George Thorndike Angell
One of the brightest torchbearers of the early humane movement was George Thorndike Angell.
We’ve come a long way. From 1868 to the present day, here are the major events in the history of the MSPCA.
The Archives are an irreplaceable source of information about the history of the humane movement, the city of Boston, the state of Massachusetts, and society at large.
Be Kind Exhibit
The MSPCA’s Archive collection contains unique, one-of-a-kind publications, letters, and artifacts that chronicle the history of advocating for animals. We are pleased that numerous items from the collection are exhibited in the National Museum of Animals and Society.