1975 June 11
Westminster (Mass.) - Mr. Newton (Fay) discussing Millington and other Quabbin towns; Mrs. Newton (Reita) discusses Ballard family of New Salem and her outdoor wedding in 1923. Original tape held in the collections of the Swift River Valley Historical Society.
1969 Dec. 7
Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photographs of a "Tell it to Hanoi" demonstration on Boston Common by Young Americans for Freedom and the Veterans of Foreign Wars in support of the War in Vietnam. Burning the North Vietnamese flag.
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.