The Winter Hill Improvement Association were frequent advocates for the area to the Board of Aldermen. In 1907 they held a garden contest, and the results were published in Indoors and Out. Click the link for photos of the Winter Hill homes.
The city of Somerville was founded in 1842. This blog features highlights of the municipal archives collections. If you have questions about the documents you see here, or the history of the municipal government, contact the archivist through ask.