1836 July 4
Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Taunton, Mass.) . Trustees
Taunton (Mass.) - Program for the ceremonies accompanying the consecration of the new rural cemetery in Taunton, Mass., on July 4, 1836. "The ceremonies will take place in Cypress Dell, in which seats will be prepared for the accommodation of the ladies"; with address by Hon. Francis Baylies. Includes manuscript notes in margin with the names of other participants.
1970 Sept. 16
LaPierre, Richard A.
Massachusetts - Regarding the Easter Seal Society's involvement in housing for people with physical disabilities, which they are pleased to be able to help with. The Society will be paying for part of staff liaison Dorothy Jeffrey's trip to Seattle, so they cannot provide more funds for Robert John Lynch to go.
Massachusetts - List of organizations and their representatives in the housing committee and their phone numbers.
Massachusetts - Concerning a planned housing development for people with physical disabilities. Two hundred fifty units are planned, and every apartment and all support facilities will be adapted for use by people with disabilities. Issues involved in the concept include the community reaction to a large apartment complex, if the complex will adequately serve people with disabilities, if there will be a rehabilitatio... more
1969 Nov. 10
Massachusetts - Welsh represents the Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped for the Housing Committee as she has been involved in housing needs for people with physical disabilities and elderly people. She provides Harold S. Remmes address and phone number. A handwritten note to Remmes in the top right corner says it is to keep him up to date on what she has done with the group.
1971 May 14
Remmes, Harold S.
Massachusetts - Remmes reviewed the material prepared by the Boston Redevelopment Authority's Planning Department, Special Projects Division entitled "Sites for Housing for the Handicapped" and commends the staff on the document. Remmes says there will have to be more interaction between the Massachusetts Council of Organizations of the Handicapped and the BRA.
1973 Feb. 21
Massachusetts - Regarding the cost to locate utilities in ledge and the cost to locate foundations on a site that is mostly ledge. An engineering firm can be hired to survey the site or a qualified professional can be hired to provide a visual survey of the site that includes analysis of utilities, soil conditions, and an estimate of buildability. A handwritten note from Eliza to Elmer C. Bartels indicate that the do... more