Special Collections

Woods Hole Historical Museum
Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole MA , 02543
FAX: (508)540-1969
Institution Contact(s):
  Jennifer Stone Gaines, Curator (508)548-7270
Hours: Tu,Th 10:00AM-2:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  Mid June-Late September (exhibits): Tu-Sa 10:00AM-4:00PM
Online Catalog:
Other Services:
  Gift shop
Journals: "Spiritsail"
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Jennifer Stone Gaines, Curator (508)548-7270
Collections: 1
Formats: 120 linear feet of archives 10 linear feet of photographs 225 oral histories
Collection Description:
  Woods Hole History
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for archives' records groups Guide to photographic collection Guide to oral history collection
Directions: Just as you enter Woods Hole Village, you will see the waters of Little Harbor and Vineyard Sound, with the Coast Guard dock in the foreground. Look inland, to the right. You will see the Museum adjacent to the Woods Hole Public Library, just before the turn to the ferry dock.