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New England Historic Genealogical Society

  • 101 Newbury St. Map It
  • Back Bay
  • Library/Archive

Published 07/07/2014

Fodor's Review

Are you related to Miles Standish or Priscilla Alden? The answer may lie here. If your ancestors were pedigreed New Englanders—or if you're just interested in genealogical research of any kind—you can trace your family tree with the help of the society's collections. The society dates from 1845, and is the oldest genealogical organization in the country.

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101 Newbury St., Boston, Massachusetts, 02116, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $15 fee to use facility
  • Tues.,Thurs.–Sat. 9–5, Wed. 9–9

Published 07/07/2014


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