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Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Includes Public Works Department copies of abandoned or derelict automobile reports with photographs attached.
Scope and Contents Includes photograph of the Agassiz School building, circa 1971; and class photographs, 1970, 1972-1974 and 1976; and the Old Agassiz class photographs, 1972.
Scope and Contents Includes portrait of Alexander Hamilton, 193?; print of Alexander Hamilton, undated; photograph of Principal Emeritus Mary T. O'Connell, 1957-1975; school banner, trophy, 1989; and miscellaneous photographs, circa 2000.
Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Collection of aerial photographs of Boston from 1983.
Dates: circa 1970-1978
Scope and Contents Includes administrative files, scrapbook, photographs and graduation programs of the Boston Business School formerly called Boston Clerical School.
Scope and Contents This collection documents the history of the Boston City Hospital from 1864-1996. Parts of this collection were originally in the custody of the Boston City Hospital Library. The collection includes Board of Trustees minutes and records; published reports of the hospital; administrative files of the hospital and of the library; financial records of the hospital; historical files and news clippings compiled by the library over time; holdings of the library including medical texts dating back...
Dates: circa 1790-1996 (bulk, 1864-1996)
Scope and Contents Photographs and negatives documenting urban renewal projects, circa 1953-1985. Includes photographs from the West End, Government Center, South Cove, Central Business District, Charlestown and other urban renewal projects. Photographs and negatives are in process and will be added to catalog record when complete.
Dates: Other: circa 1953-1985
Scope and Contents Includes administrative files, scrapbooks of news clippings, photographs, and student newsletters. Also includes Mechanic Arts High School yearbooks for 1940-1941 and 1943-1944 and Boston Technical High School yearbooks for 1946-1967, 1969, 1972, 1975-1985, and 1987-1991.
Scope and Contents Includes yearbooks for 1931, 1935, 1939, 1944, 1945, 1947 and 1948 and a photograph of the school orchestra from the 1926-1927 school year.
Item — Box: SB - 003
Scope and Contents Photograph of Class of 1909.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Photographs and negatives of bridges and ferries. Subjects include views of City bridge, ferry, and pier facilities before, during, and after repairs, views of fire boats and ferry boats moored at these facilities, and views of motor vehicles involved in accidents damaging these facilities.
Dates: circa 1926-1947, 1971-1977
Scope and Contents Includes yearbooks for 1938, 1944, 1950, 1954-1956, 1960, 1970-1974, 1977-1979, 1982, 1984-1985, 1987-1988; school newsletter "Towers" from 1961; two diplomas from the class of 1915; and a framed copy print of the class of 1921.
Scope and Contents Photographs of city buildings, capital projects, etc. used in budget reports.
Dates: Circa 1980s-2000
Scope and Contents note This series includes the central files of the staff of the Boston Housing Authority on the individual housing developments under their control. The files are arranged under the authority establishing the developments and within those categories by each development project. The Federally-Aided Developments for Families of Low Income were established under the U.S. Housing Act of 1937, as amended and were constructed between 1938 and 1973. The State-Aided Developments for Veterans' Families or...
Dates: circa 1938-1982
Scope and Contents Includes a register of visitors to the School, 1852-1872; framed portraits of the classes of 1926 and 1927; photograph album of Class of 1939; diploma lists, 1987-1992; graduation programs, 1873, 1875, 1878-1883, 1885-1887 1991-1992; and yearbooks, 1926-1933, 1935, 1937-1944, 1946-1950, 1952-1954, 1957-1970, 1972, 1974-1975, 1977-1979, and 1990-2005.
Series — Box: SB - 012, Folder: 1-3
Scope and Contents note Includes photographs documenting greetings from Boston, England for 225th anniversary in 1955; one photograph of City Clerk Wilfred Doyle, circa 1928; and one photograph of unidentified individual in City Clerk's Office (possibly City Clerk Edward J. Donovan), 1907.
Scope and Contents Includes a framed portrait of members of the City Council of 1925.
Item — Box: SB - 001
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Class of 1912.
Scope and Contents This collection includes the incoming and outgoing correspondence files of the Commissioner of the Public Works Department from 1961-2010. It includes the files of Commissioner James W. Haley (1961-1965), Commissioner John F. Flaherty (1965-1968), Commissioner Joseph F. Casazza (1968-2007), and Chief of Public Works and Transportation Dennis Royer (2006-2010) The files are arranged alphabetically by subject and include correspondence along with reports, publications, photographs and other...
Dates: 1961-2010 with gaps
Scope and Contents Photograph files of buildings ordered razed by the City of Boston. Photographs document condition of building just prior to demolition and usually include photograph of lot after demolition.
Dates: circa 1950-1990
Scope and Contents Includes reports for accidents involving Fire Department vehicles from 1963-1989. Some photographs are included for major accidents.
Scope and Contents Records donated by former Deputy Mayor Katherine Kane who served under Mayor Kevin H. White. Includes records relating to Boston 200, Cultural Affairs and the Arts. This collection is unprocessed.
Dates: circa 1968-1983
Scope and Contents Records of Dorchester High School, Dorchester High School for Boys and Dorchester High School for Girls. Includes administrative records, textbooks, framed copy of the first issue of "The Shrine" 1855, student magazines, programs, framed map of Dorchester from 1930, artifacts, photographs and yearbooks. Artifacts include DHS pins and a megaphone. Photographs include Football, Baseball, Basketball, and Fencing teams from the early 1900s; various classroom and school scenes from the early 1900s;...
Scope and Contents Includes photographs of football teams from 1975-1979 and 1981-1982 and film reels of football games from 1975-1978.
Scope and Contents Includes Exhibition programs, 1875-1883, 1885-1886; graduation programs, 1887-1894, 1897-1919; and Edward Everett Evening School graduation program from 1925; photographs, circa 1900-1936; and copy books of Florence Lurie, 1909.
Scope and Contents Class portraits from 1940 and 1947.
Dates: 1940, 1947
Scope and Contents Issues of the newsletter "Boston Seniority" published by the City of Boston Elderly Commission. Collection of photographs published in the newsletter "Boston Seniority" by the City of Boston Elderly Commission. Subjects include views of Boston, activities of the Elderly Commission, individuals and buildings.
Dates: 1977 November-2013, with gaps; Majority of material found within Bulk, 1977-1992
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of H.G. Botsford containing photographs documenting work with the Engineering Department of the City of Boston, newspaper clippings, and ephemera. Also includes City of Boston Engineering Department badge.
Dates: circa 1890-1910
- Subject: Photographs X
- Yearbooks 12
- Mayors -- Massachusetts -- Boston 11
- Correspondence 7
- Scrapbooks 5
- Parks 4
- Boston (Mass.) 3
- Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and Government 3
- Community development, Urban 3
- Historic buildings 3
- Lost architecture -- Massachusetts -- Boston 3
- Municipal officials and employees 3
- Neighborhoods 3
- Slides (Photography) 3
- Streets 3
- Urban renewal 3
- Urban transportation 3
- Accidents 2
- Aerial photographs 2
- Architecture -- Conservation and restoration 2 ∧ less
- Boston Public Schools 46
- Boston (Mass.). Office of the Mayor 9
- Boston (Mass.). Public Works Department 5
- Boston (Mass.). Fire Department 4
- Boston (Mass.). Parks and Recreation Department 4
- Boston (Mass.). Building Department 3
- Long Island Hospital (Boston, Mass.) 3
- White, Kevin H. 3
- Boston (Mass.). City Council 2
- Boston (Mass.). Police Department 2
- Boston (Mass.). Traffic & Parking Department 2
- Boston (Mass.). Transit Commission 2
- Boston (Mass.). Transit Department 2
- Boston 200 Corporation 2
- Boston Redevelopment Authority 2
- Collins, John F., 1919-1995 2
- Curley, James Michael, 1874-1958 2
- Flynn, Raymond L. 2
- Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), -1926 2
- Hynes, John B., 1897-1970 2 ∧ less