Coming up

  • 10/25/18 — SAVE THE DATE: Fall Symposium
    "Who is Safe and Welcome Here?" Join us for an evening of exploration of the history of welcoming and exclusion in Cambridge from its founding to the present day.
  • Upcoming 2018 History Cafés and Walking Tours
    Check back soon for dates to upcoming History Cafés and Walking Tours! History Cafés are lively […]
  • History Cafe Logo07/24/18: Past—History Café 4: City People and Old Cambridge People
    Thank you to Katherine Howe, author, and Society board member Ed Rodley, 4th generation Cambridge Irish-American, for leading a conversation about two defining Cambridge types—Brahmins and City People—at the heart of where Cambridge is from. Thank you as well to Archivist Maggie Hoffman and Intern Lydia MacKay, for giving us a peek into the Society’s archives, including a brief look at the Susan Nichols’ journals from the late 1800s.

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Shady Hill, March 2016, youth using a stereoscope