Lane/Mead Boston Maritime Collection
The Lane/Mead Boston Maritime Collection holds many items that capture, reflect, and document the industrial development and history of the Port of Boston. It contains material from various entities connected with the Port of Boston Harbor Shipping Industry, and many of its photographs were donated by the Boston Shipping Association and by Arthur Lane, president of the Boston Shipping Association from 1968-1990. It also includes material from Jane Mead, Capt. A. Ross Pope, Walter Egee, and Capt. Steve Palmer.