Browse Items (21 total)

  • Collection: Winthrop Public Library and Museum - Photographs

gus.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 01-2019
Description: Gus and Martha attend story hour every Friday.

twins.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 9-14-2019
Description: 14 month old twins, Harper and Addison, got their first library cards today. Children's Librarian Mary Kate Schulte in the background.

Skye prize winner 2018.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 09-04-2018
Description: Skye receives the grand prize.

first visit.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 03-08-2017
Description: Female baby visiting the library

fenno relative.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 05-19-2017
Description: Mildred Lee Seibert of Chatham with a photo of John Fracker Fenno, State Rep from North Chelsea in 1852. She is his great-great granddaughter.

polansky in winthrop.jpg
Creator: Osborne, Mary Lou
Date: 12-2015
Description: Cummings, Arthur E. (retired) and David Polansky, musician, and former student of Mr. Cummings. Mr. Cummings was also a school principal in Winthrop. The Cummings School is named after him.

WPL_DeLeo_Donation.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 01-11-2016
Description: Speaker of the House, Robert A. DeLeo (left) brought Michael Caro, VP of AirMall, to the library with a check for the library, which was presented to Library Director Diane Wallace. The Speaker also…[More]

WPL_Story_Time.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 01-29-2016
Description: Mom and son reading while waiting for Story Time to begin (January 29, 2016)

WPL_CREW_Poets.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 05-14-2015
Description: CREW Poets read their own poetry in the Hazlett Room at the library as part of the Winthrop Arts and Letters Crawl, May 14, 2015.
CREW: Chelsea, Revere, Everett & Winthrop

WPL_teens.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Description: Winthrop teens using the library after school; in the Kinney Room

WPL_Trustees_finish.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Date: 12-2015
Description: Two trustees were honored for their work on the Board at their last meeting. Dr. James Matarazzo (10 years) and Mrs. Maria Ferri (4 years). On hand for the festivities were Virginia Wallace…

WPL_book_drop.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Description: Ruth Garcia (of Norwood), Noble Grand of the Rebekah Lodge and Ronald Bergman, Chair of the Library Board of Trustees, shown with the new book drop that the Lodge purchased. On the front steps of the…[More]

WPL_Trustees_check.jpg
Creator: Wallace, Diane
Description: Ms. Mary O'Brien presents a check for $100,000 to the Library Board from the estate of her late cousin, life-long Winthrop resident Thomas L. O'Brien Jr.

WPL_frost-reading-room-1900_access.jpg
Date: 1899-1900
Description: View from the main room of the Frost Public Library (now the Winthrop Public Library & Museum) ca. 1900 into the north reading room. The wall on which Lincoln's portrait hangs, left, no longer exists…[More]

WPL_frost-circulation-desk-1900_access.jpg
Date: 1899-1900
Description: View of the main room with original circulation desk, stacks and balcony of the Frost Public Library (now the Winthrop Public Library & Museum) ca. 1900. Most of the architectural details remain save…[More]

WPL_library_construction_access.jpg
Date: 11-1899
Description: Exterior construction of the Frost Building (now known as the Winthrop Public Library & Museum) completed and interior construction underway, February, 1899