Gazetteer of Hampshire County, Massachusetts, 1654-1887 - W. B. Gay. Presented in two volumes, the first part contains several biographical accounts of founding fathers and their descendants, as well as a detailed historical background of the state. The second part of the gazetteer is a business directory, listing proprietors' names alphabetically within each town. A classified business directory follows, with additional sections naming county officers, societies and their officers (masons, temperance, agricultural, veterans, odd fellows, etc.), post offices and postmasters. (1887, 1993) , 2010, 5½x8½, paper, index, 2 vols., 906 pp.