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John and Ellen Moot Papers, 1903 - 1982

 Collection
Identifier: 049
Collection Overview This collection contains materials related to Ellen and John Moot’s work on preserving recreation areas around Memorial Drive in Cambridge, including People for the Riverbend Park Trust. There are several oversize materials, some of which like the Cambridge Civic Association Billboards are fragile. Jacek von Henneberg, author of the Memorial Drive Drawings, is a Polish artist and architect, who lived in Cambridge. The proposed underpass on Memorial Drive by Harvard Square was never created. ...
Dates: 1903 - 1982

John J. Moss Diaries, 1950-1951

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Identifier: 058
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...
Dates: 1950-1951

Municipal Ledgers and Books Collection

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Identifier: CHC028
Abstract This collection consists of 23 volumes pertaining to various functions of the Cambridge municipal government. All volumes are hand-written. Included are notebooks kept by municipal employees detailing land use, sewers and drains, railroads, alcohol licenses, and parks. One item of note is the diary of T.P. O’Neill, father of 47th Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill. T.P. O’Neill, Sr. was Inspector of the Parks Department and later Superintendent of Sewers. Also included are volumes of certificates...
Dates: 1855-1941, bulk 1855-1900

Nancy Venable Raine Papers, 1979-1983

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Identifier: 164
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.
Dates: 1979-1983

Henry M. Nevin Correspondence, 1942-1948

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Identifier: 043
Collection Overview The Henry M. Nevin correspondence consists of letters, postcards, and V-mail written by or to Nevin while he was serving in the military during World War II. The largest portion of the collection consists of letters and V-mail written by Nevin to his mother, Elizabeth (Mrs. Frederick Nevin). Many of the letters are very detailed and provide interesting information about Nevin’s daily routines, activities, and surroundings. There are about 40 letters and V-mails written by Nevin’s mother to him...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942-1948

Padgett/Levesque Photograph Collection

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Identifier: P019
Abstract This collection consists of thirteen black and white photographs of varying sizes relating to the life of Claire Lawrence Levesque and her affiliation with the Holy Ghost Hospital for Incurables in Cambridge, Massachusetts. All images are in good condition and date to the 1920s and 1930s.
Dates: ca. 1920s-1930s

Lucius R. Paige Papers, 1644-1881

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Identifier: 021
Collection Overview This collection contains manuscripts, town records, and hand drawn maps relating to Cambridge's early history as collected by Lucius R. Paige. Paige maintained hadwritten mnuscript drafts, correspondence and personal notebooks throughout his research period. Series 1 contains the handwritten manuscript of Paige's book "History of Cambridge, 1630-1877". Each folder contians around 25 pages of his manuscript. The series also contains handwritten copies of county probate files, deeds,...
Dates: 1644-1881; Majority of material found in 1874-1881

Photographs, 1872-1998

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Identifier: 004

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Cambridge Room, Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections 99
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World War, 1939-1945 7
Architecture -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 6
Church buildings -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 6
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City planning -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 6
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Artists -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge 5
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photographic prints 3
scrapbooks 3
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Alewife (Cambridge, Mass.) 2
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Cambridge (Mass.). City Council 9
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Boy Scouts of America 2
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Cambridge Arts Council (Cambridge, Mass.) 2
Cambridge Latin School 2
Cambridge Rindge & Latin School (Cambridge, Mass.) 2
Rindge Technical School 2
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 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
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