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Cambridge Committee of Correspondence Records, 1776

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Identifier: 130
Collection Overview This collection contains one 11”x5” account book inscribed inside with “Committee of Correspondence, 1776”. The author is unknown. Within the book is handwritten entries regarding whose land was seized or forfeited by Loyalist Cambridge residents. On March 17, 1776, British soldiers set sail for Halifax leaving Boston and its environs with residents loyal to the Crown on board. Names included in the account book include the last Royal Lt. Gov. Thomas Oliver, Major William Brattle, Widow...
Dates: 1776

Cambridge Community Television (CCTV) Records, 1984-2016

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Identifier: 147
Collection Overview This collection contains materials related to Cambridge Community Television (CCTV) and the processes that led to its creation. It holds two proposals for Cambridge from American Cablesystems and Cable Plus that lay out plans for cable packages, construction, and distribution; the final cable contract between American Cablesystems and Cambridge; and proceeding contract renewals with Mediaone and Comcast. This collection also contains DVDs, ephemera, and paper documents including annual reports,...
Dates: 1984-2016

Cambridge Engineering Department Collection

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Identifier: CHC007
Scope and Contents This collection consists of various documents from the Cambridge Engineering Department from ca. 1793 to 1957, ranging from water works documents to non-waterworks documents. Examples of the documents include reports, contracts, letters, legal documents, financial documents, advertisement and bids.The non-waterworks documents include documents about railroads, rapid transit system, rifle range, sewers, and streets. For the details of the water works documents, please refer to the...
Dates: ca. 1793-1957

Cambridge Hispanic Commission Records, circa 1993 - circa 1995

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Identifier: 112
Collection Overview This collection contains records that cover the Cambridge Hispanic Commission's commissioners, agendas and memos, meeting minutes, activities, sign-up sheets, committees, information and jobs, media and out-going correspondance. There are also records on by-laws, Cambridge Public Schools, the Immunization Action Project, the Festival "Amaru Alcarza," and Foro Latino. The collection also contains newpaper articles that relate to the activities of the Cambridge Hispanic Commission. Parts of the...
Dates: circa 1993 - circa 1995

Cambridge Historical Objects, 1775-1924

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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

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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...
Dates: 1992-2003

Cambridge Manual Training School Records,1887-1932

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Cassel, Emily 1
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Clark, Xonnabel 1
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Committee of Correspondence for the Towns of Cambridge and Charlestown 1
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Dewey & Almy Chemical Company 1
Dimitri Pokrovsky Singers 1
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Dropkin, Celia, 1888-1956 1
Duehay, Francis, Mayor, 1933-2020 1
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Dunn, Betsy 1
Early Childhood Connection 1
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East Cambridge Catholic Institute and Club (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
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Economy Club of Cambridge (Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Eliot, Charles W. (Charles William), 1899-1993 1
Eliot, Samuel A. (Samuel Atkins), 1862-1950 1
Elkes, Harry D., 1878-1903 1
Erlien, Marla 1
Farquhar, David, 1871-1955 1
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Father Mathew Total Abstinence Society (East Cambridge, Cambridge, Mass.) 1
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968 1
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Fleischmann, Susan 1
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Glanz-Leyeless, A. (Aaron), 1889-1966 1
Grolier Poetry Book Shop 1
Guy, Tonton 1
Haley & Aldrich 1
Halpern, Moshe Leib, 1886-1932 1
Harris, Athrin Icilmah Thomson, -2009 1
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