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Monuments

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

An Account of the Exercises at the Dedication and Presentation to the City of Boston of the O'Reilly Monument June 20, 1896, 1897

 Item — Volume 48
Scope and Contents From the Series: Memorial volumes ordered to be printed by the City Council. Includes memorials of prominent men, anniversary celebrations and dedications of buildings and monuments.
Dates: 1897

Boston Art Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: 0272.100
Scope and Contents note This collection includes records of the Boston Art Commission from 1890-1959. It also includes several published reference volumes on art. The Art Commission records have been organized into 5 series: Series I: Proceedings, Series II: Annual reports, Series III: Memorials, Series IV: Plans and Series V: Reference works. Series I includes 6 volumes of the minutes of the meetings of the Art Commission from its establishment in 1890 through January of 1959. The minutes are not...
Dates: 1890-1959

City Council Committees on the Army and Navy Monument records

 Collection
Identifier: 0140.012
Scope and Contents note The Committee on the Army and Navy Monument Collection includes the records of the various City Council committees created during the years 1866, 1870-1871 and 1877. In 1866, a committee was formed to procure designs and select a site for the monument. In 1870, a second committee was created to obtain designs for the monument. In 1871, a committee was created to organize the celebration of the laying of the cornerstone of the monument. In 1877, a committee was created to organize the...
Dates: 1866, 1870-1871, 1877

Exercises at the dedication of the monument to Colonel Robert Gould Shaw and the Fifty-fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Infantry, May 31, 1897., 1897

 Item — Volume 38
Scope and Contents From the Series: Memorial volumes ordered to be printed by the City Council. Includes memorials of prominent men, anniversary celebrations and dedications of buildings and monuments.
Dates: 1897

Memorial of the inauguration of the statue of Franklin., 1857

 Item — Volume 2
Scope and Contents note

It contains an oration by Hon. Robert C. Winthrop, addresses by Mayor Rice, Hon. F. W. Lincoln, Jr., and notes by Dr. N. B. Shurtleff. Contains four plates, viz.: of the statue, monument in the Granary yard, birthplace, and monument in Franklin street.

Dates: 1857

Monument to Joseph Warren: its origin, history and dedication 1894-1904, 1905

 Item — Volume 41
Scope and Contents From the Series: Memorial volumes ordered to be printed by the City Council. Includes memorials of prominent men, anniversary celebrations and dedications of buildings and monuments.
Dates: 1905

Washington Statue Committee records

 Series
Identifier: 0140.024
Scope and Contents note The Washington Statue Committee records contain contracts, insurance certificates, bills and receipts, correspondence, and proposals concerning the fabrication, erection and dedication of the statue, as well as, a journal and ledger documenting the finances of the committee. The Washington Statue Fair records include bills, statements, an insurance policy, and counterfeit or broken bank notes from the fundraising event held in November 1859.
Dates: 1859-1872