House History

House History

Medford Resources

Massachusetts and New England

Massachusetts State Archives
Secretary of the Commonwealth
Massachusetts Archives
220 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125

Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics
150 Mount Vernon St., 1st Fl. Dorchester, MA 02125-3105
Main Telephone: (617) 740-2600

Middlesex County Registry of Deeds
208 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02141 (617) 679-6300

Historic New England is a regional heritage organization. HNE offers some consultation services and resources for homeowners, as a well as an Historic Homeowner program.

Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation Historic Curatorship Program 

Massachusetts Historic Landscape Preservation Initiative 

Preservation Massachusetts

National Resources

National Register of Historic Places The City of Medford contains hundreds of sites and structures having architectural, archeological, or historical significance. Medford currently has two city-designated Historic Districts, and one National Historic District.At the present time, 30 Medford properties are listed on the National Register, two of which have been designated as National Historic Landmarks by the Secretary of the Interior.

National Park Service: Technical Preservation Services

Preservation Directory

Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Historic House