Special Collections

Chatham Historical Society
347 Stage Harbor Road
Chatham MA , 02633
Institution Contact(s):
  Daniel L. Buckley, President (508)945-3642
Hours: Tu-F 1:00PM-4:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  October-May, by appointment
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
Monographs: "History of Chatham" "Narrow Land" "Days To Remember" "Home Song" Chatham Sea Captains"
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Joseph Nickerson, Curator (508)945-2493
Hours: By appointment only
Collections: 3
Formats: 26 volumes of manuscripts 15 linear feet of archives 25 linear feet of newspapers 26 volumes of photographs 18 disks of audio tapes 2 disks of video tapes 18 volumes of oral histories
Collection Description:
  Joseph C. Lincoln Manuscripts
Newspapers (Chatham Monitor, Harwich Independent, Barnstable Patriot, Cape Cod Companion)
Murals of Chatham (by Alice Stallknecht Wight)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras
Loans: No loans permitted
Directions: FROM SAGAMORE BRIDGE: Take Route 6 (Mid-Cape Highway) to exit 11. From the off-ramp, turn left onto Route 137 and follow to end. At end of 137, turn left onto Route 28 (Main Street) and follow it to Rotary. Turn right at the Rotary (Stage Harbor Road). Go approximately one mile. The museum is on the left. (There is a large sign on the grounds).