Explore the Collection & Archives Online

Thank you for your interest in the Massillon Museum's permanent collection and archives! Below are several online resources to help you find information about Massillon's history, major events, and the people who improved our city. If you need to contact a staff member for more research assistance, please click here.

Virtual Archives:

You view thousands of photographs from our permanent collection online!
Our topics are separated by theme, such as Business & Industry, Individuals & Families, Schools, etc.
Click here or on the image below.

Videos Online:

View hundreds of hours of presentations, documentaries, oral histories, or relive past MassMu events! Click here or the image below.

Educator Resources:

Utilize these resources as part of your virtual classroom, or home-schooling efforts during the stay-at-home order.  Includes free downloadable Massillon history workbook, coloring book, and more.


Massillon History Topics:

Explore: Genealogy

Explore: Massillon History Topics

Explore: Museum Publications

Explore: Permanent Collection & Archives

Explore: Preservation

Explore: Video, Film, & Audio

Paul Brown & Football History

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Information



Who should I contact?

If you still need assistance, please be sure to check our rules and fees for researching onsite at the Velma B. Erwin Research Room, or view our price list for photo, audio, and film reproductions.

If you have a research request you may contact one of our staff members:

Mandy Altimus Stahl

Contact by email
Phone number: 330-833-4061 x 113
Contact Mandy for questions related to archives, documents, photographs, blueprints, and any additional two-dimensional works.  Also contact Mandy for questions related to clothing, furniture, paintings, household items, and any other three-dimensional artifacts.

Bailey Yoder
Curator of Football Heritage

Contact by email
Phone number: 330-833-4061 x 103
Contact Bailey for questions related to football artifacts and archives, Massillon pro and high school Tiger football teams, and Paul Brown.

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