Massachusetts Archives Collection
The Massachusetts Archives Collection contains 328 volumes about early Massachusetts history (1629-1799). It is also called the Felt Collection. Rev. Joseph Felt organized most of the collection in the 1830s; the last third was added in the late nineteenth century.
Access the collection at the Massachusetts Archive. Most of the collection is available on microfilm.
Several finding aids are available to help locate records of interest.
- Search the Archive's online index. Only 18 of the 328 volumes are indexed.
- View an online list of volumes 1-99.
- View an online list of volumes 100-199.
- View an online list of volumes 200-238.
- View the card index on FHL microfilm.
- Tables of content and name indexes are available for many of the volumes.