Browse Items (12 total)

  • Coverage contains "Crystal Lake (Wakefield, Mass.)"

Then_now_2010_Emma_Kraus_1.jpg
Creator: Kraus, Emma
Date: 2010
Description: "The reason I chose this photo is because I live across the street from J.J. Round Park. It was so beautiful until people wrote graffiti all over the rocks and smashed beer bottles. Trees grew in back…[More]

Then_now_2011_Cole_Kraus.jpg
Creator: Kraus, Cole
Date: 2011
Description: Original photo taken by Joseph Payro on December 24, 1939 shows a locomotive heading south towards Melrose along the shore of Crystal Lake in Greenwood. Current photo taken by Cole Kraus, 2011.

walsh_postcard1.jpg
Date: [1930-1939?]
Description: Postcard shows a view over Crystal Lake looking north from the top of Hart's Hill. Main Street is visible in the foreground. On the far shore the Crystal Lake water filtration plant can be seen. At…[More]
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard117.jpg
Date: [1900?]
Description: Postcard shows a view of Crystal Lake and Wakefield looking northwest from the top of Hart's Hill.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard2.jpg
Date: ca. 1906
Description: Postcard shows a view over Crystal Lake looking west from the top of Hart's Hill.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

walsh_postcard5.jpg
Description: Postcard shows a view over Crystal Lake looking roughly southwest. The railroad line from Boston is visible in the foreground.
Collection: Wakefield Postcards

locomotive_from_greenwood_bridge.jpg
Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 1916
Description: Photograph taken in 1916 shows a locomotive heading south towards Melrose along the shore of Crystal Lake in Greenwood.

locomotive_near_crystal_lake1939.jpg
Creator: Payro, J. (Joseph C.), 1862-1953
Date: 12-24-1939
Description: Photograph taken on December 24, 1939 shows a locomotive heading south towards Melrose along the shore of Crystal Lake in Greenwood. The Harts Hill forest fire watch tower is visible in the upper…

mld06_backcover.jpg
Date: 1913
Description: "William E. Eaton's 'Handbook of Wakefield : a stranger's guide and residents' manual' describes this scene from Harts Hill: 'The natural character of the country in and about Wakefield flanked on…[More]

mld91_august.jpg
Date: 1905
Description: "For more than three decades, there was substantial discussion and debate regarding domestic water supply to the town of Wakefield. In 1872, a group of concerned citizens petitioned the legislature to…[More]

MLD0701.jpg
Date: 1927
Description: "In March and April, 1927, Town Meeting voted to build a water filtration plant at Crystal Lake. The project began on July 5th, 1927 with A.P. Rounds of Stoneham winning the contract with his low bid…[More]

mld17_september.jpg
Date: 09-1938
Description: "The Great New England Hurricane of 1938 is reported to be one of the deadliest and most destructive tropical cyclones to impact New England. The storm, estimated to have made landfall as a Category 3…[More]