South Berwick Map
OBHS Contributors

The Old Berwick Historical Society
   At the Counting House Museum,
South Berwick, ME.

The Historical Society has reprinted several books by and related to Jewett.
    The following remain available by mail or by stopping by the Counting House Museum in South Berwick. (July 1 to October 1: Sat/Sun 1-4 p.m. and by appointment):

     Sarah Orne Jewett, Deephaven
     Hardcover -- 25.00 + 3.00 S&H = 28.00
        The 1893 edition with illustrations by Charles H. and Marcia Oakes Woodbury.
        With several new illustrations, including selections from the Marcia O. Woodbury's sketch book, and an introduction by Marie Donahue.

     Sarah Orne Jewett, Selections from Country By-ways
     Paperback, spiral bound -- 7.00 + 2.00 = 9.00
        This collection excerpts from the original book the sketches that describe the village and environs of South Berwick.

     Sarah Orne Jewett, The Old Town of Berwick 
     Pamphlet -- 6.00 + 1.00 = 7.00
        This illustrated essay on the history of South Berwick first appeared in New England Magazine (16 [new series 10]: 585-609) in July 1894.  Foreword by Burton W. F. Trafton, Jr.

     Mary Rice Jewett, South Berwick Village
     Pamphlet -- 7.00 + 1.00 = 8.00
        An account of the South Berwick fire of July 25-6, 1870, which probably influenced significantly both Mary Jewett and her younger sister, Sarah.  This pamphlet is illustrated, and includes an introduction by Bradley Fletcher and supporting materials by Rebecca Young and Edward B. Pike.

To mail-order, sent your request and check to:

   Old Berwick Historical Society
   PO Box 296
   South Berwick, ME 03908


The Counting House Museum
on Route 4 at the Salmon Falls River (WP)

Sarah Orne Jewett House
Society for the Preservation of
New England Antiquities

Jewett-Eastman Memorial House (WP)



The Upper Landing,
next to the Counting House Museum

OBHS Board Meeting

Counting House - October 2002 (WP)



Hamilton House - SPNEA

Fogg Memorial Building

Berwick Academy


OBHS Contributors to the Sarah Orne Jewett Text Project

Bradley Fletcher

Karen & Tim Benoit

Wendy Pirsig

Norma Keim (WP)

Rick Coughlin

Nancy Wetzel

 Top of Page

Photos by Terry Heller & Wendy Pirsig
Copyright 2002.