Special Collections

Marblehead Historical Society
161 Washington Street
Marblehead MA , 01945
FAX: (781)631-7945
Institution Contact(s):
  Karen MacInnis, Cataloger/Research (781)631-1069 macin@greennet.net
Hours: M-F 10:00AM-4:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Mid May-October: (mansion tours) M-Sa 10:00AM-4:00PM Su 1:00PM-4:00PM
Online Catalog:
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations Gift shop
Journals: Newsletter (thrice yearly)
Name: Archives
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Karen MacInnis, Cataloger/Research (781)631-1069 macin@greennet.net
Collections: 4
Formats: 10 linear feet of manuscripts 10 linear feet of monographs 10 linear feet of newspapers 5 linear feet of maps 50 linear feet of photographs 2 linear feet of pamphlets 1 linear foot of audio tapes 1 linear foot of video tapes 10 linear feet of ephemera 15,000 realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Ashley Bowen Papers (at Peabody-Essex Museum, originals)
Samuel White Papers
Marblehead History
Pedrick Family Papers
Marblehead Genealogical Materials
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras
Loans: No loans permitted
Directions: FROM ROUTE 114 EAST: Stay on Route 114 until in Marblehead. When Route 114 turns into Pleasant street, follow Pleasant Street to the end. Take a right onto Washington Street. Go about 100 yards. The Jeremiah Lee Mansion is on the right (161 Washington Street). FROM THE NORTHEAST ON ROUTE 1A / ROUTE 129: In Marblehead, it becomes Atlantic Avenue. Take a right onto Washington Street. 1/4 mile on the left is the Jeremiah Lee Mansion (161 Washington Street).