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2. Southeastern Massachusetts Historical Collections

 Record Group
Identifier: 2

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

AHA! (Art History Architecture) New Bedford records

 Collection
Identifier: MC-225
Scope and Contents

The collection is a record of events and programs sponsored by AHA! New Bedford as documented by flyers, brochures, reports, and newspaper and magazine articles. There is also a limited series of administrative records.

Dates: 1999-2018

Ellen Rantz papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-247
Dates: 1959-2020; Majority of material found in Bulk 1974-2003

Gabbour family correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MC-262
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 9 letters written by Kareem to his future wife, Ann Haddad, one letter from George Gabbour to his brother Mitri, 3 letters from Salim Gabbour of Alexandria, Egypt to his cousin Kareem Gabbour, a letter from Ann Haddad's brother Joseph, and the portrait of family members from Tripoli.

Dates: 1934-1945

Jennie B. Silvia autograph book

 Item — Envelope 1: [Barcode: 32922777035103]
Identifier: MC-266
Scope and Contents

Album includes 77 signatures from friends in New Bedford, Acushnet, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Boston, Mass. and New Haven, CT. There is also a list of friends who gave her pennies for her friendship bracelet.

Dates: 1882-1891

Interstate 195 construction progress photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PC-002
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 175 photoprints detailing the progress of the construction of Interstate 195’s bridges and interchanges in the Fall River area, with the majority being construction of the bridge between Fall River and Somerset, Massachusetts, over the Taunton River. There are four contracts documented, each group originally housed in a separate binder. Each photograph is labelled and numbered by either the photographer or the contractor, the sequence of which is not always clear...
Dates: 1961-1966

Fortin family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: PC-013
Scope and Contents

Collection consists entirely of 2 ¼ x 2 ¼- inch color slides, originally in gray plastic slide trays with typed indices on the side. The index does not always match the contents of the box, however.

Dates: 1956 - 1969