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Rainsford Island (Mass.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

Almshouse records

 Collection
Identifier: 8501.100
Scope and Contents note The records in this collection consist of three volumes documenting persons admitted to the almshouses on Deer and Rainsford Island from 1853-1914. There are two registers and one index. The registers cover the dates November 1853 through August 1914. The dates of the index are January 1893 through August 1914. The Registers record the name of every person who entered the Almshouse along with a register number, age, place of birth, date admitted, date discharged, whether the person was...
Dates: 1853-1914

Boy being examined by doctor

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_023
Dates: 1917

Boy in costume

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_008
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys around flag pole

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_021
Dates: 1917

Boys' dormitory

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_010
Dates: 1917

Boys' dormitory

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_032
Dates: 1917

Boys holding poultry

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_016
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys in chapel

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_007
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys in classroom

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_013
Dates: 1917

Boys in costumes

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_011
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys in costumes

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_036
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys in dining room

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_004
Dates: 1917

Boys in sewing class

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_015
Dates: 1917

Boys in wood working shop

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_020
Dates: 1917

Boys making shoes

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_017
Dates: 1917

Boys participating in military drill

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_002
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys participating in military drill

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_031
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys playing outside

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_025
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys reading and playing indoors

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_027
Dates: 1917

Boys working at sewing machines

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_034
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys working in kitchen

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_001
Dates: 1917

Boys working in machine shop

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_012
Dates: circa 1910-1920

Boys working in print shop

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_005
Dates: 1917

City Council Quarantine Committee reports from keeper of Rainsford Island

 Series — Box SB - 008: Series II, Folder: 12-13
Identifier: 0140.023
Scope and Contents note Rainsford Island, in Boston Harbor, was used as a quarantine facility beginning in 1737. This collection of reports by Island Keeper Moses L. Hobart, includes about 40 items. They cover the period from January 9, 1822 through November 30, 1822. In the winter season the reports have to do with such maintenance concerns as painting and repairs. By the end of May, the reports concern the arrival of sailing ships (mostly brigs, but also schooners and sloops). The name and captain of...
Dates: 1822 January-November

Dining room

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_019
Dates: 1917

Dining room

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_030
Dates: 1917

Furnace room

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_026
Dates: 1917

House on Rainsford Island

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_024
Dates: 1917

Library room

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_028
Dates: 1917

Point Cottage, Rainsford Island

 Digital Record
Identifier: 8500002_018
Dates: 1917