tintype photo of Philetus "Watson" Burnett,
Philetus “Watson” Burnett, courtesy of Stone House Museum, Belchertown, MA

Special projects bring together various historical organizations in the Pioneer Valley to share their expertise and treasures with each other and with the rest of the community.

Follow the links below to learn about our recent projects.

2021 Documenting Early Black Lives in the Connecticut River Valley

2020 Revolution Happened Here

2018 The Future of Our Past

2016 Herencia Latina

2014 Made in the Valley

2013 The Connecticut River and Its Tributaries

2013 Research Finding Aids Project

2012 Disasters in the Valley

2011 Remarkable Women of the Pioneer Valley

2010 Folk Art

2009 Vacationing in the Valley

2008 Pioneer Valley & The California Gold Rush