Clemens Gallery

Historical Collections of the Hingham Library

February 29 - April 23

Have you ever been curious about some of the hidden treasures in the Hingham Public Library’s historical collections? Visit the Clemens Gallery in the Library’s main lobby this month to see some of the collection’s important pieces including artwork by renowned artists Frank Vining Smith and Beatrice Baxter Ruyl, portraits of John R. Brewer and Albert Fearing,  a land deed signed by Revolutionary War Major General Benjamin Lincoln, 19th century photographs, and more. Questions about how to access this material and more? Contact Local History Librarian Michael Achille at

Historical Collection

Application to Exhibit

The Clemens and Dolphin galleries are now accepting applications for exhibiting in 2020. If you are interested in exhibiting, please fill out the following applications and submit them to the Library Director: