COLLECTION GUIDES

1933-1987

Offsite Storage Inventory

Restrictions on Access

The Thomas Boylston Adams papers are stored offsite and must be requested at least two business days in advance via Portal1791. Researchers needing more than six items from offsite storage should provide additional advance notice. If you have questions about requesting materials from offsite storage, please contact the reference desk at 617-646-0532 or reference@masshist.org.

Note: This collection is UNPROCESSED and closed to researchers pending processing.


Collection Summary

Abstract

This collection consists of the papers of Thomas Boylston Adams, ca. 1933-1987, and includes correspondence relating to the Adams family, Adams Memorial Society, and the Massachusetts Historical Society, as well as thirty-four volumes including diaries and notebooks.

Acquisition Information

The diaries were the gift of Peter B. Adams, Sept. 2002.

Restrictions on Access

The Thomas Boylston Adams papers are stored offsite and must be requested at least two business days in advance via Portal1791. Researchers needing more than six items from offsite storage should provide additional advance notice. If you have questions about requesting materials from offsite storage, please contact the reference desk at 617-646-0532 or reference@masshist.org.

Note: This collection is UNPROCESSED and closed to researchers pending processing.

Summary Description of the Collection

Carton 1SH 154V 0
Papers, ca. 1933-1987
Carton 2SH 154W 1
Papers, ca. 1933-1987
Carton 3SH 154X 2
Diaries, ca. 1949-1970
Carton 4SH 154Y 3
Diaries, ca. 1949-1970

Preferred Citation

Thomas Boylston Adams papers, Massachusetts Historical Society.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in ABIGAIL, the online catalog of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Researchers desiring materials about related persons, organizations, or subjects should search the catalog using these headings.

Persons:

Adams family.

Organizations:

Adams Memorial Society.
Massachusetts Historical Society.

Subjects:

Diaries, 1949-1970