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Recreation areas

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Cambridge City Planning Documents

Identifier: CHC038
Scope and Contents This collection contains reports, booklets, correspondence, ephemera, and other documents pertaining to city planning and development in Cambridge. Most of the documents were created by City of Cambridge departments such as Cambridge Community Development (CDD) and the Cambridge Planning Board (including when it was the Planning Department), though other departments and city organizations like the Cambridge Housing Authority or Water Board may appear as creators as well. Some documents related...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1945-2003

Cambridge Recreation Department Collection

Identifier: CHC011-P032
Abstract The materials include 23 photographs (which were added to previous Recreation Department photos owned by the Historical Commission and put in a box labelled “Cambridge Recreation Department Photographs”), 3 scrapbooks, 3 books, City Council orders, a ledger (ca. 1925-1935), a map and excavation contract for the Alberico play area, and some loose papers on yearly budget appropriations (1923-1944). The bulk of the collection consists of orders from the City Council discussing...
Dates: 1892-1991

Cambridge Traffic Department Collection

Identifier: CHC009
Abstract Correspondence, maps, studies, memos, plans, applications, and similar documents related to projects of the Cambridge Traffic Department. Projects include traffic installations, enhancements, and other forms of urban renewal.
Dates: ca. 1930-1980s

Thomas W. Danehy Park Collection

Identifier: CHC071
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs reports of the construction and maintenance of Danehy Park. Boxes 1 and 2 contain photographs of Site Preparation, Site Improvements, and Comfort Station contracts occurring at Danehy Park from 1987 to 1990. Contract No. 1 was the Site Preparation conducted by J.E. Chase, Inc. of 1320 South Washington Street, North Attleboro and photographed by Maclone Studio of Photography of 396 Medford Street, Somerville. These black-and-white and color images...
Dates: 1987-1997