Browse Items (9 total)

  • Subject contains "First Baptist Church (Wakefield, Mass.)"

Date: ca. 1918
Description: "Organized in 1794 as the South Reading Branch of the Baptist Church of Woburn, and in 1798 as the Baptist Society in the First Parish, the First Baptist Church built its first meeting house on Salem…[More]

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 07-16-2008
Description: Photos show views of the First Baptist Church located at 8 Lafayette Street on the west side of the Upper Common at the corner of Common Street. Built around 1872, the high style Italianate building…[More]

Creator: Bruce, Sofia
Date: 2010
Description: "I like this picture and copied it because it's next to Yale Ave where I live. The town hall has changed a lot but the rest looks the same." - caption provided by Sofia Bruce (age 7), contest winner.[More]

Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1930

Creator: MacDonald, Julia
Date: 2010
Description: "The reason I chose to take a now picture of the YMCA is because of how much the YMCA has been involved in my life during my childhood. Since I moved to Wakefield in the 2nd grade my mom has sent me…[More]

Date: [1950-1959?]
Description: Postcard shows the west side of Main Street with the Wakefield YMCA on the left, the 1872 Baptist Church in the center, and the Lafayette Building (Town Hall) in the background behind the trees. On…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Date: [1970-1979?]
Description: Postcard shows the First Baptist Church on the west side of Wakefield Common. The church was organized in 1804 and the present building was built in 1872.;"Photo by William Keech."
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Description: Postcard shows a view from the eastern shore of Lake Quannapowitt toward the Common.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

Description: Postcard shows the First Baptist Church on Main Street. The Church is the third building on the site, and was dedicated on December 11, 1872.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards