Special Collections

Eastham Public Library
190 Samoset Road
Eastham MA , 02642
FAX: (508)240-0786
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Martha Magane, Director (508)240-5950 magane@easthamlibrary.org
Hours: Tu-Th 10:00AM-8:00PM W,F,Sa 10:00AM-4:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  June-August: M 10:00AM-4:00PM Tu,Th 10:00AM-8:00PM F,Sa 10:00AM-4:00PM Closed Sunday and Wednesday
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Name: Eastham Historical Society Archives Collection
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Helen Murton, Volunteer Archivist (508)255-5696
  P.O. Box 8 Eastham, MA 02642
Hours: M-F, by appointment
Seasonal Hours:
  Staffed July-August
Collections: 6
Formats: 50 manuscripts 800 archives 1 monograph 20 newspapers 15 maps 200 photographs 105 pamphlets 3 video tapes 60 oral histories 2 8mm. motion picture reels 5 diaries
Collection Description:
  Eastham Genealogy
Eastham History
Eastham Old Businesses Survey and Information
Ship Captains' Logs
Oral History Tapes and Manuscripts
Eastham Cemetery Listings
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only 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
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Card catalog
Directions: FROM ORLEANS ROTARY: Go 3 miles North on Route 6 East. Look for Eastham Windmill on the left at intersection of Samoset Rd. and Route 6. Turn left onto Samoset Rd. Library is a long block down on the right next to the Chapel in the Pines.