Archive for the 'Business' Category

The Trolly Track Industry

March 20th, 2014 | Comments Off on The Trolly Track Industry

Joel S. Webber House, 188 Chestnut Street

March 10th, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bud — Holyoke, the Town for Fun in This State

February 27th, 2014 | Comments Off on The Bud — Holyoke, the Town for Fun in This State

To Work For Holyoke’s Good

February 14th, 2014 | Comments Off on To Work For Holyoke’s Good

Equi is Honored on 80th Birthday

January 3rd, 2014 | 1 Comment


Suggested Holyoke Books

Mountain Park -- The Holyoke destination we all loved.

Mount Holyoke College

Mount Holyoke College, Postcard History by Donna Albino. Many Holyoke women have attended Mount Holyoke. Author also maintains an amazing MHC website based upon her personal collection.

Holyoke - Chicopee, A Perspective

Holyoke-Chicopee: A Perspective, by Ella Merkel DiCarlo. DiCarlo, a former Transcript columnist offers a fascinating compilation of her essays. Published in 1982, this out-of-print book is worth looking for in the aftermarket.


Holyoke, by Craig Della Penna. The first Holyoke book in the Arcadia series, published in 1997.

Belle Skinner Collection

Belle Skinner Collection, by Ruth Isabel Skinner. Published in 1933, this book is long out of print but copies are still available in the aftermarket.

Mitch Epstein: Family Business

Mitch Epstein: Family Business Published in 2003, available in the aftermarket. Epstein's furniture.