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Historic Newton has many resources to help you research the history of the City of Newton and its residents, buildings, and organizations.

The Archives at Historic Newton, housed at the Jackson Homestead and Museum, contain documents related to Newton's social, cultural, and family history. 

Newton business records are held separately by the City of Newton.

Please review our resources and Frequently Asked Questions, listed in the links below. If you need additional assistance, fill out our Research Request Form.

Researching Your House

Archival Collections

Doing Historic Research

Guides to Historic Preservation and Conservation

About Newton's History

Frequently Asked Questions