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Jeremiah Burke High School, Washington Street, Dorchester,  circa 1920-1940, School building photographs circa 1920-1960   (Collection # 0403.002)
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Jeremiah Burke High School, Washington Street, Dorchester,  circa 1920-1940, School building photographs circa 1920-1960   (Collection # 0403.002)

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somervillearchives:

Mystery Photo! The man at the head of the table is Mayor Lawrence F. Bretta. Can you identify the other people in the photograph?

somervillearchives:

Mystery Photo! The man at the head of the table is Mayor Lawrence F. Bretta. Can you identify the other people in the photograph?



109-107A Charles Street, 1971 July 25,   Boston Landmarks Commission image collection, (Collection #5210.004) City of Boston Archives
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109-107A Charles Street, 1971 July 25,   Boston Landmarks Commission image collection, (Collection #5210.004) City of Boston Archives

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ourmarathon:

This item was left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square and preserved by the Boston City Archives. View more Copley Square Memorial items here.

ourmarathon:

This item was left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square and preserved by the Boston City Archives. View more Copley Square Memorial items here.

Madison Place, circa 1952-1958, New York Streets Urban Renewal Project, Boston Housing Authority photographs, (Collection #4010.001) City of Boston Archives

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Madison Place, circa 1952-1958, New York Streets Urban Renewal Project, Boston Housing Authority photographs, (Collection #4010.001) City of Boston Archives

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ourmarathon:

As the MLB heads into the All-Star Break next week, Our Marathon is reflecting on sports related submissions. 

Featured here: an amalgam of Boston sports team hats, many with inscriptions, left at the Copley Square Memorial from the James Schmidt’s Boston Marathon Photos collection. 

Share your stories and photos here. 

ourmarathon:

As the MLB heads into the All-Star Break next week, Our Marathon is reflecting on sports related submissions. 

Featured here: an amalgam of Boston sports team hats, many with inscriptions, left at the Copley Square Memorial from the James Schmidt’s Boston Marathon Photos collection. 

Share your stories and photos here

Children playing baseball in the South End, 1978, Peter H. Dreyer slide collection, Collection #9800.007, City of Boston Archives.
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Children playing baseball in the South End, 1978, Peter H. Dreyer slide collection, Collection #9800.007, City of Boston Archives.

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Entrance of Park Street Station, Drilling old subway wall, 1914 October 5, Transit Commission photographs
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Entrance of Park Street Station, Drilling old subway wall, 1914 October 5, Transit Commission photographs

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Photo of the community memorial on Boylston, when the street was still closed following the bombings. This memorial would later be moved to Copley Square until it was finally housed at the City of Boston Archives. 
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ourmarathon:

Photo of the community memorial on Boylston, when the street was still closed following the bombings. This memorial would later be moved to Copley Square until it was finally housed at the City of Boston Archives. 

Submit your photos here.