Special Collections

Boxford Historic Document Center
West Boxford Village
West Boxford MA , 01885
Institution Contact(s):
  Martha Clark, Archivist (978)352-2733
Hours: W 9:00AM-4:00PM; 7:30PM-9:30PM 1st and 2nd Saturdays 10:00AM-3:00PM
Online Catalog:
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Martha Clark, Archivist (978)352-2733
Collections: 15
Formats: 60 linear feet of manuscripts 65 linear feet of archives 105 linear feet of monographs 3 linear feet of newspapers 350 maps 18 linear feet of photographs pamphlets 84 reels of microforms ephemera realia/artifacts 8 oral history audio tapes
Collection Description:
  Boxford Bicentennial Commission (Commission records 1974-1977)
Boxford Grange (Registers, 1911-1983)
Boxford Historic Document Center (Historical Collections, 1850-present and photographs, 1870-present)
Boxford Historical Center
Boxford Historical Society (photographs)
Boxford Village Cemetery Association (records, 1922-1972)
Boxford Village Garden Club (records, 1938-1985)
Kelsey Highlands Nursery (business records, 1895-1931)
Second Congregational Church, West Boxford (Church and parish records, 1735-present)
Town of Boxford (Town records 1859-1968)
Winthrop Haynes (personal papers 1900-1979)
Ingalls / Gowen Family (personal papers, 1850-1990)
Parkhurst Family (Family personal papers, 1800-1986)
Barbara C. Perley (personal papers, 1800-1985)
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Self-service copying (change needed)
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for manuscript collection Guide to photographic collection
Directions: The Center is located in West Boxford Village at the intersection of Routes 133 and Main Street.