Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
"Photographic History of Cambridge."
"Maintaining your Old House in Cambridge"
"Survey of Architectural History in Cambridge-Old Cambridge,
East Cambridge, Mid Cambridge, Cambridgeport and North West
Special Collection Contact(s):
Charles Sullivan, Executive Director
10 linear feet of manuscripts
300 volumes of monographs
10 linear feet of pamphlets
1 oral history
Cambridge History (including photographs, negatives, slides on City documents, Architectural Survey Files, aerial photos, African American Heritage Trail, News Print Collection and Personal papers)
Access only in reading room, supervised
All photocopying done by staff
Restrictions on cameras
Loans permitted with permission of director
The Historical Commission is located at 831 Massachusetts Avenue,
next to Cambridge City Hall, and is easily reached from the Central
Square T stop (on the Red Line). Street parking is available, but
very limited. For driving directions, please call Commission.