Town History Series: Phippsburg

The Town History series takes place annually in January and February, bringing our communities together with a series presentations by representatives from local historical societies. Recordings of most presentations are available in the History Room.

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The 2020 and 2021 Town History Series are now available to view on YouTube!

Browse Presentations by Town

All | Arrowsic | Bath | Georgetown | Phippsburg | West Bath | Woolwich

Click on the presentation title to view the catalog record.


Historic Houses of Phippsburg, presented by Richard Spear, Jean Scott, Dick Kelly, and Helen Richmond Webb, 2013.

Phippsburg Then and Now, presented by John G. Morse IV, 2012.

Lost and Found: The 1607 Popham Colony’s Fort St. George, presented by John Bradford, 2011.

A Child’s Eye View of Phippsburg By Col. John F. Williams, presented by Thomas C. Totman, 2010.

The Origins of the Phippsburg Congregational Church, presented by John G. Morse IV, 2009.

The Story of Malaga Island, presented by Bath Middle School 7th grade, Red House, 2008.

The Mills of Winnegance, presented by John Morse IV, 2007.

West Bath’s Captain Winter: Minister and Mystery Man, presented by Avery Meyers, Irene Gardner and Kerry Nelson, 2006. (Not filmed.)

Looking For Granny Lombard, presented by Marla Davis, 2005. (Not filmed.)

History Room Hours & Staff

History Room Hours

Tuesday-Friday 12 PM – 4 PM

Saturday 10 AM – 1 PM

Closed Sundays and Mondays.


207-443-5141 x 1018

Mary Kate Kwasnik, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian

Jack Martin, Reference Librarian


Photo Gallery

History Room Photo Gallery