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HIST 5480: Contested Cities: Race, Class, and Sexuality


Other Resources in Massachusetts

Strategies and resources for researching immigrant groups in Massachusetts.

John J. Burns Library at Boston College

Massachusetts Research

The following Massachusetts offices provide assistance to persons in search of historical records for family members:

Archives, Archdiocese of Boston
66 Brooks Drive
Braintree, MA 02184-3839

Massachusetts Archives

Boston, MA

National Archives and Federal Records Center

New England--Waltham Branch
380 Trapelo Road
Waltham, MA 02154

National Archives and Federal Records Center

New England--Pittsfield Branch
10 Conte Drive
Pittsfield, MA 01201

New England Historic Genealogical Society

99-101 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116

Local Family History Centers
(Branches of the Family History Library, Salt Lake City , Utah )

1. Belmont Massachusetts
15 Ledgewood Place
Belmont , MA
Phone: 617-489-9375
Hours: T,W 7pm-9pm; Sat 9am-12pm.
Closed: Thursdays (for July and August)
Attention: Send email to

2. Weston
150 Brown St
Weston, MA
Phone: 781-235-2164
Hours: T,W 7pm-9pm; F-Sat 9am-3pm.
Please call ahead first during inclement weather to see if FHC is open.