Skip to main content


Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Papers relating to the draft riots

 Series — Box SB - 017: Series IV; Series I, Folder: 6-7
Identifier: 0200.023
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence to Mayor Lincoln, general orders and police reports regarding the draft riots in 1863.
Dates: 1863

Riot cases

Identifier: 0700.020
Scope and Contents note This series contains a wide variety of documents relating to both the 1967 and 1968 riots, including but not limited to: fire reports, auditor reports, case law, police journals, and damage claims. All files are created and organized by the original creator, Theodore R. Stanley, who acted as Assistant Corporation Counsel. Mr. Stanley represented several businesses in the Blue Hill Avenue of Roxbury, many of whom still exist, who were bringing a suit to the city for damage compensation following...
Dates: 1967-1972