Special Collections

Reading Historical Commission
16 Lowell Street
Reading MA , 01867
FAX: (781)942-9070
Institution Contact(s):
  Virginia Adams, Historical Commission Member (781)944-7577
Hours: By appointment only
Online Catalog:
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Virginia Adams, Historical Commission Member (781)944-7577
Collections: 1
Formats: 30 linear feet of manuscripts 50 linear feet of archives monographs 70 volumes of newspapers 20 maps 1,000 photographs pamphlets ephemera realia/artifacts
Collection Description:
  Reading Local History
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
Loans: Loans for exhibits only
Finding Guides Available:
  Guides for manuscript collection Guide to photographic collection
Directions: FROM I-93: Take exit for Route 129. Go East on Route 129. Route 129 is Lowell Street and Town Hall is at the intersection of Routes 129 and 28. Please ask at the Community Development Office in the basement of the Town Hall.