Special Collections

New England Life Insurance Company
501 Boylston Street
Boston MA , 02116 3700
FAX: (617)484-8238
Institution Contact(s):
  Phyllis E. Steele, Arcivist (617)578-4312 psteele@nefn.com
Hours: M-Th 9:15AM-5:15PM
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible
Other Services:
Bibliographic Utility:
Name: Corporate Archives
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Phyllis E. Steele, Archivist (617)578-4312 psteele@nfn.com
Hours: M-Th 9:15AM-5:10PM
Collections: 2
Formats: 1,800 linear feet of archives 12 linear feet of monographs 50,000 photographs 91 reels of microforms 2 linear feet of audio tapes 14 linear feet of video tapes 1 linear foot of oral histories 15 16mm. motion picture reels 78 linear feet of realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Records of New England Mutual Life Insurance Company and its Subsidiaries (1843-1996)
Records of New England Life Insurance Company (1996-present)
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Letter of introduction required Photo ID required Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval Access subject to company policy on confidentiality
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff Restrictions on scanners Restrictions on cameras Restrictions on tape recorders
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Specialized indexes
Directions: Located in Copley Square in the Back Bay area of Boston, at the intersection of Boylston Street and Clarendon Street. FROM MBTA: Take the Green Line (Copley Stop) and the Orange Line (Back Bay Station).