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Reading Local History Books


The Reading Public Library owns books about Reading history which are also available online through the efforts of the Internet Archive.

Reading Historical Images


These photographs have been the property of the Reading Public Library for many years. They were digitized with the support of a grant from the Reading Celebration Trust's Historical Preservation Fund. One portion of the collection was the personal photo album of Mrs. Albert F. (Martha Cook)…[More]

Walkable Reading


"Walkable Reading" is audio tour of historic houses in Reading, Mass.

Antique Postcard Collection


Most items in this collection were generously donated to the Library by Henry "Spud" Murphy ("The Murphy Postcard Collection). Others smaller portions were donated by Carl Soule, Jr., Beverly Stone, and other individual donations. Digitized with the support of a grant from the Reading Celebration…[More]