Special Collections

Georgetown Peabody Library
Lincoln Park
Georgetown MA , 01833
FAX: (978)352-7415
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Ruth Eifert, Library Director (978)352-5728 mge@mailserv.mvlc.lib.ma.us
Hours: M,W 2:00PM-8:00PM Tu 10:00AM-8:00PM F 10:00AM-5:30PM Sa 9:00AM-1:00PM
Seasonal Hours:
  July-August: Closed Saturday
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Home delivery
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Ruth Eifert, Library Director (978)352-5728 mge@mailserv.mvlc.lib.ma.us
Collections: 6
Formats: archives 200 volumes of monographs 50 linear feet of newspapers 19 reels of microforms 30 photographs 50 ephemera 150 realia/artifacts 15 posters
Collection Description:
  Georgetown Genealogical Collection
Georgetown Historical Collection
George Peabody Collection
World War I Recruiting Poster Collection
Civil War Artifacts (uniforms, guns, drum & bugle)
Collection of local arrowheads
Regional historic materials
Georgetown Town reports (1847 - present)
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised All or part of the collection(s) not accessible Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval Collection(s) are available by appointment only
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Self-service copying (change needed)
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  General repository guide Guide to institutional microfilm holdings Card catalog
Directions: FROM I-95: Take Exit 34B (from 95 North) or Exit 34 (from 95 South). Take Rte 133 into Georgetown Square (about 2 miles) to the first traffic light. Go right onto North St. Take the first right onto Pleasant St. The library is on the right, in a small park. Park in fron of the main entrance.