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General Contact Information:

Cambridge Historical Commission
Lombardi Building
831 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd Floor
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

Phone: (617) 349-4683  Fax: (617) 349-3116
TTY: (617) 349-6112 (for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing, or who have communication disabilities)

E-mail: histcomm@cambridgema.gov  or,
for neighborhood conservation district related issues, please use: histncds@cambridgema.gov

Office Hours:  (Mon) 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM; (Tues-Thurs) 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM; (Fri) 8:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Research Hours:  (Mon) 4:00 - 7:00 PM; (Tues-Thurs) 9:30 - 11:30 AM and 2:00 - 4:00 PM; (Fri) Closed to research


Please direct general research questions, such as family, site, or architectural history questions, to the above mailing address, phone number, or e-mail address.  Please check our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for common research questions and answers.

CHC Staff:

Charles Sullivan, Executive Director
phone: (617) 349-4684 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: csullivan@cambridgema.gov
Contact Charlie if you have questions regarding technical preservation issues, the Avon Hill NCD, Old Cambridge Historic District, preservation restrictions, or preservation grants.

Kathleen L. Rawlins (Kit), Assistant Director
phone: (617) 349-4685 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: krawlins@cambridgema.gov
Contact Kit if you have questions regarding educational programs, photograph reproduction orders and permissions, or billing concerns.

Susan Maycock, Survey Director
phone: (617) 349-4688 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: smaycock@cambridgema.gov
Contact Susan if you have questions about the architectural inventory, survey publications, or exterior paint colors.

Sarah Boyer, Oral History Project Coordinator
phone: (617) 349-6171 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: sboyer@cambridgema.gov
Contact Sarah Boyer if you have questions about the current Area Four oral history project, the recent World War II oral history publication, or other oral history projects.

Sarah Burks, Preservation Planner
phone: (617) 349-4687 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: sburks@cambridgema.gov
Contact Sarah Burks if you have questions regarding historic districts, the Harvard Square neighborhood conservation district, landmarks, or demolition review.

Samantha Paull, Preservation Administrator
phone: (617) 349-4686 or TTY: (617) 349-6112
Fax: (617) 349-3116
e-mail: spaull@cambridgema.gov
Contact Samantha Paull if you have questions regarding the Mid Cambridge or Half Crown-Marsh Neighborhood Conservation Districts, or the web site.

 

Commission Members:

All correspondence to commission members should be mailed to the care of:

Cambridge Historical Commission
Lombardi Building
831 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd Fl.
Cambridge, MA 02139

The correspondence will be forwarded directly to the commission member by CHC staff.

Jump ahead to see member information for the following commissions:

Members and Alternates of the
Cambridge Historical Commission

William B. King, Chair

Bruce Irving, Vice Chair

William G. Barry, Jr.

M. Wyllis Bibbins

Robert G. Crocker

Chandra Harrington

Jo M. Solet

Shary Berg, Alternate

Joseph V. Ferrara, Alternate

Susannah Barton Tobin, Alternate

(updated February 11, 2013)

 

 

 

Members and Alternates of the
Avon Hill Neighborhood Conservation District Commission

Constantin von Wentzel, Chair

Mark Golberg, Vice Chair

Robert G. Crocker

Catherine Henn

Heli Meltsner

Arthur Bardige, Alternate

Theresa Hamacher, Alternate

John Sanzone, Alternate

(updated January 13, 2014)

 

 

 

Members and Alternates of the
Half Crown-Marsh Neighborhood Conservation District Commission

James Van Sickle, Chair

Judith Dortz

William King

Deborah Masterson

Marie-Pierre Dillenseger, Alternate

Peter Schur, Alternate

Charles Smith, Alternate

(updated January 13, 2014)

 

 

 

Members and Alternates of the
Mid Cambridge Neighborhood Conservation District Commission

Nancy Goodwin, Chair

Tony Hsiao, Vice Chair

Lestra Litchfield

Chuck Redmon

Margaret McMahon, Alternate

Sue-Ellen Myers, Alternate

Monika Pauli, Alternate

 (updated March 26, 2014)

 

 

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