Open Archives Tour: Famous and Infamous

Mon, 07/09/2012 - 5:00pm - Thu, 07/12/2012 - 5:00pm

The Open Archives tour is a chance to see behind the scenes at a number of unique archives and collecting agencies in Cambridge. This year, there will be twelve archives featured over four days (3 per day), from July 9 through July 12.
The tours are divided into four categories

City Collections

Cambridge Historical Commission
Cambridge Room of the Public Library
Cambridge Public Works Department

Harvard Collections

Harvard University Archives
Houghton Library at Harvard
Schlesinger Library at Harvard

Cultural Collections

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge Historical Society
The Longfellow House - Washington's Headquarter's National Historic Site

MIT Collections

MIT List Visual Arts Center
MIT Institute Archives & Special Collections
MIT Museum

You can sign up for one, two, three, or four tours, but you must sign up for each tour individually. 

Click here to register for the 2012 Open Archives Tours.