Special Collections

Natick Historical Society
58 Eliot Street
South Natick MA , 01760
FAX: (508)653-6730
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Anne Schaller, Museum Director (617)235-6015
Hours: Tu 6:00PM-8:30PM W 2:00PM-4:30PM Sa 10:00AM-12:30PM
Closings: Closed Saturdays, June 15th-September 15th.
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
Other Services:
  Genealogical research
Journals: "The Arrow" (Newsletter)
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Anne K. Schaller, Museum Director (508)647-4841 elliot@ma.ultranet.com
Collections: 4
Formats: 4 linear feet of manuscripts 36 linear feet of archives 12 linear feet of monographs 10 linear feet of newspapers 2 linear feet of maps 10 linear feet of photographs 2 linear feet of pamphlets 12 disks of electronic records 1 linear foot of audio tapes 1 linear foot of video tapes 1 linear foot of oral histories 35 linear feet of ephemera 140 linear feet of realia/artifacts 50 linear feet of natural history
Collection Description:
  Native American Collection
John Eliot Collection
Henry Wilson Collection
South Natick Local History Collection
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only All or part of the collection(s) not accessible
Copying: All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  General repository guide Guides for manuscript collection
Directions: FROM ROUTE 9 (WEST): Exit at Route 27 to center of Natick. Left onto Route 135 to first traffic light. Right onto Union Street to traffic light. Right onto Route 16 (Eliot Street). Library and Historical Society on Left behind wrought iron fence. FROM BOSTON: Take Route 9 to Route 16. Follow Route 16 through Newton Lower Falls, Wellesley Hills Square to Wellesley. Stay on Route 16 to South Natick, about 2 1/4 miles. Building on Left in South Natick Square.