Discussing next Sunday's open house at the F. Holland Day House, home to the Norwood Historical Society, are (from left) Maureen Graney, John Grove, Jean Detrick, Patricia Fanning, and Barbara … Continue reading This Day In Norwood History-April 6, 1997-Events dust off the life and art of once-renowned photographer F. Holland Day
A subtle treasure During a recent restoration of pioneer photographer Fred Holland Day’s home in Norwood, project workers came across quite a find: original rolls of 1890s wallpapers, stored by … Continue reading This Day In Norwood History-March 12, 1998-Reproducing 19th-century wallpaper discovered in the Day House attic
In 1901, the Norwood Literary Society voted “that an effort should be made to form a Norwood Historical Society, while we people among us to tell its history, and give … Continue reading This Day In Norwood History-February 14, 1907-Norwood Historical Society Founded
Using photos donated or loaned to the Society’s Archives and published records, here is the storyof the Tanneyhill & Diggs families, prominent Black families both in Norwood and beyond.
Dedham Society and Servants Among Legatees Fred Holland Day NORWOOD, Nov 16—The will of Fred Holland Day, last of a well-known old family of this town, who died on Nov … Continue reading This Day In Norwood History-November 16, 1933-Many Bequests In Will of F Holland Day
Ann E. Tanneyhill By Norwood Historical Society Board Members Laurie Kearney, Linda Rau and Karen DeNapoli To commemorate Black History Month and to honor the first Black woman from Norwood … Continue reading Wonderful Women of Norwood: Ann Elizabeth Tanneyhill