20 linear feet of manuscripts
80 linear feet of archives
1 video tape
Williamsburg Local History Collection Pioneer Valley History Collection
Collection(s) are available by appointment only
All photocopying done by staff
Exceptions made at discretion of librarian
FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE):
Take Springfield Exit head North on I-91. Take Northampton Exit 20.
Signs read "Route 9 Northampton and Amherst". Go straight
across Route 9 at end of ramp onto Damon Rd. (A left would take you
to Northampton, a right over bridge to Amherst). Drive 1 mile go
straight across Route 5 through first set of lights. Road becomes
Bridge Road. Continue straight 2.3 miles until Bridge Road ends at
Route 9. Turn Right onto Route 9 West sign reads "Williamsburg
5 Cummington 17". Continue 2.6 miles to Haydenville Center.
Continue straight on Route 9 through Haydenville Center. You may
notice little Haydenville Library on Left and large Brassworks on
left. 1.9 miles further on you will enter the center of
Williamsburg. As Route 9 swings left you go straight: You'll see
Williamsburg Market on right and opposite the Meekins Library. Park
at the market or bank and walk across the street to the library.
You are now in Williamsburg center.
FROM PITTSFIELD AND ROUTE 9:
Travel on Route 9 East from Pittsfield following signs to
Northampton. Approaching Williamsburg center you will pass a sign
for Route 143. Williamsburg Center is approximately .5 mile. You
will see the Post Office on the right. Turn left at the flashing
yellow light in the center of village and park across the street
from the Meekins Library.
FROM I-91 NORTH:
Take Northampton Exit 20. At the stoplight at the bottom of the ramp
turn right onto Bridge Rd. Once you are on Bridge Rd. Follow
directions from above.