PHS In the News

2019 published articles

In Search of the Soul of the World- Portsmouth Herald, November 2019 article on PHS Hyatt Exhibition, by J. Dennis Robinson.

Its A Small World: The Micro Drawings of Rufus E. Patten Antiques & Fine Arts, Autumn 2019. AFA is affiliated with

Brian LeMay Chosen to Lead Portsmouth Historical Society Seacoast Online, July 26, 2019

Digging Around In Paul Jones Cellar Seacoast Online, April 15, 2019

Discover Portsmouth Opens For the Season EDGE Magazine, April 11, 2019 (PDF)

New Hampshire Folk Art: By the People, For the People At Discover Portsmouth Antiques and the Arts Weekly, April 2, 2019

What Is Folk Art Anyway? Seacoast Online, March 25, 2019

2018 published articles

The Makings of a Museum Shop Seacoast Online Article Dec. 13, 2018

Rare Portraits of Shipbuilding Family Spark Many Questions Seacoast Online
Photo gallery Seacoast Online

3 Things to Do this Week Seacoast Online

Everyone’s invited to Enter the Annual Gingerbread House Contest Seacoast Online

Portsmouth Advocates to Honor Preservation Projects Seacoast Online

May 2018: Antiques & Fine Art magazine Gertrude Fiske exhibition article by Lainey McCartney
Seacoastonline, January 21, 2018: Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail Joins Statewide Group
The Making of the Next Blockbuster Exhibition by J. Dennis Robinson

2017 published articles

Portland Press Herald, September/October

>>Book Review, Lives of Consequence, 9/10/2017

Portsmouth Herald, August/September
Portsmouth400 Director Needed

Portsmouth Herald, July/August
Sumner Winebaum: A sculptor’s story
Jane Kaufman: Life Plus Clay

Portsmouth Herald, June
NH Furniture Masters – Dennis Robinson interview with Jeffrey Cooper
Suzanne Laurent’s review – our second article about the Women’s History Tour

Portsmouth Herald, May
John Paul Jones House Offers Odd & Elegant Exhibition

North Shore Magazine
Portsmouth Historical Society 2017 Walking Tours/

Fish Tails and Other Tales: Seating Furniture from the New Hampshire Seacoast

Portsmouth Herald
New History Walking Tour focuses on Portsmouth Women

Portsmouth Herald
Rare table belonged to enslaved Maine centenarian

The Edge
Top shelf: Exhibit covers Portsmouth’s 400 years of furniture-making

Portsmouth Herald
Portsmouth Historical Society Announces 2017 Exhibitions at Discover Portsmouth, John Paul Jones House

Portsmouth Herald
Historical Societies fight to stay relevant

Portsmouth Herald
ONE HUNDRED YEARS AGO: How the Portsmouth Historical Society and John Paul Jones Saved a Colonial Mansion and Started a Museum in 1917