Lincoln Public Library

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1:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday's hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday's hours
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday's hours

Online Collections

The Lincoln Town Archives is in the process of adding local historical items to the Internet Archive and Digital Commonwealth.  These works are searchable and we hope will provide greater access for our patrons.

War Memorial Book

Given to the town in 1960 by the Veterans Memorial Committee, this book holds the names of those men and women of the town of Lincoln who served their country in time of war.

Town Reports

Reports from 1871 - 2016 on Internet Archive

Financial Section & Warrant for Annual Town Meeting

2002 - 2017 on Internet Archive 

Joshua Child Collection 

Joshua worked as a farmer, weaver, and trader and served as a constable and selectman for the Town of Lincoln. Two of his sons served as Lincoln Minute Men on April 19, 1775. The collection comprises deeds, wills, correspondence, and other financial and legal documents from the mid-18th to the mid-19th century.

Farrar Historical Houses Manuscript, c. 1935

Photographs of historical Lincoln houses constructed ca. 1700-1835 and lists of past home owners; on Digital Commonwealth.

See the photos

Flip through the manuscript

Lincoln Town Archives Website

A work in progress: new images, collections and exhibits are being added gradually.

Lincoln Town Archives on Digital Commonwealth

A selection of municipal records, manuscripts, books, photographs, audio-visual materials, and other ephemera documenting the history of Lincoln from 1746 to the present.



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Vault Information

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Materials may be viewed by apppointment with the archivist.

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