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  • History Cafe Logo07/24/18: History Café 4: City People and Old Cambridge People
    Join us for a conversation with author Katherine Howe and Society board member Ed Rodley, 4th generation Cambridge Irish-American, about two defining Cambridge types—Brahmins and City People—at the heart of where Cambridge is from, as well as a peek into the Society’s archives with a brief look at the Susan Nichols’ journals from the late 1800s, with Archivist Maggie Hoffman and Intern Lydia MacKay.
  • Upcoming 2018 History Cafés and Walking Tours
    Check back soon for dates to upcoming History Cafés and Walking Tours! History Café 4: City People […]
  • Marian Darlington-Hope leading walking tour07/14/18: Past—Walking Tour: Caribbean Community in the Port
    We had a great time with the wonderful Marian Darlington-Hope & Joe Galusha on their walking tour of the Port. The tour focused on the history of the Caribbean community in the Port through personal stories in the context of places of work, education, worship, and outreach.

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Shady Hill, March 2016, youth using a stereoscope