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Malden, Massachusetts, USA

Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA

Malden took its name from the borough of Molden in England.
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Malden High School has the second-oldest continuous high school football rivalry in the United States with Medford High School. The first "Thanksgiving Day Game" dates back to 1889.
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Malden includes: Baker Hill, Bell Rock Station, Belmont, Broadway Station, Edgeworth, Faulkner, Fells, Forestdale, Linden Station, Maplewood Station, Middlesex Fells, and Oak Grove.


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  • 1640 - Malden is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1649 - Malden is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1845 - MALDEN. [Pop. 2,514. Inc. 1649.]
    Malden lies on Mystic River, and was originally a part of Charlestown.

    Its chief manufactures are shoes, boots, and leather. Distance from...Read MORE...


  • 1848 - Malden
    MALDEN was originally a part of Charlestown. It was probably incorporated a distinct town about 1649. Some uncertainty exists respecting the exact tim...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Malden
    Malden, a flourishing post-village of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, at the junction of the Medford branch with the Boston and Maine railroad, 6 mil...Read MORE...


  • 1855 - The Boston Rubber She company plant No. 1, built in 1855, was located in Edgeworth...
    Both men and women were employed in the factory, as well as a number of Italian immigrants who attended company-sponsored "Americanization" classes at...Read MORE...


  • 1881 - Malden is incorporated as a city

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Memorial Library

    The Converse Memorial Library – also known as Converse Memorial Building – is a historically significant building designed by noted American architect H. H. Richardson. From 1885 to 1996, it housed the Malden Public Library...... Read MORE...

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  • Malden Massachusetts, 1890
    MALDEN is a prosperous manufacturing and residential city in the southeastern part of Middlesex County, 4 miles north of Boston, with which it is conn...Read MORE...


  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    S. W. Gould & Bros
    Botanic Garden
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    Malden Square and City Hall
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  • News 1895 - Explosion's Quick Work.
    Malden, Mass, Jan. 16.- This city was shaken at midnight by a tremendous explosion at the works of the Malden and Melrose Gaslight company. The large ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Malden
    Malden, a city of Middlesex co., Mass., on a small river of the same name, and on the Boston & Maine Rail road and the Saugus Branch of the Eastern Ra...Read MORE...


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    View from Malden Square, Malden, Mass.
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    Chemical 3 Fire House
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    Boston and Maine R.R. Station, Malden, Mass.
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Pleasant Street
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    Y.M.C.A., 1902
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    The Converse Home
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Baptist Church, 1905
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    First Baptist Church
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    The Hospital
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    Home for aged Persons, Malden, Mass., 1907
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Malden Auditorium, Malden, Mass., 1907
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Kernwood Club
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Pumping Station, Spot Pond
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  • News 1911 - STICKS TO BLAZING ENGINE. Only When Train Reaches Station Does Engineer Leave His Post.
    MALDEN, Mass., Jan. 6.- With the woodwork of the cab ablaze and a shower of sparks streaming behind, Engineer Goodwin drove a Boston & Maine locomotiv...Read MORE...


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    Bird's Eye View of City from Waite's Mount Looking West, Malden, Mass. (1911)
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  • Malden, Massachusetts, USA
    Glenwood School
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    Centre Methodist Episcopal Church, Malden, Mass.
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    High School
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    Home of the Malden Evening News
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    Pleasant Street showing Mystic Theatre
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    The Boulevard Along Spot Pond, Malden, Mass.
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    Odd Fellows Temple
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    Beebe Jr. High School
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    First Parish Universalist Church, Malden, Mass.
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Memorial Library

The Converse Memorial Library – also known as Converse Memorial Building – is a historically significant building designed by noted American architect H. H. Richardson. From 1885 to 1996, it housed the Malden Public Library...... Read MORE...

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S. W. Gould & Bros
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Malden Square and City Hall

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View from Malden Square, Malden, Mass.

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Boston and Maine R.R. Station, Malden, Mass.

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Pleasant Street

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Chemical 3 Fire House

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Y.M.C.A., 1902

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The Converse Home
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Baptist Church, 1905

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First Baptist Church

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The Hospital

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Home for aged Persons, Malden, Mass., 1907

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Malden Auditorium, Malden, Mass., 1907

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Kernwood Club

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Pumping Station, Spot Pond

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Bird's Eye View of City from Waite's Mount Looking West, Malden, Mass. (1911)

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Glenwood School

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Centre Methodist Episcopal Church, Malden, Mass.

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High School

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Odd Fellows Temple

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Home of the Malden Evening News

Malden, Massachusetts, USA

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Pleasant Street showing Mystic Theatre

Malden, Massachusetts, USA

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The Boulevard Along Spot Pond, Malden, Mass.

Malden, Massachusetts, USA

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Beebe Jr. High School

Malden, Massachusetts, USA

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First Parish Universalist Church, Malden, Mass.

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  • 1640 - Malden is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1649 - Malden is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1845 - MALDEN. [Pop. 2,514. Inc. 1649.]
    Malden lies on Mystic River, and was originally a part of Charlestown.

    Its chief manufactures are shoes, boots, and leather. Distance... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Malden
    MALDEN was originally a part of Charlestown. It was probably incorporated a distinct town about 1649. Some uncertainty exists respecting the exact... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Malden
    Malden, a flourishing post-village of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, at the junction of the Medford branch with the Boston and Maine railroad, 6... Read MORE...

  • 1855 - The Boston Rubber She company plant No. 1, built in 1855, was located in Edgeworth...
    Both men and women were employed in the factory, as well as a number of Italian immigrants who attended company-sponsored "Americanization" classes... Read MORE...

  • 1881 - Malden is incorporated as a city

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • Malden Massachusetts, 1890
    MALDEN is a prosperous manufacturing and residential city in the southeastern part of Middlesex County, 4 miles north of Boston, with which it is... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Malden
    Malden, a city of Middlesex co., Mass., on a small river of the same name, and on the Boston & Maine Rail road and the Saugus Branch of the Eastern... Read MORE...

  • News  1895 - Explosion's Quick Work.
    Malden, Mass, Jan. 16.- This city was shaken at midnight by a tremendous explosion at the works of the Malden and Melrose Gaslight company. The large ... Read MORE...

  • News  1911 - STICKS TO BLAZING ENGINE. Only When Train Reaches Station Does Engineer Leave His Post.
    MALDEN, Mass., Jan. 6.- With the woodwork of the cab ablaze and a shower of sparks streaming behind, Engineer Goodwin drove a Boston & Maine... Read MORE...

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