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Massachusetts History Books


Massachusetts local and regional history books feature vintage images of small towns and downtowns across the state. Each title celebrates the unique cultures and traditions of the 'The Bay State' through historical images and descriptive captions.

From the stories behind building Route 128 and the Mass Pike, to the legacy of Boston and Maine locomotives, trains, covered bridges, the cottage years on Martha's Vineyard, to the towns of Canton, Danvers, Lowell, New Bedford, Pleasure Island, and more, each book features stunning vintage images revealing the unique people, places, and events that make up the history of the great state of Massachusetts.


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1967 Red Sox: The Impossible Dream Season
1967 Red Sox: The Impossible Dream Season

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of Baseball
The Impossible Dream became a fitting moniker for the Boston Red Sox season of 1967, a summer that still evokes memories of a time that unit ...
Images of Baseball Available $21.99 9781467120937
A Journey Through Boston Irish History
A Journey Through Boston Irish History

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
A Journey through Boston Irish History, the first comprehensive photographic record of Boston’s most conspicuous immigrant group, is the fru ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589848
Abington
Abington

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Throughout Abington's history, its central location between Boston and Plymouth has been a vantage point that has been reflected in both wor ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738510286
Abington
Abington

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
Once known to native inhabitants as Manamooskeagin, or "the land of many beavers," Abington became an important manufacturing and financial ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738536071
Acton
Acton

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Acton explores the town's exciting history from 1835 to 1985, a period that encompasses the transition of a rural farming community into the ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738509617
Agawam and Feeding Hills
Agawam and Feeding Hills

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Founded by William Pynchon in 1635, Agawam was among the earliest settlements along the Connecticut River. Located on an early Colonial road ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738504698
Agawam and Feeding Hills Revisited
Agawam and Feeding Hills Revisited

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The second volume to chronicle Agawam’s rich history, Agawam and Feeding Hills Revisited pays close attention to the people who lived and wo ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738537542
Along Massachusetts's Historic Route 20
Along Massachusetts's Historic Route 20

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
Route 20 was named a federal highway in 1926, and for the first half of the 20th century, it was Massachusetts’s most important east­–west r ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738592473
Amesbury
Amesbury

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
Amesbury tells the story of an extraordinary town with an unusually broad manufacturing history. Settled eighteen years after the Pilgrims l ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738511214
Amesbury
Amesbury

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Incorporated in 1668, Amesbury was a significant mill town from its earliest beginnings, producing everything from textiles and carriages to ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738501772
Amherst and Hadley, Massachusetts
Amherst and Hadley, Massachusetts

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Once part of Hadley, the town of Amherst is known the world over as the home of celebrated poet Emily Dickinson. This photographic portrait ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738562711
Amherst and Hadley: Through the Seasons
Amherst and Hadley: Through the Seasons

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Nestled deep in the Connecticut River Valley are Amherst and Hadley, two New England towns responsible for the inspiration of many classic p ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738562728
Andover
Andover

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Andover, geographically one of the largest townships in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, has a long and illustrious history. Founded more ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738562148
Arlington
Arlington

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Then and Now
Incorporated in 1807 as West Cambridge, the rural town of Arlington adopted its name in 1867, just prior to emerging as a streetcar suburb o ...
Then and Now Available $21.99 9780738545424
Arlington
Arlington

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Arlington, the first photographic history of this Massachusetts town ever produced, presents a unique look at its rich heritage and remarkab ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738590431
Arlington: Twentieth-Century Reflections
Arlington: Twentieth-Century Reflections

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Arlington: Twentieth-Century Reflections celebrates the new millennium with a unique reflection of the last one hundred years in this dynami ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738504087
Armenians of Worcester
Armenians of Worcester

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
At the beginning of the twentieth century, millions of immigrants came to the United States in search of a better life and greater opportuni ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738504650
Around Great Barrington
Around Great Barrington

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
Long before cell phones, Facebook, and e-mail, the penny postcard was an inexpensive, yet effective way to send brief thoughts and interesti ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738574769
Around Orange
Around Orange

$19.99 Backordered
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Located between the Quabbin Reservoir and the New Hampshire state line, Orange has developed from a sparsely-settled, agrarian countryside t ...
Images of America Backordered $19.99 9780738549200
Around Southwick
Around Southwick

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Life around the three Congamond Lakes from 1870 to 1940 is examined in Around Southwick, a new photographic history created for the Southwic ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738564241
Ashland
Ashland

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The beginning of the exciting history of Ashland was rooted in the development of farms and mills to utilize the waters of the Sudbury River ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738508573
Assabet Mills: Maynard, Massachusetts
Assabet Mills: Maynard, Massachusetts

$19.99 Backordered
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The sleepy town of Assabet Village woke up very quickly when the Assabet Mills was built in 1847. Dams were constructed on the river, millpo ...
Images of America Backordered $19.99 9780738502625
Assyrians of Eastern Massachusetts
Assyrians of Eastern Massachusetts

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The widespread persecution of the Christian Assyrians by neighboring populations in the Ottoman Empire led to their immigration to the Unite ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738544809
Athol, Massachusetts
Athol, Massachusetts

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Nestled among the hills of Massachusetts, 70 miles west of Boston, Athol lies on the banks of the Millers River. First settled as “Pequoiag” ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738502632
Attleboro
Attleboro

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Attleboro, at the turn of the century, was entering a period of growth and change. In 1887, East Attleborough separated from North Attleboro ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738563848
Aubuchon Hardware
Aubuchon Hardware

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
William E. Aubuchon Sr. immigrated to the United States from Canada in 1900 at the age of 15, speaking no English and armed with only a fift ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738555317
Auburn
Auburn

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Incorporated in 1778, Auburn has an agriculturally and industrially rich history. First settlers included the Nipmuck Indians, followed by t ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467120661
Ayer
Ayer

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Had it not been for the building of the railroads in the 1840s, Ayer may not have been established. Originally called South Groton, the town ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738591520
Barnstable
Barnstable

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
In 1639, Barnstable was established by the Plymouth Plantation Colony as the third town on Cape Cod. Over time, Barnstable was divided into ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738598369
Barnstable Village, West Barnstable and Sandy Neck
Barnstable Village, West Barnstable and Sandy Neck

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Barnstable Village borders on Barnstable Harbor and Cape Cod Bay, the basis for close ties with the sea that have endured for more than thre ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738512136
Barre
Barre

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Barre, a town set among the hills and valleys of central Massachusetts, started out as a rural farming community that has since grown to alm ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738500010
Baseball on Cape Cod
Baseball on Cape Cod

$21.99 Backordered
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of Baseball
From the first organized game in 1865 on the fields owned by sea captain Edward Nichols along School Street in Sandwich, the game of basebal ...
Images of Baseball Backordered $21.99 9780738535081
Battleship Cove
Battleship Cove

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Located on the waterfront in historic Fall River, Massachusetts, Battleship Cove, a nonprofit maritime museum and war memorial, is home to t ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9781467121491
Beacon Hill
Beacon Hill

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Beacon Hill, an historic district and one of the oldest neighborhoods in America, welcomed its first resident in the 1620s. In colonial days ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738534619
Bedford
Bedford

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
Before the post–World War II construction boom, Bedford, Massachusetts, was considered little more than a sleepy farming community, yet it w ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9781467119986
Belchertown
Belchertown

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Belchertown, a photographic celebration of small-town life in western Massachusetts, depicts the story of the community from its settlement ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738589725
Bellingham
Bellingham

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
In 1670, the Mendon-to-Medfield road in North Bellingham was already in use. This road later became known as Middle Post Road, and Benjamin ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738512556
Belmont
Belmont

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Although Belmont was not incorporated until 1859, the town enjoys a unique and rich history that dates back to the 1600s, with its original ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738504667
Belmont
Belmont

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Then and Now
Since the mid-nineteenth century, Belmont has made great strides in evolving from a rural stop on the Concord-to-Cambridge stagecoach route ...
Then and Now Available $21.99 9780738536347
Berkley, Freetown, and Lakeville
Berkley, Freetown, and Lakeville

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Berkley, Freetown, and Lakeville began as rural farming communities. Many current residents have lived in the area their entire lives, as di ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738550367
Berkshires, The: Coach Inns to Cottages
Berkshires, The: Coach Inns to Cottages

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Those hustling to find lodging in the Berkshires today may not know they are repeating a two-hundred fifty- year-old ritual. In the eighteen ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738536606
Beverly Revisited
Beverly Revisited

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Beverly was first settled by five men known as the "Old Planters" and was incorporated as a town in 1668. Its first minister, Rev. John Hale ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738573588
Beverly Yacht Club, The
Beverly Yacht Club, The

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The Beverly Yacht Club, one of the oldest yacht clubs in America, was founded in 1872 by young men who summered in Beverly. They were upset ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738545158
Bill Tague's Berkshires
Bill Tague's Berkshires

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
The Berkshires are famous for their stunning beauty and the almost eerie way in which they dominate the western sector of Massachusetts. The ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738512747
Bill Tague's Berkshires: Volume II
Bill Tague's Berkshires: Volume II

$19.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Residents of and seasonal visitors to the Berkshires greeted the publication of Bill Tague’s Berkshires with tremendous enthusiasm in 1996. ...
Images of America Available $19.99 9780738563862
Billerica
Billerica

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of America
Less than twenty years after the Pilgrims landed at Plymouth, a group of intrepid pioneers set out for the Shawsheen Wilderness, named by th ...
Images of America Available $21.99 9780738511863
Billerica
Billerica

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
From its pre-Colonial origins to the hustle and bustle of today, Billerica has remained a thriving village with something for everyone. Surr ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738573342
Boston
Boston

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Postcard History
From 1901 to 1960, the picture postcard recorded almost every aspect of life in the city of Boston. Through the vintage postcards in Boston, ...
Postcard History Available $21.99 9780738565415
Boston & Maine in the 19th Century
Boston & Maine in the 19th Century

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of Rail
All the romance of early railroading in northern New England pervades Boston & Maine in the 19th Century. This fascinating journey begins in ...
Images of Rail Available $21.99 9780738505466
Boston & Maine in the 20th Century
Boston & Maine in the 20th Century

$21.99 Available
state: Massachusetts
series: Images of Rail
As the twentieth century dawned, the Boston & Maine Railroad Company controlled virtually all of the rail lines in New Hampshire, as well as ...
Images of Rail Available $21.99 9780738505473

 
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