Archives

The Archives of the Society are in the 1869 Schoolhouse Museum

located at 25 Schoolhouse Road, Eastham, MA


Please NOTE: 

As a result of the COVID-19 Virus, the Archives Room is closed for personal visits - requests should be sent to 

easthamarchives@gmail.com

every effort will be made to assist you remotely

 


    Closed  for the 2020 season 

The Archives has many genealogical booklets for sale as well as other books pertaining to Eastham's History.  Family trees done by local artist, Jim Owens for the first seven Eastham Families  (Bangs, Cook, Doane, Higgins, Prence, Snow and Smalley) are also available at $10.00 each.

 

Learn about Eastham’s history, church history or local family history. Photos, documents, maps, books and more are available to view; a treasure trove of information. Donations of Eastham historical material/photos & Eastham genealogical information are welcomed by the Society; when coming across such material, please consider giving it to the Society’s archives to preserve for future generations.

 

Eastham Historical Society is a member of the Digital Commonwealth, which is a non-profit collaborative organization that provides resources and services to support the creation, management and dissemination of cultural heritage material held by Massachusetts libraries, museums, historical societies and archives.  Two collections from the Archives are available, check it out at www.Digitalcommonwealth.org and search Eastham Historical Society, where you will find our Margaret Bready Genealogy Collection, (https://archive.org/details/easthamhistoricalsociety

and our Postcard collection  (https://www.digitalcommonwealth.org/collections/commonwealth:n87107307).

ArchivitistsBobbie Cornish, Marca Daley, Patty Donohoe, Eileen Seaboldt  and Sylvia Sullivan

Eastham Historical Society

Museum Locations - Currently Closed

1869 SCHOOLHOUSE MUSEUM
25 Schoolhouse Road
Eastham, MA 02642
508 255 0788

Please note, phone is not monitored when museum is closed.

WRITE US

MAILING ADDRESS
PO Box 8
Eastham, MA 02642-0008

EMAIL US

GENERAL INQUIRIES
easthamhistorical@verizon.net

RESEARCH OR GENEALOGICAL INQUIRIES
archives@gmail.com

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1741 SWIFT-DALEY HOUSE
2375 Route 6
Eastham, MA 02642

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