Events

Please NOTE: To protect the public and follow State orders regarding the spread of Covid-19, we have postponed all events through the end of April. Stay tuned for further updates. MHSM will also remain closed to the public on Sundays.   

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist Series
Exhibit: “Gathering up the Fragments”

Learn how Lydia Maria Child, a Medford-born daughter of a baker, became one of the most important writers and activists in nineteenth-century America. Special focus is given to her portraits and personal items.

Medford Historical Society & Museum, 10 Governors Avenue.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist  and the “Stearns, Shaw and the Hallowells” exhibits are 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.

Lydia Maria Child: Author & Abolitionist is also funded by the Tufts Neighborhood Service Fund.

Medford Historical Society | 10 Governors Avenue | Medford, Massachusetts | 02155