Links to Hopedale Related Sites

Adin Ballou – UU site   

Bancroft Memorial Library   

Businessmen of Milford, Ashland, Hopkinton, Hopedale, etc., 1890  

Community House   

Digital Treasures – Old photos from Hopedale, (as well as some copies of The Practical Christian, the newspaper of the Hopedale Community, and the Draper Corporation periodical, Cotto Chats) as well as many other towns and cities of central and western Massachusetts.

Draper plant before demolition by lakesideranch  

Draper demolition – Drone views by   massimages       Peter Ostroskey

Friends of Adin Ballou   

Genealogy – Hopedale families – The Dennett family   The Albee family   Do you have a Hopedale-related family website you’d like added here? Let me know. Email link on homepage. Genealogy section of Ballou’s HIstory of Milford

Hopedale Airport   

Hopedale Country Club   

Hopedale High Alumni Association

Hopedale High Basketball   

Hopedale Pond and Parklands, drone view   

Hopedale Historic Village National Register Nomination  

Hopedale Property Values   

Hopedale Town Government  

Hopedale Women’s History Project  

Little Red Shop Museum   

Lowell National Historical Park – This is probably the only place in New England where you can visit a room filled with Draper looms – eighty-eight of them – many of them running.

Maps – The University of New Hampshire website has topographical maps for Hopedale (Blackstone and Milford quadrangles) and much of the rest of New England and New York for the years 189?, 1946 and 1953.

Massachusetts History – Mass Moments – This day in Massachusetts history. Draper/IWW strike – 1913  


Milford – Wikipedia  

Milford – Vital Records to 1850   

Milford – Adin Ballou’s History of Milford   

Sacred Heart Church   

Ski Hill   

Tour of Hopedale – 2009 – Many photos and excellent narration by Paul Hutchinson.

Union Evangelical Church   

Unitarian Church   

Upton – A brief history and some links.

Friends of Upton State Forest   

Worcester Women’s History Project