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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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Assabet Manufacturing Co. Letterhead - ca1890

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Letterhead from the Assabet Manufacturing Co. with order to Sawyer Mills on obverse.

Ed Brennan - 1956

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A black and white photo of the Dyson Kring Orchestra on March 12, 1956. Ed Brennan is playing the tuba. The photo was taken in Dover, NH Town Hall. …

Maynard Band - 1926

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A black and white photo of the Maynard Band dated 1926-1928. This photo was found in the Ed Brennan Music Scrapbook Collection.

M. A. Batley In Greenhouse - 1914

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An old post card of M. A. Batley in the Batley Greenhouse. The post card is dated April 25, 1914. The post card is addressed to Mrs. Ernest G. Turner…

Summer Festival in Maynard - 1913

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A post card photo of Bowman reading parade instructions from the stairs of Taisto Hall (Parker Street Hall). It is dated July 1913.

Pay-Roll Ledger - 1890 Assabet Mfg. Co.

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The ledger list the name and weekly wages of the woolen mill employees. The pay ranged from $.07 to $.40 per hour for a 60 hour week.
The highest…

Maynard Marriages 1920 - 1927

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded marriages in Maynard from 1920 to 1927. 1927 was the last year the town reported individual marriages in…

Maynard Marriages 1910 - 1919

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded marriages in Maynard from 1910 to 1919.

The PDF file is searchable, although we don't recommend that…

Maynard Marriages 1900 - 1909

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded marriages in Maynard from 1900 to 1909.

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Maynard Marriages 1890 - 1899

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded marriages in Maynard from 1890 to 1899.

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Maynard Marriages 1885 - 1889

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded marriages in Maynard from 1885 to 1889.

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Maynard Births 1990 - 1999

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Maynard Town Report excerpt of the recorded births in Maynard from 1980 to 1989.

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Alfred T. Haynes & Co. - 1911

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A series of four advertising cards for Alfred T. Haynes & Co. Department Store, Maynard, Mass, dated 1911-1912.

James Mullin - 1916

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A photograph in post card format of "Old Jim Mullin" donated by Ed Brennan. Jim Mullin was the Great Uncle of Ed Brennan. Mr. Mullin was the Chief…

Nancy I. Sealey (Dee)

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Nancy Sealey photographed in an American Legion Auxiliary uniform.

Thomas Hillis House - ca 1920

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The house is on Summer Street, built 1899.

Silas Brooks House Summer Street

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The barn in rear is on Summer Hill Road