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1878 Map of Newton Center
Presented here is a hand drawn, pen and ink street map of Newton Centre. The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic materials that speak to the community’s social, cultural and governmental past. These materials reflect the civic life of and provide insight into Newton from the 19th through... more
Acts and Resolves
This collection consists of items from the Acts and Resolves collection hosted by State Library of Massachusetts. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Allen House Oversized Photos
Presented here are the Allen House oversized photos. The Nathaniel T. Allen Homestead has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1978. It was built in Greek Revival style around 1844 and was a stop on the underground railroad. The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic... more
Alumni Project: Andover History in Photographs and Stories
This collection consists of items from the Alumni Project: Andover History in Photographs and Stories collection hosted by NOBLE: North of Boston Library Exchange. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Ambrose F. Keeley Library (Durfee High School, Fall River) Local History Collection
This collection consists of items from the Ambrose F. Keeley Library (Durfee High School, Fall River) Local History collection hosted by SAILS Library Network. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Ambrose F. Keeley Library (Durfee High School, Fall River) Yearbooks
This collection consists of items from the Ambrose F. Keeley Library (Durfee High School, Fall River) Yearbooks collection hosted by SAILS Library Network. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Amherst Collection
This collection consists of items from the Amherst collection hosted by C/W MARS. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Arthur Griffin Photographs
Arthur Griffin was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts on September 12, 1903. Originally trained to be an illustrator, in 1929 he picked up his first camera -- a second-hand folding Brownie -- and thus began a passion that would last a lifetime. By the mid-1930's, Arthur Griffin had become the... more
Assessed Polls
The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic materials that speak to the community's social, cultural and governmental past. These materials reflect the civic life of and provide insight into Newton from the 19th through the early 20th century, a time when Newton was transforming from... more
Athol Collection
This collection consists of items from the Athol collection hosted by C/W MARS. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Auburndale Tradecards
Presented here is the Newton Free Library trade card collection. In the late 1800's advanced industrial technology meant major reduction in the cost of printing and producing advertising. Trade cards were given away by shopkeepers with the purchase of a product. Consumers collected trade cards,... more
Baystate Medical Center Collection
This collection consists of items from the Baystate Medical Center collection hosted by C/W MARS. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Beverly High School Collection
Photograph collection of Beverly High School, Beverly, Mass., which was used as part of a Northeast Massachusetts Regional Library System digitization project.
Beverly Picture Collection
This collection consists of items from the Beverly Picture collection hosted by NOBLE: North of Boston Library Exchange. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Beverly Postcard Collection
This collection consists of items from the Beverly Postcard collection hosted by NOBLE: North of Boston Library Exchange. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Biographical Pamphlet (Fields)
Presented here are extended eulogies written as sermons, funeral tributes or memorial speeches for prominent New England men, some from Newton, Massachusetts. The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic materials that speak to the community’s social, cultural and governmental past. These... more
Biographical Pamphlet (Livermore)
Presented here are extended eulogies written as sermons, funeral tributes or memorial speeches for prominent New England men, some from Newton, Massachusetts. The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic materials that speak to the community’s social, cultural and governmental past. These... more
Blackstone Collection
This collection consists of items from the Blackstone collection hosted by C/W MARS. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Blue Books of Newton
Presented here are directories, which usually include a folding map of Newton, list of residents by name and by street address with illustrated advertisements and business directory, clubs and societies, location of fire boxes, seating plan of theatres and concert halls in the area including... more
Boston Mat Leather Company, Peabody, Mass.
This collection consists of items from the Boston Mat Leather Company, Peabody, Mass. collection hosted by NOBLE: North of Boston Library Exchange. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.