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Roxbury Historical Society records and collections

Identifier: Z20-007

Content Description

The Roxbury Historical Society was organized as the Roxbury Military Historical Society in 1891, reorganized as the Roxbury Historical Society on April 10, 1901 and incorporated on May 15, 1901. The Society researches and preserves community memory by collecting oral histories and offering opportunities for historical presentations and discussions. The records include the Dillaway-Thomas House files, the James Breedan papers, Danny Schechter papers, Bill Owens papers, and Mel King papers.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • Creation: 1965 - 1985



20 cubic feet (21 boxes, 119/6)