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Stereograph Collection
The Boston Public Library Print Department holds nearly 5,700 stereographs, the majority of them are regional views of America, with emphasis on Boston and New England. The collection, comprised of several donations, also includes international views, comic series, and stereographs for testing... more
Stereoview Collection
This collection consists of items from the Stereoview collection hosted by University of Massachusetts Lowell Libraries. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Stetson Shoe Company Photographs
These photographs were presented as an album to Henry S. Stowers on the anniversary of his 50 years of service, 1899-1949. They depict employees, facilities, and products of the Stetson Shoe Company.
Stoneham Oral History Collection
This collection consists of items from the Stoneham Oral History collection hosted by Stoneham Public Library. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Students with Deafblindness at the Perkins School for the Blind
This is a collection of photographs of students, as well as their teachers, at the Perkins School for the Blind from 1890 to 1950. The students, ranging in age from kindergarten to adulthood, are shown in formal portraits, as well as in their daily activities. The collection highlights various... more
Suffolk University Oral History Project, 1961, 1991-2009
This collection consists of items from the Suffolk University Oral History Project, 1961, 1991-2009 collection hosted by Suffolk University, Moakley Archive & Institute. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Suffolk University Records
This collection consists of items from the Suffolk University Records collection hosted by Suffolk University, Moakley Archive & Institute. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.
Sullivan / Keller / Anagnos correspondence, 1886-1895
This set includes correspondence to and from Michael Anagnos, Director of Perkins School for the Blind, Annie Sullivan, and Captain & Mrs. Keller, parents of Helen. The letters focus on the early education of Helen Keller, both at home in Tuscumbia, Alabama and at Perkins School for the... more
Summer Scenes, Brooke Farm, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1922-1923
In 1922, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts appropriated $15,000 for the Massachusetts Agricultural College to purchase sixty acres of land lying immediately north of the existing Experiment Station. Known as the William P. Brooks Experimental Farm, the property was intended as a site... more
Susan Dalsimer Papers, 1969-1970
Famous Long Ago launched the literary career of Raymond Mungo with a splash, but even before the book had reached the shelves, he turned to his next project. In October 1969, Mungo began planning for a memoir of his life at the Packer Corners commune. Soon titled Total Loss Farm, the... more
Susanna Peyser Collection, 1982-1989
The City of Newton owns a wealth of historic materials that speak to the community's social, cultural, and governmental past. These materials reflect the civic life of and provide insight into Newton from the 19th through the early 20th century, a time when Newton was transforming from... more
Swampscott Buildings
Interior and exterior views of Swampscott buildings, including shops, stores, inns, schools and the Swampscott Public Library.
Swampscott Schools
Images of Swampscott students, including class pictures and group photos of sports teams.
Swampscott Through the Years: A pictorial history
Images of Swampscott over time, including street scenes and townspeople,
Swampscott Town Departments
Images of the Swampscott Police and Fire Departments buildings and personnel
Swampscott's Neighboring Towns
Images from Swampscott's neighboring towns. This collection includes photos of Nahant, Lynn Woods in Lynn, Mass., and of the great fire in Salem, Mass.
Tad Chapman Artifacts Collection
Winthrop "Tad" Chapman (1915-1996) was a student in the deafblind program at the Perkins Institute (now the Perkins School for the Blind). He lost his vision and hearing at the age of four as result of spinal meningitis. The Tadoma method of communication was named for Tad and Oma Simpson, who... more
Taunton High School yearbooks
Collection of the Journal yearbooks from Taunton High School at the Taunton Public Library.
Taunton Public Library A.L. Ward Photographs
This collection consists of items from the Taunton Public Library A.L. Ward Photographs collection hosted by SAILS Library Network. Information about the items has been provided by the holding institution so that they may be included in Digital Commonwealth.