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Welcome to the online archives of the Maynard Historical Society in Maynard, Massachusetts. Our online archive represents a fraction of the documents, photographs, artifacts and memorabilia that the Society has in storage and we are continuously working to catalog and make our collection available here for all to enjoy. Please read the "About" page for additional information on this project or the "Tips" page for ways to find and discover historical information.

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1960 Old Marlboro Road Map

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A plan of relocation of a part of Old Marlboro Road as ordered by the County Commissioners.

Maynard High School Football Game - 1961

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A black and white photo showing a group of Maynard High School football fans at the Thanksgiving Game against Clinton High School. The date was…

Log Sawing Contest - 1955

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A black and white photo of two men, Hash Whitney and Jack Whitney, sawing a log at the Maynard Rod and Gun Club, 1955. The referees are Sherm…

United Co-operative Society Truck - ca 1930's

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This is a a copy of an original photo made by Paul Boothroyd. The truck is parked on River Street.

United Co-op Society - Corner of Waltham & Parker Streets

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The Coop was located here before moving to Main Street.

United Cooperative Society at Night

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The Coop was on Main Street.

Maynard High School Football Programs 1961-1964

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A collection of Maynard High School Football game programs, 1961-1964.

Camp Outlook -Lake Warren LIttleton, Mass.

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A postcard of family scene at Lake Warren.

St. Bridget's Church - ca 1900

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A postcard depicting an early view of St. Bridget's Catholic Church.

Community National Bank Calendar - 1973

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A branch of the Shawmut Association Bank that opened in Maynard, February 3, 1973.

A Collection of Selective Service Draft Registration Forms 1940

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The collection includes the Form for: Oath of Office (for those performing the duties, 13 copies); Checklist for Registrars (5 copies); Check Off List…

World War II Selective Service Draft Registration

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A list of 64 Registrars for the October 16, 1940 Selective Service Draft enrollment evening held at Maynard High School. The teachers served as…

Town Warrant 1871

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A copy of the original public warrant for the "Act of Incorporation of the Town of Maynard, Mass". This public notice requested all eligible voting…

List of Maynard Registrars - 1940

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Two sheets listing the Registrars for the Town of Maynard on October 16, 1940. These Registrars attest to the listing of 907 Maynard citizens.

Boston and Maine Railroad Systems Local Class Freight Tariffs

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A railroad issued chart of the cents of freight per 100 lbs.

Certificate from the Francis Scott Key Association

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The Certificate of Membership in the Francis Scott Key Association was issued to Charles A. Brown in recognition of his contribution the the purchase…

Two Town of Maynard Decals

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Two Maynard decals promoting the Town of Maynard and the Town of Maynard Public Works Department.

Two Proclamations Issued by Gov. Leverett Saltonstall

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Proclamations on behalf of Selective Service Registration were issued by Gov. L. Saltonstall following President Roosevelt's Proclamations. The Third…

Births Recorded in Maynard 1909

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A newspaper printout of the births in Maynard for 1909.

Spring Song

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A song published as a supplement to The News on September 4, 1903.