The Boston Public Library (BPL) and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) offer all Massachusetts residents remote access to proprietary databases. This includes historical newspapers, government information, and geneaology sources.
Contains hundreds of images, from reproductions of seventeeth-century maps to contemporary cartograms. Provides graphical depictions of settlement patterns, population dynamics, economic development, and political trends.
Combination of primary and secondary sources which were "written consciously as history or contain a dimension of time." Includes detailed index. Also consult the ongoing supplements at REF F4.N45 and subsequent call numbers.
Provides cemetery names, year of consecration, the oldest known gravestone or burial, location of cemetery, printed and manuscript sources for the cemetery, and contact information for the administrative office of each cemetery.