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Scope and Contents The Mayor James M. Curley collection includes materials created by and created about James Michael Curley during his long political career. The collection includes materials pertaining to periods during his time as Mayor of Boston as well as during his tenure as Governor of Massachusetts and as member of the United States House of Representatives. The collection includes correspondence, scrapbooks, speeches, audiovisual materials, writings, and various forms of memorabilia. Included with the...
Dates: 1912-1977, undated
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Records of the administration of Mayor John F. Collins, 1960-1967. Includes correspondence, subject files, reports, briefings, speeches, photographs and memorabilia.
Dates: circa 1960-1967
Scope and Contents note When Mayor Kevin H. White left office in 1983, he gifted the records of his administration to the Boston Public Library, as at that time there was no city archives. The records were closed sometime after that by the Attorney General and research was restricted. In the early 1990s, Dick Dray, a former advisor under Mayor White, doing business as Boston Research Associates, attempted to organize and describe the records with the intention of writing a book on Mayor White. At some point, this...
Dates: 1929-1999 (bulk, 1968-1983)
Scope and Contents note The Mayor Raymond L. Flynn collection includes the records of the mayoral administration of Raymond L. Flynn, the 46th Mayor of Boston, who served from 1984-1993. The collection is divided into the following series: I. Subject files; II. Briefings; III: Correspondence; IV. Issue files; V. Press Office records; VI. Reports and publications; VII. Executive orders; VIII. Photographs; IX. A/V material; and X. Artifacts. The records of the Flynn administration document the many issues facing...
- Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and Government 3
- Community development, Urban 2
- Sound recordings 2
- Video tapes 2
- AIDS (Disease) 1
- Arson 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Busing for school integration 1
- Censorship 1
- Crime prevention 1
- Funeral books 1
- Homelessness 1
- Housing 1
- Municipal government -- Massachusetts -- Boston 1
- Neighborhoods 1
- Public administration 1
- School integration 1 ∧ less
- Collins, John F., 1919-1995 1
- Curley, James Michael, 1874-1958 1
- Flynn, Raymond L. 1
- Menino, Thomas M., 1942-2014 1
- White, Kevin H. 1