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Scope and Contents Includes administrative files, scrapbook, photographs and graduation programs of the Boston Business School formerly called Boston Clerical School.
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 note This collection includes records relating to the celebration of the 300th anniversary of the founding of Boston. Mayor James M. Curley served as the honorary chairman of the Boston Tercentenary Committee. Included in the collection is a time capsule that was created by the city government for the bicentennial celebration with instructions to be opened by the Mayor on September 17, 1930. The materials in the time capsule document the 200th anniversary celebration. Also included is a letter from...
Dates: 1829-1830, 1928-1930 (bulk, 1930)
Scope and Contents Includes scrapbooks, framed memorabilia and plaques compiled and kept by Earl Hamilton who worked at the Suffolk County House of Correction on Deer Island and at South Bay from 1970-1993. Scrapbooks in Box 1 and 2 includes news clippings, photographs, correspondence, etc. Scrapbooks in Box 3 include personal and work correspondence, photographs and other items relating to work at House of Corrections. Also includes a diary writted by Earl Hamilton detailing his experiences. Diary is...
Dates: circa 1901-2002
Item — Oversize: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of forms used by the Election Commissioners. Includes registration forms, nomination papers, ballots, ward map, instructions, certificates of Election, polling location posters, etc.
Dates: 1895-1897, 1908
Scope and Contents note Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings documenting election results, 1867-1901.
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
Scope and Contents note The Horace Mann School for the Deaf records range in date from 1847-1995, with the bulk of the dates ranging from 1870-1994. The records have been arranged into six series: Series I – Administrative; Series II – Sarah Fuller; Series III – Memorabilia; Series IV – Boston Educational Association for Deaf Children; Series V – Reference Files; Series VI – Photographs.
Scope and Contents This series documents the correspondence of Mayor Maurice J. Tobin's Licensing Division. Correspondence from between 1940 and 1945. The correspondence is both loose and pasted into a scrapbook. Mayor Tobin's Licensing Division's correspondence primarily pertains to the use of public space by organizations. Organizations include the United States Coast Guard and the Boston Socialist Labor Party.
Scope and Contents note This series contains 10 boxes of scrapbooks, 1 box of ephemera (in box 11), and 1 box of framed certificates (in box 12). The only notable gaps in time between scrapbooks are August 13 1934 - September 29, 1934 and September 3, 1935 and October 8, 1935. Box 11 contains a guest book ranging from February 7, 1934 to January 31, 1938, four copies of speeches (1 inauguration speech, and 3 annual addresses), 2 pages of a copied newspaper article, and a pamphlet issued to attendees of the...
Scope and Contents The Mayor John B. Hynes collection contains personal papers of the former mayor collected after his time in office. The papers include personal correspondence, employment and miltary service records, and various forms of personal memorabilia including certificates, awards, diplomas, poetry and writings, photographs, newspaper clippings, and multiple scrapbooks. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings and articles from Hynes's early tenure as mayor in 1950 and 1951.
Dates: 1891-1893, 1915-1966, undated
Scope and Contents note The records in this series include scrapbooks containing solely newspaper clippings. Box 1 contains a black book with no visible volume number that contains newspaper clippings from Tobin's campaigning days. Boxes 1 and 2 cover the years 1940 to 1942 which is the bulk of Tobin's time as mayor and neither box contains notable gaps. Box 3 continues the timeline of prior 2 boxes but with an 8 month gap between the last two volumes and the volume before it. Box #4 is timelined from 1942 to 1944...
Dates: 1937-1943 with gaps
Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of forms, etc. printed by the City Printing Department, circa 1960s-1970s and large scrapbook of posters, brocures, invitations, etc. printed during the 1970s.
Dates: circa 1960s-1970s
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks kept in the Public Works Department library. Includes scrapbooks of the City Engineer, scrapbooks on the subway, real estate transactions, and miscellaneous topics.
Series — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook of George A. Comins, Real Estate and Mortgage Broker of news clippings of property auctions and sales. Includes some mentions of the "Burnt District".
Item — Volume: 1
Scope and Contents Scrapbook and log of fires in Boston and other towns, 1841-1847.
Item — Volume: 1-2
Scope and Contents note Scrapbook of forms used by the School Department, circa 1940. Includes samples of office record cards, attendance and scholarship records, transfer cards, report cards, monthly reports, teacher record cards, etc.
Dates: circa 1940
- Subject: Scrapbooks X
- Photographs 5
- Mayors -- Massachusetts -- Boston 3
- Elections 2
- Public works 2
- Anniversaries 1
- Boston (Mass.) -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
- Boston (Mass.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
- Cemeteries 1
- Commencement ceremonies 1
- Correspondence 1
- Deaf -- Education 1
- Deer Island (Mass.) 1
- Fires 1
- Jails 1
- Licenses 1
- Municipal officials and employees 1
- Printing 1
- Real property 1
- Schools 1 ∧ less
- Boston Public Schools 5
- Boston (Mass.). Office of the Mayor 4
- Boston (Mass.). Engineering Department 2
- Tobin, Maurice J., 1901-1953 2
- Adams, Mabel Ellery, 1865-1935 1
- Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922 1
- Boston (Mass.). Assessing Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Cemetery Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). City Clerk 1
- Boston (Mass.). Election Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Fire Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Penal Institutions Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Printing Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Public Works Department 1
- Boston (Mass.). Tercentenary Committee 1
- Boston Business School 1
- Boston Clerical School 1
- Boston Technical High School (Mass.) 1
- Curley, James Michael, 1874-1958 1
- Folsom, A. H. (Augustine H.), -1926 1 ∧ less