Andover Stories

Since 2010, volunteers from throughout the community have researched and written Andover Stories for the Andover Townsman.  
To date over 60 people have contributed stories from pre-European settlement through the 20th century.  
In 2013, we published the first 52 Andover Stories in book form, available for purchase through the Lawrence Eagle Tribune.
Use this page to explore Andover's history by clicking on a date on the time line, or exploring different themes and topics.

Where will your curiosity take you? 

Visit often as we build this section of Andover Stories
You can use the tags below to seach for story themes and time period.

To search tags and posts, use Control-F (PC) or Command-F (Mac) and type the word or topic you're searching for.
Looking for stories from the Be Giving gala? Look for the "Be Giving" tag to revisit all your favorite stories!

If you have thoughts, feedback, or stories to share, please let us know!
You can email us at [email protected].
Thank you for exploring Andover's history with us!