President of Hyde Park Historical Society
Michael King was educated locally and was graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Boston after serving in the United States Navy aboard an ammunition ship during the Vietnam War. He has been a member of Hyde Park Historical Society for over 30 years. He is also a member of Weston Historical Society, the Boston Athenaeum, and the Disabled Veterans of America. He enjoys history, biography and nature. Michael wrote and produced the short film The Civil War Dead of Weston, to commemorate 300 years of the Town of Weston (1713 – 2013).
Officers of Hyde Park Historical Society
The society curators:
Michael G. King
Rep. Angelo Scaccia
John P. Thomson (author The Rise and Fall of Hyde Park – as an incorporated Massachusetts town (PDF))
Benny White (co-founder of The Massachusetts 54th Regiment Company A)