Town History Series: Phippsburg

The Town History series takes place annually in January and February, bringing our communities together with a series of four to six presentations by representatives from local historical societies.

Peter Goodwin developed and managed the Town History Series from 2005 to 2020. Stay tuned for information about the 2021 series!

Recordings of most presentations are available in the History Room.

Watch Online

The 2020 Town History Series is now available to view online!

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

Open by appointment
Contact us

Jill Piekut Roy, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian
Peter Goodwin, Assistant
Jack Martin, Assistant
Karen Richard, Assistant

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