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  • Subject contains "Memorials"

Creator: Bruce, David
Date: 2010
Description: "As Sofia and I walked around town, taking pictures for the Library's Wakefield Then & Now Photo Contest, I thought of the original picture postcard of The Rockery, postmarked 1914, with a young boy…[More]

Creator: Hill, Loren
Date: 2010
Description: "The unique rock structure on Main Street honored local town history. It was inviting, almost pastoral, as illustrated by the young lad and his relaxed pose. Today the area is less inviting. No…[More]

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 09-18-2007
Description: Photos show views of the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial, a granite column erected in 1902 to commemorate Wakefield's Civil War casualties. The monument is located on the Common approximately opposite…[More]

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 10-21-2007
Description: Photos show views of the granite memorial with a bronze plaque listing Wakefield's firefighters who have died. The monument is located near the chapel at the entrance to Lakeside Cemetery on North…[More]

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 09-22-2007
Description: Photos show front and rear views of the granite memorial with a bronze plaque listed Wakefield's casualties in the two wars. The monument is located at the extreme south end of the Upper Common.

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 09-18-2007
Description: Photos show views of the granite memorial with a bronze plaque listing Wakefield's casualties in the Great War. The monument is located near the south end of the Upper Common.

Creator: Klapes, Jeffrey M. , 1964-
Date: 04-25-2008
Description: Photos show views of the Rockery in the middle of Main Street at the intersection of Crescent Street. The Rockery was contructed to beautify the area in the 1880s, and at the time was often called…[More]

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Original image from the Melrose Camera Club Photo Album

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Original image from the Melrose Camera Club Photo Album

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Original image from the Melrose Camera Club Photo Album

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Located in Wyoming Cemetery

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Original image from the Melrose Camera Club Photo Album

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Located in Wyoming Cemetery

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Original image from the Melrose Camera Club Photo Album

Creator: Melrose Camera Club (Melrose, Mass.)
Date: 1947
Description: Built by the WPA in 1935

Creator: Sardella, Mark S. , 1951-
Date: 12-2007 to 02-2008
Description: Photos show views of the World War Two Memorial on the Common approximately opposite Park Street, financed by citizens' donations to commemorate Wakefield's casualties. The monument was sponsored by…[More]

Creator: Sprattler, Timothy
Date: 2010
Description: The Class of 1943 gave this Japanese Stone Lantern in memory of their classmates who died serving the country in World War II in the Pacific Theater. The Class has also established a book fund at the…[More]

Creator: Sprattler, Timothy
Date: 2010
Description: The Class of 1943 gave this Japanese Stone Lantern in memory of their classmates who died serving the country in World War II in the Pacific Theater. The Class has also established a book fund at the…[More]

Creator: Sprattler, Timothy
Date: 2010
Description: The Class of 1943 gave this Japanese Stone Lantern in memory of their classmates who died serving the country in World War II in the Pacific Theater. The Class has also established a book fund at the…[More]