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Hovey Family Records

 Collection
Identifier: CHC062
Abstract Collection of documents, booklets, and photographs which once belonged to the Hovey Family of Cambridge. Topics include school and learning material; First Baptist Church; Music, Penmanship, and Poetry; and items relating to Susan Hovey.
Dates: ca. 1870s-2001; Majority of material found within 1870s-1890s

Hurley Family Photographs

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Identifier: P025
Abstract The Hurley Family Photograph Collection consists of copy prints of photographs and one original print on cardstock. The images date from circa 1860s to the 1920s. Hurley’s ancestry showcased in the collection comprise of the Moran, Graves, Welsh and Ward families. Individuals include Olive, Mary, and Virginia Graves, David Walsh, and Joseph Moran Sr. Marshal Ferdinand Foch, unrelated is showcased in one image.
Dates: ca. 1918-1925

Lewis Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PP001
Abstract This collection chronicles a section of the longstanding and prolific Lewis family of Cambridge, Mass. Acquired during a photo gathering project conducted by the Cambridge Historical Commission, this collection is comprised of surrogate records created from five Lewis family albums. The albums cover a period of about 20 years (1900-1920) that is not otherwise represented in historical accounts of the Lewis family. Three formats are present in this collection: copy images, contact sheets, and...
Dates: ca. 1900-1920s

McCarthy Family Collection

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Identifier: CHC061
Abstract 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...
Dates: 1860s-1980s

Sawicz Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CHC005
Abstract This collection relates to the Sawicz family who lived at 94-96 Pine St. from ca. 1930 to 2001. It consists of one box which contains photographs, immigration and naturalization papers, bills and invoices, bankbooks, passports, letters and cards from Lithuania, and other related items. For the most part, the content relates to a father, mother, and two daughters, but there are also nearly 20 photographs of unidentified individuals present in the collection.
Dates: 1929-1981

West Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CHC043
Scope and Content The materials found in this collection include blue prints and a contract for work done on the two West properties, 115 Pearl Street and 6 Cottage Street; the ledger of a short-lived family clock business; school copy books for Alfred, George, and Gertrude, which reflect the educational methods of the times; grade school essays by George; and a large album of unidentified photographs.Of particular interest are the essays composed by George, which describe the experiences of a...
Dates: 1885-1926

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