1968 Sept. 30
Simon, Peter, 1947-
Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Liberation School photo essay -- Black is beautiful." The Liberation School was set up as an alternative to white-dominated schools in Boston in the fall 1968. Simmering disputes between teachers (with African American community members) over the curriculum and governance led a group of six teachers from the Gibson School in Roxbury... more
2010 Jan. 24
West Cummington (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "West Cummington Church fire story," associated metadata: "The 171-yer-old West Cummington Congregational Church was destroyed by fire Jan. 17. This Sunday, the regular 9:30 a.m. worship service was held in the nearby Parish House on West Main street. Approximately 80 people attended."
1967 Nov. 2
Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of campus life at UMass Amherst.
Cambridge (Mass.) - From a series of photographs depicting a gay liberation demonstration at Cambridge Common.