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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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Testimonial Dinner for Dr. Raymond E. Hooper - 1968


A series of photos taken at the time of a testimonial for Dr. Hooper. See 1999.2120 for a program of the event.

Dr. Raymond E. Hooper


Dr. Hooper was born in Maynard, April 3, 1897, son of William Dale and Adah ( Ingham ) Hooper. He attended primary and high school in Maynard, then…

W. B. Case & Sons


W.B. Case and Sons was a long-time business in Maynard that sold dry goods, boots, and shoes. It was located on Nason Street. W. B. Case ran the…

Fine Arts Theater - 1949


A Kodacolor print of the Fine Arts Theater, developed June 18, 1949. Printed on the back is: "B. J. Coughlan, Gen. Manager; H. E. Lawton, House…

Dr. Raymond Hooper at Football Game - 1960's


This photo appeared in the newspaper with the accompanying article.

Elks Road Race Memorial Day 1989


Six color photos of the 1989 Memorial Day road race sponsored by the Maynard Elks. Rep. Cile Hicks of Wayland was Orator of the Day. Participants in…

Maynard Garden Club - 1960 ca


A black and white photo of a Maynard Garden Club event. Two of the three women are identified as Margaret Beavis and Edith Carbone.

File Folder of Maynard Names People Who Lived in Maynard

The Historical Society has a collection of newspaper articles, histories, certificates and other documents/information about individuals and their…



A series of pictures of Baybank including the ribbon cutting ceremony and the winners of a trip to Hawaii sponsored by Baybank. The winners of the…

Assabet Valley Coins


A photo of the winner, Bonnie Umbrello of Stow, for a "Guess How Much Money is in the Bag" contest. The winning guess was $275.75, the actual was…

Convenience Store


A faded photo of a convenience store in Maynard, MA. The current occupant is Russell's Convenience Store, located at the corner of Sudbury Road and…

Super A&P


A photo of the A & P in Maynard, MA, 1960 ca.

Certificate of Merit - 1970 ca.


A Certificate of Merit is awarded to Robert Whitehouse from the Massachusetts Petroleum Council for the Service Station of the Year. Mr. Whitehouse is…

Confirmation at St. Bridget's


An unidentified young girl is posing with Archbishop Richard Cardinal Cushing on the occasion of her Confirmation at St. Bridget's Church..

Unidentified Group of Young Adults


This photo is from a swimming party at Revere Beach. Swimsuits are in the style of the 1910's.

Paulann's Shop


Two photos of Paulann's Shop at the corner of Nason Street and Main Street. In the photos are Dave Finucane and Polly Finucane. This location is the…

Masonic Block


A black and white photo of the Masonic Block in Maynard, MA.