Module 4 – NH History

In this module we will take a 4th Grade Quiz about New Hampshire, take a virtual tour of the NH State House complete with a hello from Governor Sununu, learn about the Origin of Pineapple and hear about how New Hampshire saved the world with the Portsmouth Peace Treaty. Not to mention how Washington DC’s cherry trees were gifted because of NH’s role in the Portsmouth Peace Treaty.

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NH State House Visitor Center  Website | Brief History of NH | 2020 State House Video Tour | C-Span Tour of State House | NH State House Dome Restoration
presented by Virginia Drew, Director Email:

History of the Pineapple & How NH Hospitality Saved the World | Portsmouth Peace Treaty & Living Memorial – Cherry Trees | Peace Treaty Map
presented by Stephanie Seacord, Strawbery Banke & Portsmouth Historical Society Email:


Additional Video (optional) – Emily interviewed GSA Michael Bruno, author of Cruising New Hampshire History: A Guide to New Hampshire’s Roadside Historical Markers. [oops – fixed the video to the correct one on this page 🙂 ]


VIEW State of New Hampshire Firsts Sheet online | Download a PDF of State of New Hampshire Firsts

Answer three NH Firsts questions after reviewing the NH Firsts list at