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Cambridge Historical Objects, 1775-1924

 Collection
Identifier: 030
Collection Overview The Cambridge Historical Objects comprises items in the Library’s possession before 1962. The items are of a colonial and historic nature, including objects from Cambridge-specific locations and buildings such as the Brewster House, Longfellow Park, Henry Vassal House, the Old Magazine, Longfellow’s Spreading Chestnut Tree, the Washington Elm, and the Oliver Wendell Holmes House. The other objects are of an individual or personal nature originating from parties unknown, such as a cartridge...
Dates: 1775-1924

Cambridge Immigrant Voting Rights Campaign Records, 1992-2003

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1992-2003

Cambridge Manual Training School Records,1887-1932

 Collection
Identifier: 062
Collection Overview Most of the material in the collection concerns Cambridge Manual Training School/Rindge Manual Training School/Rindge Technical School. It includes correspondence to and from Frederick Rindge concerning the school; other incoming and outgoing correspondence related to school business; financial records; student records; scrapbooks; and topical materials related to the building and various activities. One of the few items not related to the school specifically is an album containing photographs...
Dates: 1887-1932, bulk 1887-1903

Cambridge Manual Training School/ Rindge Manual Training School/ Rindge Technical School Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CHC020
Abstract Historical Note: The Cambridge Manual Training School for Boys was founded by Frederick Hastings Rindge in September 1888. Between 1888 and 1890, Rindge funded the construction of Cambridge City Hall, the Cambridge Public Library, and the Cambridge Manual Training School. In 1892, the Cambridge English High School moved into a spacious new building on Broadway, developing land that Rindge had presented to Cambridge. The EHS's old building at Broadway and Fayette was remodeled, and the Cambridge...
Dates: c. 1880s-1940s

Cambridge Mayor Letter Books

 Collection
Identifier: 001
Collection Overview This collection contains carbon copy typescript letters from the office of J. Edward Barry (April 1911 – April 1914), Timothy W. Good (April 1914 – January 1916), Wendell D. Rockwood (January 1916 – January 1918), and Edward W. Quinn (January 1918 – January 1930), mayors of the City of Cambridge from 1912 to 1920.
Dates: 29 April 1912 to 6 October 1920

Cambridge Militia Records

 Collection
Identifier: CHC032
Collection Description This collection contains nine (9) record books detailing militia records for the City of Cambridge for the years 1846-1886. Each book contains lists of names recording those enrolled in the Cambridge Militia.
Dates: 1846-1886

Cambridge Milk Dealer Records, 1697-1821

 Collection — Folder: Record book
Identifier: 070
Collection Overview This collection contains one record book. The marbled paper front and back covers, as well as the writing on the first and last pages appear to have been written in 1697. This part of the book describes some of the town history of Lancaster, Massachusetts. The rest of the book was recorded between from 1816 to 1821 and describes milk deliveries and payments.
Dates: 1697-1821; Majority of material found in 1816-1821

Cambridge Municipal Elections 1985 Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CHC048
Abstract This collection contains the electioneering materials of ten City Council candidates and four candidates for the School Committee, all running in the 1985 Cambridge, Massachusetts municipal elections. These brief materials consist of brochures, fliers, and letters describing the qualifications and positions of each candidate. Four lapel buttons are also included.
Dates: 1985

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.
Dates: 1883 - present

Cambridge Public Library Collection of Cambridge Prints and Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: P015
Abstract Collection Description Photographs, drawings, and prints of historical houses and locations in Cambridge. Also included are a number of page clippings from various books including the Historic Guide to Cambridge, Ever New England, and other area guides to historic houses. A large majority of the collection came from the Cambridge Public Library. Many of them have notes on their historical significance on the back. The majority of the houses were built pre-Revolutionary War, from 1660-1763, and...
Dates: ca. 1880s – 1992

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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
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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
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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
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