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Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 8 of 8

In the final installment, Dr. Gary stands in front of the building that housed the 'Gibson Tavern,' just outside of the northern toll gate. Travellers would often stop before paying the…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 6 of 8

Several times in this video series, Dr. Gary has mentioned the role of the 2nd New Hampshire Turnpike in shaping the geography of Francestown. Here he shows one of the remnants of one of the…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 5 of 8

In this installment, Dr. Gary points out some of the characteristics of Francestown's Main Street, now NH Route 47 and former path of the 2nd NH Turnpike, including some of the early…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on May 6th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 2 of 8

From the first settlements in the 1760s through the town's incorporation in 1772, Francestown was marked by small scattered settlements here and there, especially around running water where…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on April 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Historical Geography of a New England Village (Francestown, NH): 1 of 8

Dr. Gary takes you on a tour of the historical geography of a New England Village: Francestown, NH, founded in 1760 and incorporated in 1772. This segment shows the sole reason for the clustered…

From  Gary Robert Schnakenberg on April 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: Beacon Hill

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg explains the historical significance of the Beacon Hill area of Boston and the Charles River inlet, which would eventually become the Bay Bay area. Video 5 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 111 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: The North End

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg introduces us to the compact and somewhat random layout of the oldest part of the city of Boston, The North End. Video 2 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 274 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: Paul Revere and the Mariners house

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg shows you the location of both Paul Revere's house and the Mariners house in Boston. Video 4 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 92 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: The North End, Continued

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg talks about the Italian influence in the North End of Boston and the street pattern. Video 3 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 8 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: Rectilinear Pattern of the Back Bay

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg explains the rectilinear pattern of Boston's Back Bay. Video 1 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 347 plays 0  

Does This Place 'Make Sense'? Contradictions in Land-use Change

Dr. Gary examines land conversion from agriculture to housing, using an example in south central Michigan, and contradictions it exposes. This video clip is for GEO 151v, Intro to Human Geography.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on October 29th, 2015 246 plays 0  

Welcome Video for GEO 151v by Dr. Gary Schnakenberg

Welcoming video by Dr. Gary for GEO 151v, Intro to Human Geography.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on August 31st, 2015 494 plays 0