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About This Site
This site provides access to photographs, manuscripts, books, audio recordings, and other materials of historical interest that have been digitized and made available by members of Digital Commonwealth, a statewide consortium of libraries, museums, archives, and historical societies from across Massachusetts.
News & Announcements
- A Glance at the 12th Annual Digital Commonwealth Conference – Daniel Chivvis
- Outreach and Accessibility in the Digital World: A report from the Digital Commonwealth Annual Conference – Ashley Miller
- New Collections Added to Digital Commonwealth in April
- New Collections Added to Digital Commonwealth in March