• Laborers, Civil War

    MHSM Civil War Photo Collection

    You can now access all of our Civil War photos on Digital Commonwealth.

November 24, 2019 – Happy Thanksgiving! Please consider becoming a MHSM member or donating to MHSM at our Paypal link for giving Tuesday.  We count on members and donations to thrive! Check out the new newsletter here.

HOLIDAY PARTY
Sunday, December 8 at 7:00 PM
10 Governors Avenue
Featuring Joseph Zellner, Character Interpretation: Civil War Pvt. Solomon Pierce of the Massachusetts 54th Infantry. Holiday refreshments will follow.

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Learn more about the programs for Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist including the Exhibit “Gathering up the Fragments”.
Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist is funded in part by a grant from the Medford Arts Council, a local commission that is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the City of Medford. Funding is also provided by the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund.

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Medford history book released!

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We are proud to introduce “Our Medford,” written by Medford teacher Michael Coates for kids and anyone interested in an illustrated introduction to Medford History.

The book began to be used in the Medford grade 3 classrooms in fall 2016.

Click here to view the book online. Printed copies are available for $20 at MHSM.  All proceeds benefit MHSM’s educational programs.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Medford Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.MAC_MCC_logo

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