Special Collections

New Braintree Town Clerk's Office
20 Memorial Drive
New Braintree MA , 01531
FAX: (508)867-2071
Institution Contact(s):
  Carolyn C. Glidden, Town Clerk (413)477-8772
Hours: M-Th 8:30AM-12:30PM
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Handicapped parking Wheelchair accessible restroom(s) Handicapped ramp
Other Services:
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Carolyn C. Glidden, Town Clerk (413)477-8772
Hours: By appointment only
Collections: 1
Formats: 15 volumes of vital statistics
Collection Description:
  New Braintree Local History Collection (includes Town Meeting Minutes)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Letter of introduction required Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff
Loans: No loans permitted
Directions: FROM THE WEST: Take Exit 8 (Palmer Exit) turn left onto Route 32. Go north into the town of Ware. In the center of Ware take a right onto Route 9E (highway becomes Route 9E & Route 32N at this point). Follow Routes 9E / 32N through the center of Ware. At the Ware / West Brookfield town line (Routes 9 & 32 split). Turn left onto Route 32N toward Gilbertville. After passing Kardas Market on left, take right onto New Braintree Road, just before the railroad tracks. Follow this road approximately 4.5 miles until the intersection of West Brookfield Road. Take a right. Keep going until you come to the center of town (church will be at the intersection) take a right. Town Hall is behind the 1934 school building. FROM THE EAST: Take Exit 9 (Sturbridge Exit) after going through the toll booths take first exit onto Route 20W towards Sturbridge. Stay on Route 20W for 1-2 miles until you reach Route 148. Take 148N (by Fire Station). Stay on 148N for approximately 10 miles into the town of Brookfield. At the intersection of Routes 9 & 148 take a left onto Route 9 West. Stay on Route 9W approximately 2 miles into the center of West Brookfield. Take a right onto School Street just before the Town Common (in front of band stand) to Route 67 (stop sign). Cross Route 67 and take the first right onto New Braintree Road. Stay on this road approximately 6 miles to the center of New Braintree. (Church will be at intersection). Take a right. Town Hall is behind the 1934 school building.