One Scholarship for $1000 will be awarded to a graduating senior from a local high school.

2024 Selection Criteria  

Download form from here: 2024 Atkinson History Society Scholarship Application Form 


To collect, acquire, secure, preserve and display records and materials pertaining to Atkinson's history at the Kimbal Museum in the Parson Peabody House.

-To restore, replace and preserve by any method necessary, on site or by moving, historical objects of any kind, such as monuments, buildings, gravestones, etc.

-To maintain guardianship over whatever presents itself under the term "Atkinson New Hampshire History".

Research Projects

The Atkinson Historical Society receives regular requests to research New Hampshire homes, buildings, local families, people and events. Your request will go through a group of individuals that rely on their individual memories of Atkinson and understanding the paper resources we have available to complete the research request. 

Recent Assistance provided:

The afghan is a collection of names that was assembled in 1930. We would very much like to find out a little more about each person and perhaps collect a back story on each. Please contact us if you have any information that you would like to share. 

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