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Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and the ninth Congressional district of Massachusetts. [1835?].

Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and t...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 56, Folder 17.

Map of Norfolk County, Massachusetts /

Map of Norfolk County, Massachusetts /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 317 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes statistics and insets showing Dedham village and Roxbury. LC copy shella... more

Map of the town of Braintree, Norfolk County, Mass. /

Map of the town of Braintree, Norfolk County, Mass. /

General map showing buildings and householders' names and election districts. Relief shown by hachures. Includes 2 insets and statistical information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ... more

Map of the county of Norfolk, Massachusetts /

Map of the county of Norfolk, Massachusetts /

Relief shown by hachures. LC Land ownership maps, 318 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy sectioned into six and mounted on two pieces of cloth.

South Weymouth, Norfolk County, Mass. 1885.

South Weymouth, Norfolk County, Mass. 1885.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "From the fair grounds." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 323 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of in... more

Map of Norfolk County, Va. : made for and published by authority of the Board of Supervisors /

Map of Norfolk County, Va. : made for and published by authority of th...

Shows names of some residents. Oriented with north to left. Norfolk County was a county of the South Hampton Roads in eastern Virginia, created in 1691. After the Civil War, portions of Norfolk County were lost... more

East Walpole, Norfolk County, Mass. 1898.

East Walpole, Norfolk County, Mass. 1898.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 288 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 100

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

St. Paul's Church, Norfolk, Norfolk County, Virginia

Alternate title: Elizabeth River Parish. Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: 1739. Known as the "Burough Church" founded ca. 1634. The first church was completed in 1641 and was calle... more

Because of the shortage of housing in Quincy, families with large number of children are finding it almost impossible to find a house. Real estate agents, realizing that their houses are in demand have become very choosy about their tenants. These children are some that belong to two families. One has five and the other six. Both families living in one house which is very inadequate. Massachusetts

Because of the shortage of housing in Quincy, families with large numb...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Parking lot with shipyards in background. Quincy, Massachusetts

Parking lot with shipyards in background. Quincy, Massachusetts

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

A Syrian neighborhood near the shipyards. Slum area where many shipyard workers live. Winter Street, Quincy, Massachusetts

A Syrian neighborhood near the shipyards. Slum area where many shipyar...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

A large parking lot with the shipyards in the background. Quincy, Massachusetts

A large parking lot with the shipyards in the background. Quincy, Mass...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

The family of John Kelly who works in the Navy yard in south Boston. Their present tenement in Quincy is completely inadequate. They have been unable to move because every real estate agent has turned him down, claiming there was no reason why they should rent to large families when there is such a great demand for decent houses by hundreds of incoming shipyard workers

The family of John Kelly who works in the Navy yard in south Boston. T...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Union meeting of Fore River shipyard workers (IUMSWA-Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilidng Workers of America). One of the topics discussed was defense housing. Quincy, Massachusetts

Union meeting of Fore River shipyard workers (IUMSWA-Industrial Union ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

House on Winter Street, Quincy, Massachusetts. Because of lack of parking facilities, people living in the vicinity of the shipyards are renting car space in their backyards and the lots around their houses for "fifty cents a week."

House on Winter Street, Quincy, Massachusetts. Because of lack of park...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Mr. John Green, president of IUMSWA (Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America), speaking before a union meeting in Quincy, Massachusetts

Mr. John Green, president of IUMSWA (Industrial Union of Marine and Sh...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Union meeting of Fore River shipyard workers (IUMSWA-Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America). One of the topics discussed was defense housing

Union meeting of Fore River shipyard workers (IUMSWA-Industrial Union ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Sign advertising parking space in backlot of a private house in the vicinity of the shipyards in Quincy, Massachusetts

Sign advertising parking space in backlot of a private house in the vi...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Union Meeting of the Fore River shipyard workers in Quincy, Massachusetts (IUMSWA-Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America). Defense housing was discussed

Union Meeting of the Fore River shipyard workers in Quincy, Massachuse...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Before conversion to war production, the New England plant employing this veteran craftsman built rowing shells for varsity crews. The plant now produces life rafts for the Navy

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Before conversion to war prod...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. In a plant producing rowing shells and model ships, life rafts for the Navy are the order of the day. These workers are attaching rope netting to the body of the raft which is made of plywood sections

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. In a plant producing rowing s...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. At his old job making rowing shells for varsity crews, this veteran craftsman now helps produce plywood life rafts for Navy ships. Here he is shown at work on the frame of a rowing shell

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. At his old job making rowing ...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Smooth and shiny as satin instrument covers made from plywood undergo final sanding. The worker operating the electric sander made rowing shells before the plant where he is employed converted to war production

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Smooth and shiny as satin ins...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Plywood is made into life rafts instead of rowing shells since the plant employing this veteran craftsman converted to war production. The worker has converted his skills to war work, and is shown smoothing down a life raft for navy use

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Plywood is made into life raf...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Though they look like satin cushions, these smoothly sanded instrument protectors are made from plywood. Exact purpose of the covers is a military secret. Workers in the foreground are fitting the door on a completed protector

Conversion. Rowing shells to life rafts. Though they look like satin c...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

"Putting on the skin" of this rowing shell was the type of work formerly done by a New England boat builder. The company now produces plywood rafts and instrument coverings under navy contracts

"Putting on the skin" of this rowing shell was the type of work former...

Actual size of negative is E (approximately 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Divisi... more

The lower parish of Nansemond County, Va. with adjoining portions of Norfolk County : Elizabeth City Shire 1634, New Norfolk County 1636, Upper Norfolk County 1637, Nansemond County 1642 /

The lower parish of Nansemond County, Va. with adjoining portions of N...

Shows the names of some residents. Oriented with north toward the upper right. "Copyright 1946 J.H. Granbery." LC Land ownership maps, 1308 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster im... more

The lower parish of Nansemond County, Va. with adjoining portions of Norfolk County : Elizabeth City Shire 1634, New Norfolk County 1636, Upper Norfolk County 1637, Nansemond County 1642 /

The lower parish of Nansemond County, Va. with adjoining portions of N...

Shows early land ownership. Relief shown by hachures. "Copyright 1946 J.H. Granbery." LC Land ownership maps, 1309 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes on the area.

W. K. Gilmore Grain Elevator, East Street, Walpole, Norfolk County, MA

W. K. Gilmore Grain Elevator, East Street, Walpole, Norfolk County, MA

Significance: The W.K. Gilmore Grain Elevator was constructed in the early twentieth century. The original wooden frame structure has been covered with modern siding. Survey number: HAER MA-44

Boston Water Works, Fisher Hill Reservoir & Gatehouse, Fisher Avenue, Brookline, Norfolk County, MA

Boston Water Works, Fisher Hill Reservoir & Gatehouse, Fisher Avenue, ...

Significance: The Fisher Hill reservoir was built in 1887 to the designs of city architect Arthur Vinal, who also designed the High Service Pumping Station, a few hundred yards distant in Brighton, at the same ... more

Twelve-mile Stone, Old Street, Randolph, Norfolk County, MA

Twelve-mile Stone, Old Street, Randolph, Norfolk County, MA

Survey number: HABS MA-128-14 Building/structure dates: 1810 Initial Construction

First Church, Weymouth, Norfolk County, MA
Powder House, 781 Canton Avenue, Milton, Norfolk County, MA

Powder House, 781 Canton Avenue, Milton, Norfolk County, MA

See also HABS MA-2-66 for additional documentation (measured drawings) Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-77 Survey number: HABS MA-2-66-A Building/structure dates: 1812 Initial Construction

Fitch House, Cohasset, Norfolk County, MA
Isaac Davenport House, Milton, Norfolk County, MA

Isaac Davenport House, Milton, Norfolk County, MA

Survey number: HABS MA-465 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 100002421

Adams Mansion, Doghouse, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Adams Mansion, Doghouse, 135 Adams Street, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-336 Survey number: HABS MA-994 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000051

Ruben Ware Mill, Wellesley, Norfolk County, MA
West End Street Railway, Cleveland Circle Car House, Chestnut Hill Avenue & Beacon Street vicinity, Brookline, Norfolk County, MA

West End Street Railway, Cleveland Circle Car House, Chestnut Hill Ave...

Significance: The Cleveland Circle Car House was a depot for the West End Street Railway, the first electric streetcar line in Boston, established in 1889. In the 1890s, this became the largest electric street... more

Twenty-mile Stone, Town Hall vicinity, Walpole, Norfolk County, MA

Twenty-mile Stone, Town Hall vicinity, Walpole, Norfolk County, MA

Survey number: HABS MA-128-24 Building/structure dates: 1740 Initial Construction

Stoughton Water Works, Pumping Station, Central Street, 1700 Block, Stoughton, Norfolk County, MA

Stoughton Water Works, Pumping Station, Central Street, 1700 Block, St...

Significance: This single story brick pumping station has round-arch openings, terra-cotta ornament, a slate roof with terra-cotta tiles, and a slated square ventilator cupola. The doorway ornament features te... more

L. F. Fales Machine Company, East & Elm Streets, Walpole, Norfolk County, MA

L. F. Fales Machine Company, East & Elm Streets, Walpole, Norfolk Coun...

Significance: The L.F. Fales Machine Company was founded in 1894, and in 1898 this one and two-story wood frame complex was begun at the corner of East and Elm Streets. The company manufactured and repaired sp... more

Boston & Providence Railroad, Stoughton Station, 53 Wyman Street, Stoughton, Norfolk County, MA

Boston & Providence Railroad, Stoughton Station, 53 Wyman Street, Stou...

Significance: The train station at Stoughton is one of the last remaining towered stations built in Massachusetts by the railroads during the late 19th and early 20th century. It is also the first and probably... more

Twelve-mile Stone, Commercial Street, Braintree, Norfolk County, MA

Twelve-mile Stone, Commercial Street, Braintree, Norfolk County, MA

Survey number: HABS MA-128-23 Building/structure dates: 1727 Initial Construction

Chickering House, Dover, Norfolk County, MA
Old Railroad House, Granite Railway, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Old Railroad House, Granite Railway, Quincy, Norfolk County, MA

Survey number: HABS MA-150-A Building/structure dates: 1826 Initial Construction

A record of events in Norfolk County, Virginia, from April 19th, 1861, to May 10th, 1862, with a history of the soldiers and sailors of Norfolk County, Norfolk City and Portsmouth, who served in the Confederate States army or navy

A record of events in Norfolk County, Virginia, from April 19th, 1861,...

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