What's new on FairhavenHistory.com
as of August 20, 2019
 
"Somebody's  back in town and has been busy updating, updating updating."
 
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HISTORIC DISTRICT...
 
FIRST PERSON:  "Fairhaven Boom"  Read a transcript of a 1954 speech given by a Fairhaven Pioneer, Roland Gamwell, owner of the beautiful 1892 Gamwell House on 16th Street and Douglas Avenue
 
Waldron Block 1891: "The Erotic and Erratic Banker"
We're starting with just the newspaper headlines....more story to come.
 
TOUR:   "Fairhaven Walking Tour."  Get a glimpse of just the COVER of the upcomingl Fairhaven Walking Tour, a collaboration of the City of Bellingham, the Whatcom Museum and the Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation.  Gayle Helgoe, of FairhavenHistory.com also helped out!
 
MORE:  About Us   Yes, we added an About Us.  Photo included.  Hello there!  Nice Bellingham Herald article by Dean Kahn, always a friend to folks who love history.  
 
NEARBY:
  
Empress Tree:  The Historic Empress Tree....Oldest in the US?
 
OVERTOWN:  Early phrase used by South Siders for Downtown Bellingham