News from the Archives

What’s New?  What’s Next? What’s planned? Click to see an up-to-date report about on-going Archives activities. 

Mission Statement
Click to read about who we are, what we are doing, and why.

Centennial: Fifteen Years Young
A photographic scrapbook of the construction of Centennial Building in 2000-2001. 

Libraries Past
A look at the many previous homes of the Salisbury Library 1901-2001.

Math and Science in Years Past
Some Math and Science, teachers, classrooms and students before construction of Wachtmeister-Bates.

North Wing: A Work in Progress
A look at the first expansion and conversion of North Dorm in the period 1908-1901. 

Cabin Fever
A selection of photographs of Salisbury boys in the woods 1910 - 1985. 

Looking for an old yearbook? We might  have a replacement for you.  Click here for our inventory list.
The Archives maintains a collection of School publications going back to 1901. Doing research? Curious? Click here for our help.
Donate Items
The Archives is actively seeking donations of materials related to the history of Salisbury School. Click here to see how you can help.

Each week we highlight an item from the collection; click the image below to learn more about it.


Help us solve some mysteries. Can you identify this photograph? Time? Place? Individuals? Simply click the photo to view it more closely.


Examine some or all of the wide assortment of online resources available in many different formats. Click one of the options below to learn more. (This is a work in progress, please check back often.  We are still digitizing our film; stay tuned.)






Looking back at some significant and some not-so-significant events in Salisbury history:

100 Years Ago

The arrival of the legendary coach John S. Myers revolutionizes football. Click here to read how he did it.

50 Years Ago

The first issue of "The Cupola" contained many items of interest, click to read more.

25 Years Ago
A new director of residence sets the tone and more, click to read.
Salisbury Stories
What Salisbury Stories do you have to tell? Become part of our very own Hilltop Story Corps by sharing your memories of the Salisbury experience. With permission, we will post excerpts online. Send your stories to
Do you have thoughts or suggestions for the Archvies department? We want to hear from you; click here to contact us.
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