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Postcards, circa 1900-present

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Identifier: 028
Collection Overview This collection contains approximately 300 postcards depicting Cambridge scenes, including neighborhoods, buildings, schools, businesses, monuments, events, people, etc. at different periods of time. There are duplicate views of some scenes that have been republished with slight variations in re-touching or tilting. The bulk of the collection is early 20th Century and includes examples of early postcards, undivided backs, divided backs, the linen era, white border period, and modern photo...

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...

William Norman Ritchie Cartoons, 1917-1923

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Identifier: 108
Collection Overview This collection consists of "Norman" cartoons from 1917-1923, specifically focusing on the modernizing of Magazine Beach in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In 1917, the Cambridge city government began talks to build a new bridge connecting Cambridge to Brookline, which would be built over the Charles River and right through Magazine Beach, a popular playground for children. Many opposed the bridge, as depicted in these cartoons, originally printed in the Boston Post. Despite public opinion, the...

Alice M. Ronchetti Papers

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Identifier: 097
Collection Overview This collection contains Alice Ronchetti's professional documents and photographs. The documents include her Certificate of Librarianship and two letters that document her retirement: one acceptance letter from library Director Joseph G. Sakey and one resolution passed by the Board of Library Trustees.The photographs in this colletion were taken at East Cambridge (now the O'Connell Branch) and Mount Auburn (now the Collins Branch). They depict Alice Ronchetti's work life in the...

Sawicz Family Collection

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Identifier: CHC005
Overview 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.

Scully Family Collection

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Identifier: CHC057
Overview The Scully Family Collection consists of official documents, commemorative pins, photographic materials, a newspaper, and large objects. The records contain information about two generations of the Scully family beginning with Daniel Scully. Topics include service in WWII, the St. Mary church of Annunciation in Cambridgeport, Irish heritage, U.S. citizenship, and Norumbega Park in Auburndale, Mass. The items were created between 1872 and about 1970, with the bulk generated during WWII, when...

Michael Shapiro Papers, 1981-2019

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Identifier: 042
Collection Overview This collection contains the broadsides, cartoons, publications, and poetry of Michael Shapiro. His particular interest is American Yiddish poets from the early twentieth century. These poets include Anna Margolin (b. Rosa Lebensboym), Rachel Korn, Celia Dropkin, and Moishe-Leib Halpern. English translations of the poets are included with the artwork. “Don’t Think I’ve Changed,” by Margolin is from Drunk From the Bitter Truth, translated by Shirley Kumove. “On the Other Side of the Poem,” by...

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Cambridge Room, Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections 98
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Harvard Square (Cambridge, Mass.) 8
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City and town life -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 7
Minutes (administrative records) 7
Scrapbooks 7
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Cambridge (Mass.) 6
Central Square (Cambridge, Mass.) 6
Church buildings -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 6
City planning -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 6
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World War, 1939-1945 6
Artists -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 5
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Cambridge (Mass.) -- History 5
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East Cambridge (Cambridge, Mass.) 5
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Boy Scouts of America 2
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Cambridge Arts Council (Cambridge, Mass.) 2
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American Cablesystems (Firm) 1
American Legion. Cambridge Post No. 27 (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 1
Armstrong, Jessica 1
Arnold, David B. III 1
Arnold, Dorothy 1
Arts on the Line (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Autumn Uprising Festival of New Improvised Music 1
Ayer, Clarence Walter, 1862-1913 1
Barraclough, James 1
Barrios, Jarrett T. 1
Belge, Matt 1
Bonislawski, Darleen Gondola, 1948-2015 1
Books and Authors War Bond Committee (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Boston Area Women of Electronic Experimental and Improvisatory Music 1
Boston post (Boston, Mass : Daily) 1
Brook, Megan 1
Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963 1
Cable Plus 1
Cader, Terri 1
Cambridge (Mass.). Office of the City Manager 1
Cambridge 350th Anniversary Committee (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cambridge Anti-Slavery Society (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cambridge Civic Association (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cambridge Club (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cambridge Community Partnerships for Children 1
Cambridge Community Television 1
Cambridge Hispanic Commission 1
Cambridge Immigrant Voting Rights Campaign 1
Cambridge Latin School 1
Cambridge Peace Commission 1
Cambridge Public Library - Collins Branch 1
Cambridge Public Library - O'Connell Branch 1
Cambridge Public Schools (Cambridge, Mass.). Multicultural Committee 1
Cambridge Rainbow 1
Cambridge Tribune (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Cambridge Women's Commission 1
Camp Quinapoxet (Rindge, N.H.) 1
Carchia, Louis Joseph 1
Cassel, Emily 1
Cavileer, Jr., Alfred 1
Child Care Resource Center (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Christian East End Union 1
Clark, Xonnabel 1
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 1
Comcast Corporation 1
Committee of Correspondence for the Towns of Cambridge and Charlestown 1
Cooper, Susan, 1935- 1
Corbett, William, 1942- 1
Dewey & Almy Chemical Company 1
Dimitri Pokrovsky Singers 1
Dowley, Jennifer 1
Dropkin, Celia, 1888-1956 1
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933- 1
Dungan-Levant, Timothy 1
Dunn, Betsy 1
Early Childhood Connection 1
Early Childhood Education Advisory Council (Mass.) 1
East Cambridge Catholic Institute and Club (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
East End Union (East Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Economy Club of Cambridge (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Eliot, Charles W. (Charles William), 1899-1993 1
Eliot, Samuel A. (Samuel Atkins), 1862-1950 1
Erlien, Marla 1
Farquhar, David, 1871-1955 1
Farquhar, Pilgrim Robert 1
Father Mathew Total Abstinence Society (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 1
Festival "Amaru Alcarza" 1
Fitzgerald School (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Fleischmann, Susan 1
Foro Latino 1
Four Socials (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Glanz-Leyeless, A. (Aaron), 1889-1966 1
Graham, Saundra 1
Grolier Poetry Book Shop 1
Guy, Tonton 1
Haley & Aldrich 1
Halpern, Moshe Leib, 1886-1932 1
Harris, Athrin Icilmah Thomson, -2009 1
Harris, H. Benton, 1898-1970 1
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911 1
Hodges, Elizabeth Jamison 1
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr., 1841-1935 1
Immunization Action Project 1
Indian Rights Association. Cambridge Branch. 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Jewish Community of Cambridge 1
June (Music Festival) 1
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