Special Collections

Bancroft Memorial Library
50 Hopedale Street
Hopedale MA , 01747
FAX: (508)634-8095
General email:
Institution Contact(s):
  Beth Hoffer, Director (508)634-2209 bhoffer@cwmars.org
Hours: M 10:00AM-2:00PM Tu 10:00AM-6:00PM W 1:00PM-8:00PM Th 2:00PM-6:00PM F 2:00PM-5:00PM Sa 9:00AM-NOON
Seasonal Hours:
  July-August: Tu,Th,F 10:00AM-2:00PM W 2:00PM-8:00PM
Online Catalog:
  Web: http://cmars.cwmars.org/search~S23
Services for the Disabled:
Name: Local History Collection
Special Collection Contact(s):
  Beth Hoffer, Director (508)634-2209 bhoffer@cwmars.org
Collections: 4
Formats: 2 volumes of manuscripts 77 linear feet of archives 9 volumes of newspapers 5 maps 9 linear feet of photographs 2 volumes of pamphlets 1 video tape 75 16mm. motion picture reels scrapbooks
Collection Description:
  Original Records of Hopedale Community
Building Dedications (pamphlets)
Photographs of Hopedale (town, housing, field days)
Access: Access only in reading room, supervised
Copying: Photocopying permitted at discretion of staff
Loans: No loans permitted
Directions: FROM BOSTON: Take the I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to I-495 South. Take the first Milford Exit, Route 85. Turn right at the end of the ramp and take Route 85 to the end (about 1 mile). Turn right onto Route 16 and go through Milford Center past Milford Hospital at Route 140. Continue straight through lights; stay on Route 16. Turn right onto Hopedale St. at the next light, near Cumberland Farms and Colonial Village. The Library is about 1/2 mile up on the left.