Browse Collections (7 total)

Swampscott Through the Years: A pictorial history


Images of Swampscott over time, including street scenes and townspeople,

Swampscott Buildings


Interior and exterior views of Swampscott buildings, including shops, stores, inns, schools and the Swampscott Public Library.

Humphrey Street, Swampscott, Mass.


Images of Humphrey Street, one of the most important thoroughfares in the town of Swampscott, Mass. The collection includes a series of images showing the project to widen Humphrey Street.

Swampscott Schools


Images of Swampscott students, including class pictures and group photos of sports teams.

Swampscott Town Departments


Images of the Swampscott Police and Fire Departments buildings and personnel

Swampscott's Neighboring Towns


Images from Swampscott's neighboring towns. This collection includes photos of Nahant, Lynn Woods in Lynn, Mass., and of the great fire in Salem, Mass.

Librarians by the sea : podcast learning series


This is a collection of podcasts featuring highlights of Swampscott, MA history.
The interviews were conducted by a librarian from the Swampscott Public Library in collaboration with long time members of the Swampscott community. Recording sessions began during the Covid – 19 pandemic of 2020…[More]