Mount Monadnock, Cheshire County, NH

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    TITLE
    Mount Monadnock in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

    CREATOR
    French, J.A., Keene NH

    SUBJECT
    Mountains - NH
    Monadnock, Mount (N.H.)

    DESCRIPTION
    Photograph of a group of hikers on Beech Hill with Mount Monadnock, located in Cheshire County, New Hampshire, in the background. Monadnock is said to be the second most climbed mountain in the world, after Mt. Fuji. It is 3,165 feet tall and stands alone above the surrounding landscape. The geological term "monadnock" is taken from this mountain and means an isolated, erosin-resistant mountain that rises abruptly from its surroundings.

    PUBLISHER
    Keene Public Library and the Historical Society of Cheshire County

    DATE DIGITAL
    20091102

    DATE ORIGINAL
    1870-1880?

    RESOURCE TYPE
    photographs

    FORMAT
    image/jpg

    RESOURCE IDENTIFIER
    HS253-P780

    RIGHTS MANAGEMENT
    No known copyright restrictions.

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