3. Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives
Found in 66 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of photographs, photocopies of newspaper articles, a booklet of bylaws, and two plaques.
The collection consists of photocopies of photographs, some personal writings, books and pamphlets, documents such as marriage and baptism certificates (official certificates, and narrative statements), immigration documents such as Certificates of Arrival, Naturalization, and Citizenship, and newspaper clippings.
The collection consists mainly of 282 cut paper silhouette portraits done by Josephine Teixeira. Some are mounted in a scrapbook of Saltmarsh Store employees, some glued in a sketchbook, others are mounted on cards, or collaged. Most were done in the late 1960s through the mid-1970s. The collection also contains papers relating to the death and burial of Bibiana Xavier.
The collection consists of 100 letters, postcards, telegrams and other correspondence written and received by brothers William and Arthur Furtado, New Bedford citizens who served in the Navy during World War II. Also included are other ephemera of the Furtado family.
The collection consists of recordings in three formats: UMatics, VHS, and DVDs. The recordings span from 1996 to 2002.
The collection consists of correspondence, awards, photographs, ephemera, scrapbooks and loose newspaper clippings, and is broken down into five series. It documents his career as Mayor of Fall River, the projects he worked on, legislation he passed, and economic improvements made during his tenure as Mayor.
The collection consists primarily of genealogical records compiled by Joseph Sequeira Vera, including family trees and historical backgrounds of members of the family. There are also a few newspaper clippings and photographs