Welcome! This site is a joint project of the Granville Public Library Historical Room and the Noble & Cooley Center for Historic Preservation, located in Granville, Massachusetts. Our goal is to digitally preserve and share Granville history.

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Mabel Rivers, Harold Nelson, Ruth Nelson

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Mabel Rivers, Harold Nelson, Ruth Nelson. The dog is probably the Nelson family dog, Jack.

Major Nelson With Long Gun at Big Falls, Hubbard River, West Granville, MA.

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Major Nelson at Big Falls, Hubbard River, West Granville, MA.

Group of Children, West Granville, MA.

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A group of West Granville children in a George Aldrich photo.

Florence Shepherd, Anna Shepherd, Charles Cooley, Lloyd Ransom, May Hague.

Old Brodrib Place Near Hubbard River

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Photo taken at the "old Brodrib place." The original photo was printed in reverse with the door on the left (wrong) side. The photo as shown here has…

James Hague (1909-2007) and May Aldrich (1913-2005) Wedding, 1939

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Wedding party, James Hague and May Aldrich, 08 Jul 1939.

Left to right:
Aileen Ferris, Louisa Reeves, Leona Aldrich Clifford, May Aldrich Hague,…