Massachusetts Archives Collection

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The Massachusetts Archives Collection contains 328 volumes about early Massachusetts history (1629-1799). It is also called the Felt Collection. Rev. Joseph Felt organized most of the collection in the 1830s; the last third was added in the late nineteenth century.[1]

Access the collection at the Massachusetts Archive. Most of the collection is available on microfilm.

Several finding aids are available to help locate records of interest.


  1. "Massachusetts Archives Collection," Massachusetts Archives ( : accessed 26 May 2011), click Searchable Collections, Massachusetts Archives Collection Database, volume descriptions.