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U.S.S. Massachusetts Memorial Committee, Inc.
Battleship Cove
5 Battleship Cove
Fall River MA , 02721
Phone: (508)678-1100
FAX: (508)674-5597
WWW Page: http://www.battleshipcove.org
General email:
  oralhistorydirector@battleshipcove.com
Institution Contact(s):
  Director, Oral History (508)678-1100 oralhistorydirector@battleshipcove.com
Hours: Daily 9:00AM-5:00PM
Closings: Closed only: Christmas, New Year's Day, Easter, and Thanksgiving
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://www.battleshipcove.org/oralhistory/index.htm
Services for the Disabled:
  Handicapped parking
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations Cafeteria Gift shop Exhibits and tours
Journals: "The BayStater" (Newsletter)
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Michele I. Kelly, Director, Oral History (508)678-1100 oralhistorydirector@battleshipcove.com
Hours: M-F, by appointment
Collections: 1
Formats: 300 photographs 200 oral histories
Collection Description:
  Veteran's Voices (oral history collection on Veterans of War)
Access: Parts of collection available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guide to photographic collection Guide to oral history collection
Directions: FROM BOSTON AND POINTS NORTH: Take Interstate 93 South (Southeast Expressway) to 128 South; take Route 24 South to Fall River, Massachusetts; take Exit 7 (State Route 79); take Davol Street Exit (2nd Exit) and follow the signs (Waterfront, Heritage State Park, or Battleship Cove) along the waterfront to Battleship Cove. FROM NEW YORK STATE AND POINTS NORTH WEST: Take Massachusetts Turnpike to route 495 South; follow to Route 24 South; take Toute 24 South to Fall River and take Exit 7 (State Route 79); take Davol Street Exit (2nd Exit) and follow the signs (Waterfront, Heritage State Park, or Battleship Cove) along the waterfront to Battleship Cove. FROM PROVIDENCE, RI AND POINTS SOUTH AND WEST: Take Interstate 95 to 195 East; follow 195 East for approximately 14 miles, (do not take exit 5 in Rhode Island-proceed into Mass); take Exit 5 from the Braga Bridge in Fall River, MA. Bear left at the fork in the road, turn left at the stop sign and left again at the first traffic light onto Central Street. Proceed down the hill into the parking lot. FROM CAPE COD AND POINTS EAST: Take interstate 195 West to Fall River, MA; take Exit 5 (before the Braga Bridge); bear right at the first two (2) forks in the Road and then take your first left under the overpass onto Davol Street; follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove. {Note: If you miss the first left onto Davol Street, just proceed straight ahead and take a left at the traffic light and take another immediate (next traffic light) left onto Davol Street}. Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove. FROM THE NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND AREA: Take State Route 114 North or 138 North to Route 24 North; Take Interstate 195 West to Fall River, MA; take Exit 5 before the Braga Bridge, bear right at the first two forks in the road and take first left under the overpass onto Davol Street. Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove. {Note: If you miss the first left onto Davol Street, just proceed straight ahead and take a left at the traffic light and take another immediate (next traffic light) left onto Davol Street}. Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove.
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