Special Collections

Petersham Historical Society
10 North Main Street
Petersham MA , 01366
Institution Contact(s):
  Delight Haines, President (978)724-3380
Hours: By appointment only
Seasonal Hours:
  June-August: Su 2:00PM-5:00PM
Online Catalog:
Other Services:
  Information on hotel/housing accommodations
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Delight Haines, President (978)724-3380
Collections: 5
Formats: 3 linear feet of manuscripts 2 linear feet of archives 45 volumes of monographs 2 linear feet of newspapers 22 maps 8 linear feet of photographs 7 linear feet of pamphlets realia/artifacts 140 linear feet of newspaper clippings
Collection Description:
  Daniel Shays Collection
Petersham Local History and Genealogy
Church Records
Access: No special restrictions reported
Copying: No special restrictions reported
Loans: Loans for exhibits only Loans permitted for research only
Directions: FROM ROUTE 2: Go South on Route 32. FROM I-90 (MASSACHUSETTS TURNPIKE): Take Route 32A. FROM THE WEST: Take Route 202 to Route 122. FROM WORCESTER: Take Route 122 North. Historical Society is located on North Main Street (Route 32), on the Common.