Digital Collections

Digital Collections

The Gloucester City Archives is working to digitize portions of its extensive holdings. As digitization projects are completed, access to the digitized items will be provided through this site. Check back frequently to see the progress.

Gloucester Town Records

Gloucester Selectmen’s Records

Gloucester Vital Records

Gloucester Commoner’s Books

Gloucester City Directories

Digitized versions of the Gloucester City Directories from the 1860’s to the 1990’s are available through the Internet Archive. Use the link below to access the Sawyer Free Library’s list of links to individual volumes.

Digital Heritage

Architectural Plans and Drawings

Original Architectural Plans for Gloucester City Hall (PDF)

Maps of Gloucester and Cape Ann

Map of Gloucester by William Saville, June 21, 1823 (PDF)

List of Vessels Belonging to the District of Gloucester

Merchant Vessels of the United States