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For other items in Digital Commonwealth related to Holyoke History, search the entire repository here. Then use the left menu to limit your search results to Holyoke. This eliminates numerous items related to Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley.
For addtional fire insurance maps of Holyoke (1885-1915), see the Library of Congress Sanborn Atlases of Holyoke.
1) Town Reports/Municipal Registers
The municipal registers are packed with information in the form of detailed annual reports from all town department heads: Select Municipal Registers are available digitally at the History Room's GoogleBookshelf.
Click the Reading Room link above to see the whole collection, or access individual titles below. Each title is available to view or download as a PDF document or in another format. Free online access to these materials is made possible by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Boston Public Library's Digitization Lab.
Holyoke Today: penned and pictured - 1887
Illustrated and Descriptive Holyoke
Holyoke Past and Present, circa 1895
Picturesque Hampden - Part II : West - 1891
Picturesque Hampshire 1890
Holyoke Daily Transcript Special Industrial Edition - circa 1897
Report of the History and Present Condition of the Hadley Falls Company - 1853
Holyoke Old and New... 1873-1923
Holyoke Past and Present Progress and Prosperity ... Souvenir 1910
The Story of Holyoke, Massachusetts in Painting and Prose (Holyoke Public Library Murals)
Holyoke Centennial Program - 1973
The Story of Holyoke by Wyatt E. Harper
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