stories told by collections
The first story is from a deposition given by an unwed mother concerning the paternity of her child, dated 1737. The town was very concerned with such matters, not so much to punish the offenders but to establish financial responsibility for a child which might become a burden to taxpayers.
Object Number: 1988.008.001 - Donor: Kathy Adams
tales from the archives
- Sears & Roebuck Windmills
- George Greenleaf House
- Harkaway Road: Lithuanian Community
valentine's Collection Video
The North Andover Historical Society has a collection of Civil War era Valentine Cards. The card collection also includes children's cards from the 1930s and 1940s. Carol Majahad, Executive Director highlights the contents of this unique collection.