show some light shelf wear and scuffing. Corners lightly rubbed. Milton, N.H. Free Public Library label on the inside front cover. Very clean copy probably lightly read if at all.
Dust Jacket: None
Contents: From the title page, "Brief biographical sketches of New Hampshire men and women, native or resident, prominent in public, professional, business, educational, fraternal, or benevolent work." Published in 1919 the men and women herein rose to prominence during the 19th century. Though not printed in alphabetical order there is an alphabetical index at the rear of the book. Many of the entries contain a photograph and all contain invaluable genealogical information.
This is not a reprint copy so the text and photographs are clear and readable.