The front of the Lyman & Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History

The Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History is known for its local history research facilities, its comprehensive program of changing exhibitions, its diverse educational offerings, and it’s wide ranging collections illuminating the history of the Connecticut River Valley.

The Indian Motocycle Collection is the largest collection of Indian cycles and memorabilia in the world. The Firearms Collection includes more than 1,600 firearms, with the largest collection of Smith & Wesson guns in the world. The Automobile Collection includes an 1899 Knox, a 1901 Crestmobile, a 1925 Rolls-Royce roadster, and a 1928 Rolls-Royce roadster.

Collections

Annie Lewis, 1878, George F. Bottume

Annie Lewis, 1878, George F. Bottume

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Indian Scout 101, 1929, Indian Motocycle Co., Springfield, MA

Indian Scout 101, 1929, Indian Motocycle Co., Springfield, MA

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Domestic Fire Bucket – G. Ashmun No.2, Unknown

Domestic Fire Bucket – G. Ashmun No.2, Unknown

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