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Collection Overview This collection contains the art journals of Dorothy Arnold, documenting her life and travels. In 1938, Arnold began writing in journal, in 1958 began painting in journals. Spanning 62 years from 1938 to 2010, the journals document her trips to numerous countries across six continents. The journals represent Arnold’s artistic evolution and they include her personal thoughts on art, her daily observations of life, and diary-like entries. Many of Arnold’s sketches, drawings, and...
Overview This collection documents a longstanding and active family in Cambridge and various local organizations spanning a period of nearly 150 years. The majority of the collection is comprised of personal papers, legal documents, photographs and ephemera relating to the McCarthy family. Papers include vital records and citizenship certificates of McCarthy family members (1860s-1960s); penmanship books from the late 19th century; personal correspondence; and real estate and income tax documents...
Found in: Cambridge Historical Commission Archives
Collection Overview The John J. Moss diary offers a detailed handwritten account of Moss’ trip to the World Scout Jamboree in Bad Ischl, Austria, in 1951. As they travelled by boat across the Atlantic and across Europe to arrive in Austria, it is also a personalized and detailed account of post-war Europe, visiting places such as Italy, France, and Algeria. Sketches by Moss are present throughout as well. Several newspaper clippings, now copies in the collection, and a photograph were inserted into the diary, as...
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, lessons plans, poetry, slides, and a diary related to Nancy Venable Raine's work as poet-in-residence at the Fitzgerald School in Cambridge, Mass. in 1980-81. It also includes a 16mm film biography of the artist Maud Morgan that Raine directed with Ricky Leacock.
Collection Overview This collection contains diaries, articles, publications, notes, notebooks, correspondence, manuscripts, and photographs related to the professional life of Polly Wynn Allen. The collection also contains administrative, financial, and historical files on SeniorsConnect, the non profit organization Allen founded in 1989. (SeniorsConnect was also known as Neighbor Elder Lead, Inc. (NEli) from 199x to 200X, and Neighborhood Housing Partnership, Inc. from 1989 to 1993.) ...
- Subject: Diaries X
- Cambridge Room, Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections 4
- Cambridge Historical Commission 1
- Cambridge (Mass.) 3
- Arnold, David B. III 1
- Arnold, Dorothy 1
- Arts on the Line (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- Boy Scouts of America 1
- Cader, Terri 1
- Cambridge Arts Council (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- Cambridge Latin School 1
- Dowley, Jennifer 1
- East Cambridge Catholic Institute and Club (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- Father Mathew Total Abstinence Society (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- Fitzgerald School (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- Knights of Columbus 1
- Levin, Linda 1
- Mahoney, Paul F. 1
- McCarthy Family 1
- Moss, John J. 1
- Murphy, Joseph 1
- National Scout Jamboree 1
- Raine, Nancy Venable 1
- Sacred Heart Church (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
- United States. Delegation to the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, China, September 4-15, 1995 1
- World Jamboree of Boy Scouts 1 ∧ less