These great reads are on the shelves of the Dedham Historical Society and Museums' gift shop shelves just waiting for you to pick up for yourself – or as a gift. The gift shop is open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 4pm & Even Dated Saturdays from 1 – 4pm and is located at 62 High Street, Dedham Square.
Boston’s Ballparks & Arenas by Alan E. Foulds
From the South End Ground to Fenway Park, from Boston Garden to Gillette Stadium, the history of sports in Boston has been tied to the parks & areas in which the teams have met & the athletes competed. Hardback, 244 pages, published 2005. $19.95 plus tax/10% discount for DHS members
1975 Red Sox American League Champions/Images of Baseball by Raymond Sinibaldi
The 1975 American League Champion Boston Red Sox squared off with the Cincinnati Reds is what is widely recognized as one of the best World Series ever played. Soft cover, 126 pages, published 2015 plus tax/10% discount for DHS members
Harvard Football/Images of Sports by Bernard M. Corbett
The history of Harvard University football can be traced back to the very roots of the collegiate game in America. Since 1956, the team has been a perennial contender in the Ivy League. Softcover, 128 pages, published 2002. $19.99 plus tax/10 % discount to DHS members
When the Red Sox Ruled: Baseball’s First Dynasty 1912-1918 by Thomas J. Whalen
In the years before the “Curse of the Bambino” descended on New England, the Boston Red Sox rode major league baseball like a colossus, capturing four World Series titles in seven seasons. The dynasty came to an unceremonious end after the 1918 World Series. Hardcover, 228 pages, published 2011. $24.95 plus tax/10% discount to DHS members.