The Annual Reports for the Town of Chelmsford have all been digitized, and are now available full-text online.
This online archive is the result of grant, provided by the Boston Public Library and the Internet Archive to scan the Town Reports. Annual reports from both the Library and the Chelmsford Historical Society are included, and everything is available at http://www.archive.org/details/chelmsfordpubliclibrary.
The reports are full-text searchable, and you can read them online or download them in a variety of formats.
For help with the reports, or questions about Chelmsford history, please contact the Reference Desk.