Special Collections

Newton City Clerk's Office
1000 Commonweatlh Avenue
Newton MA , 02159
FAX: (617)964-2333
Institution Contact(s):
  Priscilla Ritter, City Archivist (617)552-7030 Edward English, City Clerk (617)552-7030
Hours: M-F 8:30AM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
Services for the Disabled:
  Americans with Disabilities Act accessible Handicapped parking
Other Services:
Name: Archives
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Pricilla Ritter, Archivist (617)552-7030
Hours: M-F 8:30AM-5:00PM OA
Collections: 1
Formats: manuscripts archives maps photographs pamphlets electronic records microforms
Collection Description:
  Newton Vital Statistics Records
Access: Collection(s) are available by appointment only Access only in reading room, supervised Laptop computers and tape recorders allowed with staff approval
Copying: All photocopying done by staff Restrictions on scanners
Loans: No loans permitted
Finding Guides Available:
  Specialized indexes
Directions: FROM ROUTE 95/128 Take exit East Route 30 to Commonwealth Ave. Proceed as below. FROM BOSTON: Take Commonwealth Avenue to Newton. At the corner of Walnut Street, City Hall is on the left. Clerk's Office, City Hall Archives at the corner of Walnut and Homer Streets. The Archivist's office is in the Mann Memorial Library.