Brinkler Research Library Special Collections

 

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The Avon Home, 1889-1965

Samuel Francis Batchelder Papers, 1765-1930

Jacob Hill Bates, Papers, 1783-1906

Basket Club Records, 1873 –1963

The Bee Records, 1861- 1934
(photos on flickr)

Cornelius Gerrit Hendrik Bennink Papers Papers, 1861-1917
(photos on flickr)

Maria Bowen Papers, 1855-1936

Bull Curtis Papers, 1830-1910

Cambridge Branch of the Massachusetts Indian Association Records, 1886-1923

Cambridge Civil Service Reform Association Records, 1800-1909

Cambridge Club and Harvard Lyceum Papers, 1894-1939

Cambridge Drill Club, 1861-1871

Cambridge Fire Companies, 1803-1827, 1847-1850

Cambridge Historical Society Postcard Collection, 1898-2010

Cambridge Humane Society Records, 1814-1911

Cambridge Schools, 1834-1996

Cambridge Walking Club Records, 1894-1930

Bill Cavellini Papers, 1945-2002

Child Family Papers, 1833-1916

Clergymen’s No-License Committee Records, 1896-1918

Craigie Estate Papers, 1792-1855

East Cambridge Anti-Slavery Society, 1837-1840

East Cambridge Temperance Organizations, 1830-1875

Charles W. Eliot II Papers, 1971-1976

Female Humane Society of Cambridge Records,1814-1914

Garden Street Garden Club Records, 1879-1897

Hollis G. Gerrish Papers, 1865-2002

Mary Isabella Gozzaldi, Papers, 1844-1952 (photos on flickr)

Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) P. Stearns Davis, Post 57, East Cambridge Records, 1867-1920

Gray & Davis Inc. Photo Album, 1920

Greenhill Family/Folklore Productions, 1960-2000

Harris Family Papers 1711-1909

Henderson-Vandermark Family Papers, 1813-1974

Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911) Carte de Visite Album (1862-1866)
(photos on flickr)

Hodges-Swan Family Papers, (1698-1909)

Lois Lilley Howe Photographic Collection, (1884-1912)

George Inman Diaries, (1786-1789)

Irving Literary Association Records, (1855-1859)

McCafferty Family Papers, 1861- ca. 1900

Sylvia Mitarachi Papers, c.1978-1980

Nichols Family Papers, 1831-1958
(photos on flickr)

Officers of Middlesex County Carte de Visite Album, 1894

The Old Cambridge Photographic Club, 1892-1946

Old Cambridge Shakespeare Association Records, 1882-2006

Parmenter-Hunt Family Diaries, 1849-1931

Quincy-Hill-Phillips-Treadwell Papers, 1699-1969

Rindge Alumni Association Collection, 1890-1991

Rindge Technical School Yearbooks, 1931-1977

Sanitary Society of Cambridge, 1860-1864

Skip and Lenore Schloming Papers, 1974-2004

Mercy Scollay Papers, 1775-1824

Winwod Serjeant Letters, 1769-1840

Betsy Siggins Papers, 1714-2008

Whittemore Family Papers, 1903-1941

Joseph Willard - Sermons, 1775-1777

George G Wright Collection Records, 1814 - 1930