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Boston (Mass.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Boston 200 publications

 Series
Identifier: 0200.004
Scope and Contents

Publications produced by the Boston 200 Committee, which was created to organize the celebration of the Bicentennial of the United States in Boston. Includes an official guidebook, final report, the neighborhood history series and other publications.

Dates: 1973-1977

Boston 200 records

 Collection
Identifier: 0279.001
Dates: circa 1970-1978

Boston Tercentenary Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: 0200.002
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...
Dates: 1829-1830, 1928-1930 (bulk, 1930)

City Clerk's Office photographs

 Series — Box SB - 012: Series V, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 0300.004
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.

Dates: 1907-1955

Objects

 Collection
Identifier: 0300.003
Scope and Contents

Objects kept in the custody of the City Clerk. Includes a gold pen belonging to the Clerk of the Common Council from 1845, the baton used by the Chief Marshals at the parades celebrating the 250th and 350th anniversary of the settlement of Boston, the city seals of Boston, Roxbury and Hyde Park, a minor's bootblack badge and a minor's newsboy badge.

Dates: circa 1845-1980