Celebrate American Archives Month with us at the Historical Commission!
This month we are offering a special tour of our archives, featuring an in-depth look at some of our many historical resources.
Join us this Wednesday, October 10 at 1 pm, OR Monday, October 22 at 6pm. Email egonzalez at cambridgema dot gov to reserve a spot. Tours will run around an hour.
Attendees of the tour will:
- Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Commission’s archives and library space
- Get an up-close look at a variety of historical resources, including: atlases, survey files, city directories, historic photographs, postcards, objects, and architectural drawings.
- Learn how to research their house, building, or organization using the Commission’s files.
- Receive helpful tips on preserving and caring for their own family papers and photographs.