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.
A poster containing the rules of the Maynard Social Club.
The MHS Postcard Collection is one of the best, and possibly most entertaining, way of looking into the history of the Town. Each postcard is a…
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Powder Mill Road at Acton line and the Elks parking lot.
This was the B&M railroad bridge over the Assabet River.
View from Main St. toward Summer Hill near Florida Road.
This is the bridge on Great Road.
The dam with houses on Taft Ave. in the background.
Tires, concrete blocks and other debris in the river beneath the Walnut Street Bridge.
The iron gate was replaced by the current granite gate in 1915. A gazebo can be seen in background. It was destroyed in the 1938 Hurricane.
Bridge washout and water flowing over the bridge.
An advertising card for Elmwood Steam Baths, Richard Kangas, Proprietor. Elmwood was located 47 Elmwood Street, Maynard, MA.
A football handbook with detailed information about both college and national football teams in 1967. The handbook is sponsored by Pugsley's Esso, 2…
Two black & white photos of Prescott Paint staff. Noted are Howard and Donald L. Prescott.
A blank milk receipt from J. B. Prescott dated 191-. (between 1910-1919).
A document describing bilious pills for the family as developed by Dr. John B. Houche of Groton, CT.
A large Johnson Pharmacy, Inc. advertising card. There is a 1967 St. Joseph Family Almanac/Calendar on the back.
A series of Johnson Pharmacy medicine labels that total 31 individual labels for a variety of products.
Four envelopes which held film that had been processed by Samuels, Negative and Print Services, 8 Waltham St., Maynard, MA; Maynard Rexall Drug Co.;…