Medford Photographs from the Library Collection

The Library owns a large collection of historical photographs of Medford places, events, and people. Click here to access the list of images.

Images from the collection are available for educational, commercial, and personal use. Please contact the Reference Department at 781-395-7950 to make arrangements.

There is no charge for photo use but we request that you use the credit line:

“Photo courtesy of the Medford Public Library”.

Historic Streetscape.

Additional Photograph Resources

Digital Commonwealth

This site provides access to photographs, manuscripts, books, audio recordings, and other materials of historical interest that have been digitized and made available by members of Digital Commonwealth, a statewide consortium of libraries, museums, archives, and historical societies from across Massachusetts. Digital Commonwealth includes over 500 images of Medford including photographs, postcards, advertising ephemera and maps.