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The Daily Genealogist: Holmes Public Library, Massachusetts

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Valerie Beaudrault

Valerie Beaudrault
Assistant Editor

Holmes Public Library, Massachusetts
 
The Holmes Public Library is located in the town of Halifax, which is in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. The library has provided access to a number of resources in the Halifax Digital History section on its website. Click on the Reference tab in the menu bar and select Halifax History from the dropdown list.

Digital Books on Halifax History
The Holmes Public Library links to several books on various aspects of the history of Halifax. Most of the volumes are available through Internet Archive.

The Torch: Silver Lake Regional High School Yearbooks
The library also has digitized yearbooks from Silver Lake Regional High School from 1959 through 2011, available through Internet Archive. The regional high school serves the towns of Halifax, Kingston, and Plympton.

SAILS Digital History Collection
The SAILS Digital History Collection has drawn its resources from the historical collections of libraries in the SAILS library network covering forty communities in southeastern Massachusetts. Items in the SAILS digital library include cemetery records from Carver, historical postcards from West Bridgewater, Middleborough Public Library's cranberry collection, and Rochester's Historic and Architectural Survey, as well as resources from other network members in East Bridgewater, Fall River, Halifax, Hanson, Plainville, and Wrentham. The SAILS Digital History Collection is a work in progress, which will grow as member libraries add their collections.


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