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Cambridge Immigrant Voting Rights Campaign Records, 1992-2003

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Identifier: 041
Collection Overview This collection contains pamphlets, flyers, newspaper articles, lobbying packets, research on and historical material about immigrant voting rights in Massachusetts, the US and the world. The campaign materials like pamphlets and flyers have been translated into Haitian Creole, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, and Korean. Immigrant testimony exists in 4 Word Newsletter in the 2003 Lobbying packet and quotes Cambridge residents from the 1994 Voting Rights Forum in the 1994 folder. The brochures...

Cambridge Newsletters and Newspapers

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Identifier: 052
Collection Overview This collection includes individual titles of newsletters and newspapers, and covers various subjects, including neighborhoods, city departments, politics, rent control, and schools. There are also small runs of weekly or daily newspapers covering general Cambridge news.

Susan Cooper Papers, 1979-2011

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Identifier: 037
Collection Overview This collection includes material from the 1990, 1993, 1995, and 1996 Revel productions as well as material from the 25th (1995), 35th (2005) and 40th (2010) anniversaries. The 1990 Revels was done in conjunction with the Dimitri Prokrovsky Ensemble and some articles and notes from Prokrovsky are included in the collection. Articles regarding John Langstaff and the Revels written by Cooper (including a 1979 Horn Book article) and award applications on Langstaff’s behalf are present. Also...

H. Benton Harris Papers, 1939-1991

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Identifier: 063
Collection Overview The H. Benton Harris Papers, which date from 1939-1991, document approximately 50 years of H. Benton Harris's professional activities. The majority of materials concerns Harris's time with the Western Avenue Baptist Church in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Included in the collection is history of the Western Avenue Baptist Church through the 1990s. The collection contains newspaper clippings, newsletters, correspondence, church programs, photographs, and awards.

Polly Wynn Allen Papers

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Identifier: 072
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.) ...

Jason Pramas Publications, 1988 - 2016

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Identifier: 113
Collection Overview The Jason Pramas Newsletters Collection consists of 1 published article from “Radical Student Notes” (1988); 3 volumes of news packets from the “New Liberation News Service” (1990-1993); NLNS newsletter subscription guidelines; printed guidelines for NLNS contributors; 2 volumes of “As We Are" magazine (1993-1995); printed publicity clippings covering “As We Are” magazine; and the Resume of Jason Pramas (2016).Missing from the collection are Volumes 2.1-2.4, 2.10, 3.2, 3.4, 3.6 of...

Richard Sobel Community Housing Collection, 1965-1975

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Identifier: 010
Collection Overview This collection contains Richard Sobels' research material for his report, "Community/University Housing and Relations: Cases in Cambridge and Other Places," (1975) and his book: The Politics Joint Community and University Housing Development: Cambridge, Boston, and Beyond (2014). The research focuses Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's expansion through real estate and building projects into the city of Cambridge. The collection contains information on the tenant...

Eddy Toussaint Tontongi Papers, 1984-2014

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Identifier: 034
Collection Overview This collection contains journals, pamphlets, and books either written by or published by Eddy Toussaint Tontongi through Trilingual Press. The publications, which include poems, essays, and translations, are bilingual (English/Haitian Creole or French/Haitian Creole) or trilingual (English/French/Haitian Creole) and promote the Haitian Creole language or describe the Haitian Diaspora in the Boston area. The Trilingual Press publishes poetry, novels, essays, and translations.

Sheli Wortis Papers, 1958-2009

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Identifier: 048
Collection Overview This collection contains correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, publications, printed materials, and a small amount of photographs and audiovisual materials related to organizations and causes with which Sheli Wortis was actively involved. Because of her deep involvement in these issues, there is a particular emphasis on multicultural and diversity initiatives, as well as early childhood education and literacy.