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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
 

  MA

  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

    MA
 
Brighton
 
Brighton-Allston Historical Society
 
Brighton Library
 
40 Academy Hill Road
 
Brighton  MA  02135    
 
Phone  617 782-8483
 
Web Site  http://www.bahistory.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:wpmarchione@attbi.com
 
Description  society with room in local library, links to neighborhood & regional
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  07/15/2003

  MA
  Chelsea
  Lewis H Latimer Society
 
184 Chester Avenue
  Chelsea MA  02150   
 
Phone  617 884-9822
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.users.fast.net/~blc/xlhome4.htm
  Description  son of escaped slaves worked with Thomas Edison and created  successful career I many fields
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
  Primary Focus  Historical Society
  Group Identity  African American
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003 

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    MA
 
Douglas
 
Douglas Historical Society
 
Main
 
Douglas  MA  01516    
 
Phone  508 476-3856
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  09/03/2003

Massachusetts
Douglas
Douglas Historical Society
Main
Douglas MA 01516
Phone 508 476-3856
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
    MA
 
Holden
 
Holden Historical Society Inc
 
1157 Main Street
 
Holden  MA  01520     
 
Phone  508 829-5576
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  10/29/2003

Massachusetts
Leominster
Leominster Historical Society
17 School Street
Leominster MA 01453
Phone 978 537-5424
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
    Massachusetts

  Lincoln Center

  Lincoln Massachusetts  Historical Society

  Box 6084

  Lincoln Center  MA   01733    

  Web Site http://lincoln-ma.com/town_groups/historicsoc.htm

  Description  local group offers publications at web site

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  5/3/2007

Massachusetts
Littleton
Littleton Historical Society Inc
4 Rogers Street
Littleton MA 01460
Phone 978 486-8202
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus:  Historical Society

 
    MA
 
Lowell
 
Tsongas Industrial History Center
 
400 Foot of John Street
 
Lowell  MA  01852   
  Phone  978 970-5080
 
Web Site  http://www.uml.edu/tsongas/index2.htm
 
Description  hands-on history center
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  11/19/2003

  MA
 
Lynfield
 
Lynnfield Historical Society
 
617 Main Street
 
Lynfield  MA  01940     
 
Phone  781 334-4899
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  11/20/2003

 
  Massachusetts
Medford
Medford Historical Society
10 Governors Avenue
Medford MA 02155
Phone 781 391-8739
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

Massachusetts
Methuen
Festival of Trees
5 Pleasant Street
Methuen MA 01844
Phone 978 685-8878
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
    MA
 
Newburyport
 
Lighthouse Preservation Society
 
4 Middle Street
 
Newburyport     MA   01950    
 
Phone   978 499-0011
 
Web Site  http://www.maine.com/lights/lps.htm
 
Toll Free  800 727-BEAM
 
Description  group dedicated to preserving lighthouses nationwide
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
Building Type   Lighthouse
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
New or Updated:   12/9/2003

Massachusetts
Norton
Norton Historical Society
18 West Main St
Norton MA 02766
Phone 508 285-7070
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
    MA
 
Norwell
 
Norwell Historical Society
 
334 Main Street
 
Norwell  MA  02061   
 
Phone  781 659-1888
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  09/25/2003

  MA
 
Norwood
 
Norwood Historical Society
  
93 Day Street
 
Norwood  MA  02062  
 
Phone  781 762-9197
 
Alt Phone  781 762-0207
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.norwoodhistoyy.com
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Local history
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003

 
 

  MA

  Plympton

  Plympton Historical Society

  189 Main Street

  Plympton  MA   02367    

  Phone  781 585-9648

  Web Site  *****

  Description

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  New or Updated:  5/3/2006

Massachusetts
Rutland
Rutland Historical Society
232 Main Street
Rutland MA 01543
Phone 508 886-4893
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
  Massachusetts
Sheffield
Sheffield Historical Society
Main
Sheffield MA 01257
Phone 413 229-2694
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

Massachusetts
Shelburne Falls
Shelburne Historical Society
33 Severance Street
Shelburne Falls MA 01370
Phone 413 625-6150
Web Site
Description

Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 

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Massachusetts
Shirley
Shirley Historical Society
182 Center Road
Shirley MA 01464
Phone 978 425-9328
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

  MA
 
Taunton
 
Mansfield Historical Society
 
53 Rumford
 
Taunton  MA 02780 
 
Phone  508 339-8793
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  08/11/2003

  MA
 
Townsend
 
Townsend Historical Society
 
72 Main Street
 
Townsend  MA  01469    
 
Phone  978 597-2106
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.townsendhistoricalsociety.org/
 
Description
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Historical Society
 
New or Updated:  10/28/2003

  MA

  Westborough

  Westboro Historical Society

  13 Parkman Street

  PO Box 149

  Westborough  MA   01591    

  Phone  508 898-0975

  Web Site *****

  Description

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  New or Updated:  7/17/2006

 
    Massachusetts

  Winchester

  Winchester Historical Society MA

  PO Box 127

  Winchester  MA  01890    

  Phone 781 721-0135

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

  E-mail  mailto:president@WinchesterHistoricalSociety.org

  Description  local society is involved in effort to restore Sanborn mansion

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  New or Updated: 6/13/2007

Massachusetts
Yarmouth Port
Historical Society of Old Yarmouth
PO Box 11
Yarmouth Port MA 02675
Phone
508 362-3021
Web Site http://www.hsoy.org/
E-mail mailto:info@hsoy.org
Description society operates house museum, nature trails, library, offers information on multiple local historical sites
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus: Historical Society

 
   
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