Special Collections

Dedham Historical Society
612 High Street
Dedham MA , 02027 0215
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Ron Frazier, Director (781)326-1385 ddhs@dedham.com
Hours: Tu-Th 9:00AM-4:00PM 2nd and 4th Saturdays 1:00PM-4:00PM
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
Other Services:
  Gift shop
Monographs: "Dedham (Town) Records" "Dedham House Styles" "Dedham Pottery and the earlier Robertson's Chelsea Potteries"
Journals: Newsletter (Dedham Historical Society)
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Ronald Frazier, Director (781)326-1385 dhs@dedham.com
Collections: 1
Formats: manuscripts archives newspapers maps photographs microforms
Collection Description:
  Dedham Local History and Genealogy
Access: User/entrance fee 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 Self-service copying for a fee Institution will produce microfilm copies for a fee Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for archives' records groups Guide to museum accession files
Directions: FROM ROUTE 128: Take Exit 15-A (N. Dedham). Move to the left of exit ramp. Go approximately 1.5 miles to the third set of lights (it's actually only the second left you can take). At the Gulf Gas Station, take a left. In a number a yards you must go left or right. Go left. Go through one set of lights and the Dedham Historical Society will be directly ahead at 612 High Street (Directly across from the Post Office, on one side and the Police Station on the other side. FROM PROVIDENCE HIGHWAY: The Society is approximately 1/10th of a mile.