The people of Henniker party like it’s 1829… FEATURING: processions, war heroes, partisan politics, an oration that launches a future president’s political career, an all-night ball, LOTS of gunpowder, and the season’s first snow!

NEXT:  Frozen flagpole >>

SOURCE = Cogswell’s History of the Town of Henniker  (1880) (p.359-60)


Here are links to more info on a few of the people & events mentioned in the course of this whirlwind celebration!

2 responses to “Celebration Day – January 8th, 1829 (Henniker)”

  1. Elizabeth Morrison Avatar
    Elizabeth Morrison

    Hennikerites always did love a party.

    1. Marek Avatar

      And we should celebrate that fact! 8^)

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