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  Massachusetts

  Boston

  Archaeological Institute of America

  Boston University

  656 Beacon St, 6th Floor

  Boston  MA   02215    

  Phone   617 353-9361

  Web Site http://www.archaeological.org/

  E-mail  mailto:aia@aia.bu.edu

  Description  professionals, students, interested laypeople foster understanding,

                    protection of resources, publisher, lectures, fellowships, tours

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Research   Magazine

  New or Updated:  8/26/2007


Architectural Conservation Trust for Massachusetts
Historic Massachusetts
45 School Street
Boston MA  02108
Phone 
617 723-3383
Web Site  http://www.historicmass.org/comm.html
Description  Preservation organization provides services and sometimes financing
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation

  Massachusetts

  Boston

  Boston Athenaeum

  10 1/2 Beacon Street

  Boston  MA  02108  

  Web Site  www.bostonathenaeum.org

  Description  art collection supplements library, located in 1847-49 building

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:  11/5/2005

Boston
Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston MA 02116
Phone 617 536-5400
Web Site http://www.bpl.org/
E-mail mailto:info@bpl.org
Alt Web http://sargentmurals.bpl.org/
Description library building has murals, paintings, sculpture, collections include over half a million photos, architectural plans & city building documents
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 05/06/2003

Massachusetts
Boston
Chinese Historical Society of New England
2 Boylston Street
Boston MA 02116
Phone 617 338-4339
Web Site http://yerkes.mit.edu/mbta/chinatown/chsne.html
E-mail mailto:e-mail: yehtf@aol.com
Description sponsors several events and Boston Chinatown Heritage Trail
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Historical Society
Group Identity Chinese
New or Updated: 05/12/2003

  Boston

  Freedom Trail Foundation

  90 Chauncy Street, Suite 401

  Boston MA   02111    

  Phone  617 227-8300

  Web Site  www.thefreedomtrail.org

  E-mail  mailto:info@thefreedomtrail.org

  Description  conducts tours with costumed characters, promotes red brick path past 16 historic sites, distributes visitor information
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  New or Updated:  12/1/2005


  Massachusetts

  Boston

  Historic New England

  141 Cambridge St

  Boston  MA   02114     

  Phone  617 227-3956

  Web  http://www.historicnewengland.org/index.htm

  Description  formerly Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

                    maintains 35 historic properties

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated  1/23/2006

Information Navigation
Address
Boston MA
Phone
Web Site 
www.infonavigate.com/boston/176.htm
Description  List of Boston-area museums, visitor-contributed additions and annotations
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Kind of Activity  Link List
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

Massachusetts
Boston
The Historical Society
656 Beacon Street, Mezzanine
Boston  MA  02215    
 
Phone  617 358-0260
 
Web Site  www.bu.edu/historic
 
E-mail  mailto:historic@bu.edu
 
Description  attempts to revitalize the study of history by providing a forum for debate                         views in the context of historical study, not impose an agenda
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

  Boston

  Massachusetts Historical Commission

  220 Morrissey Boulevard

  Boston  MA  02125    

  Phone   617 727-8470

  Web Site  www.magnet.state.ma.us/sec/mhc

  Description  18 member board overseeing preservation efforts through planning, grants, and  technical services

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:  12/6/2005

Massachusetts
Boston
Massachusetts Historical Society
1154 Boylston Street
Boston MA 02215
Phone 617 536-1608
Web Site http://www.masshist.org/welcome/
Description 400,000 volumes of books & manuscripts on Massachusetts & US History -John & Abigail Adams collection
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Collection G-M Manuscripts
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 07/02/2003

  Boston

  Massachusetts State Archives

  Secretary of the Commonwealth

  220 Morrissey Blvd

  Boston  MA   02125    

  Phone   617 727-2816

  Web Site  http://www.magnet.state.ma.us/sec/arc/arcidx.htm

  E-mail  mailto:archives@sec.state.ma.us

  Description  official state archives, online database for 1629-1799,  passenger manifest index

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated: 11/17/2005

Massachusetts

  Boston

  New England Historic Genealogical Society

  101 Newbury Street

  Boston   MA  02116    

  Phone  617 536-5740

  Web Site http://www.newenglandancestors.org/Default.asp

  Description  large genealogy society, with a research library in the heart of Boston

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Collection N-Z   Manuscripts

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  5/1/2007

New England Museum Association
Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston MA   02129
Phone 
617 242-2283
Web Site  www.nemanet.org
Description  service organization for museums
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association

  MA

  Boston

  Preservation Massachusetts

  Old City Hall

  45 School Street

  Boston  MA  02108    

  Phone  617 723-3383

  Web Site http://www.preservationmass.org/index.shtml

  Description  Preservation organization provides services and sometimes financing

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  New or Updated:   5/5/2007

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