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Digital Newton

Digital Photographs

Assembled here are some collections of historical photographs relating to Newton's past. Some of the collections showcase the various villages of Newton at different times in their history, while others focus on the Newton Free Library, its buildings, and staff. There are several collections that depict such a multitude of subjects that they could not be confined to any specific categories. Learn more by visiting our collections on Digital CommonwealthThis is by no means a comprehensive list:

City Departments

Glass Plate Negatives, Lantern Slides, & Metal Plate Negative

Houses & Buildings


Newton Free Library 


Political Cartoons

Schools & Colleges

Trade Cards & Post Cards

Villages of Newton