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The Bridal of Pennacook script

circa 1939 / Creator Unknown

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Complete script (pages 1-8) for the radio play, "The Bridal of Pennacook." The play is set along the Merrimack River in Manchester, NH, and tells a tale based on the lives of Passaconaway, his daughter Wenunchus, and her husband Montowampate, though Wenunchus and Monotowampate's names have been changed. Their marriage was also the subject of John Greenleaf Whittier's poem, "The Bridal of Pennacook."

~ “The Bridal of Pennacook script,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed May 29, 2024, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/3529.

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Title

The Bridal of Pennacook script

Subject

Radio plays
Radio scripts
Manchester (N.H.)

Description

Complete script (pages 1-8) for the radio play, "The Bridal of Pennacook." The play is set along the Merrimack River in Manchester, NH, and tells a tale based on the lives of Passaconaway, his daughter Wenunchus, and her husband Montowampate, though Wenunchus and Monotowampate's names have been changed. Their marriage was also the subject of John Greenleaf Whittier's poem, "The Bridal of Pennacook."

Source

Eastbound Limited Scripts Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

circa 1939

Format

PDF

Language

eng

Type

Text

Identifier

PPL-MS: 2021.5.015-022