Resources - Historical Societies


Links to Town Historical Society Web Sites on Cape Cod and the Islands


The genealogical holdings of the historical societies of the Cape and Islands range from biographies, genealogies, diaries and letters to captains' logs, applications to the National Historical Register and vintage photographs. Contact the individual historical society to inquire about holdings for specific families.


Cape Cod

Barnstable Historical Society


Bourne Historical Society


Brewster Historical Society


Chatham Historical Society


Dennis Historical Society


Eastham Historical Society


Falmouth Historical Society and Falmouth Museums on the Green


Harwich Historical Society and Brooks Academy Museum


Orleans Historical Society and Meetinghouse Museum


Historic Provincetown


Truro Historical Society and Lighthouse Museum


Wellfleet Historical Society and Museum


Historical Society of Old Yarmouth


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The Islands

Martha's Vineyard Historical Society


Nantucket Historical Association


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