Collections – Revolutionary Spaces

Collections Catalog

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Revolutionary Spaces cares for artifacts, books, and other objects related to the Old State House and Old South Meeting House. The collection and library are currently closed to the public. If you have questions and are a researcher or museum professional, please email If you have questions regarding any books or 2-D collection items, please email

About the Library & Archives

Since 1881, the Bostonian Society, one of the precursors to Revolutionary Spaces, collected, preserved, and made accessible for research a wide range of materials relating to the history of Boston. Highlights of our library collection include sources on New England and Boston history, colonial history and the American Revolution, and Massachusetts Revolutionary War military records. The archives has a wide selection of historical documents, including manuscript collections, financial records, broadsides, maps and plans, and newspapers.

For questions related to the library and archives, please email