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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Waltham came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Waltham in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Waltham. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Waltham is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Waltham post office opened in 1817 and had closed by 1913.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Waltham:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

List of Post Offices in the United States (1870)
Published by the Government Printing Office

Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851)
Published by W. & J.C. Greer, Printers

U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846)
Published by John T. Towers

George#&160;F. Cram Map of Massachusetts (1901)
Published by George F. Cram& Co.

Shell Oil Road Map for Massachusetts (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Waltham in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Waltham for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Waltham. See our Misc Page for Waltham for more information.


Railroad Mentions of Waltham:

Waltham was mentioned in the following schedule:

Greyhound Bus Time Table (November 1931)

The official website for Waltham: www.city.waltham.ma.us/

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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