Currently our slide collection is composed of approximately 700 slides. They may be viewed upon request, but are not available for circulation. If a copy or print is desired, please contact the Special Collections Librarian. While they are not individually catalogued, the subdivisions are as follows:
These slides were taken in the 1970s, after the demolition of the south side of Main Street, Bank Street, etc.
Fire (of a particular house on River Street),
Fort Massachusetts site
Interviews (people interviewed by the project)
These are additional slides from the same series.
Overview (aerial or hilltop views)
Views (yet to be identified)
Misc (yet to be identified)
Group 1 & 2: These slides came to us from private individuals. They are slides of original images of historic interest.
Flood (which one yet to be determined)
Hoosac Tunnel (mostly during construction. We have originals of most of these)
Group 3: William Kirby Collection (donated by North Adams Historical Society)
- Slides of part of the North Adams Artery Arcade Project, pre-1958 to post-1959