Accessions of the LHC

Accession & Donor Description
2006.018
Methuen Historical Commission
5775
2006-02-15
Description:

Collection of Deaccessioned items by Methuen Historic Commission. Material pertaining to Lawrence, MA. Includes: Newspapers 1869-1953 ( old editions, disasters, anniversary celebrations, politics and war, newspaper history, miscellaneous); Hydro Electric Dam; Spicket River.


Notes:

Published material, no DOG required.
Newspapers very fragile.
TY sent 03/17/2006


Joe Bella
2006.017
Wall
4380
2006-01-23
Description:

Recordings( 3) of the Honorable Michael T. Sullivan from October 29, 1940. Recordings state: Use fiber or thorn needles only.


Notes:

From Estate of William X. Wall
2/9/2006: Further research. Try to migrate info from records to other media to acquire message on record. Quest whether to keep records as objects.
DOG sent 03/17/2006 and TY. Req any info re: playing records with " thorn or fiber needle)
Donor picked up recordings to take to Bristol Recording Studios in Boston to transfer data to a CD Rom format. See letter in donor file.
Data transferred to cd rom - not certain Lawrence related.


Mary H. Wall, Executrix Estate of William X. Wall
The Honorable William X. Wall
Restricted only that unable to listen to recordings at this time due to lack of appropriate equipment.
2006.016
Brickman
6174
2006-02-01
Description:

Magazines ( 6) Dealing with the Plastics Industry and the Bolta Company. 1950 -1955.
Additional material from Ned ( Najie Elias) Daher's career in the textile industry. Material primarily relates to the chemist and colorist activities. 1938-1964. Daher was a resident of Lawrence, MA.


Notes:

Review if of value. No note or other information with donation.
2/9/06: Keep for further review and additional information from family.
3/8/06: Additional material brought in after the February meeting from the same donor.
DOG and TY sent 03/17/2006

2006.015
Mahoney, Albertine
6352
2006-02-15
Description:

Newsletter: The A.W. Employees Booster, October 1923. Editor Howard O. Frye. Published by Department of Labor of the American Woolen Company.
Gift is given in memory of Albert6ine G. Buyck


Notes:

DOG signed
TY sent 03/17/2006

2006.014
Ronsivalli, Louise
6437
2006-02-09
Description:

Manuscript: How One Lawrence Family Spent a Cold Wintry Day in the Early 1930's. Personal memoir.


Notes:

DOG signed 02/09/2006
TY sent03/17/2006

2006.013
Bradley, Arlene
6173
2005-04-14
Description:

Sacred Heart Church,Lawrence, MA material including CD Rom of history, Souvenir Cookbook, parish-related Girl Scout Scrapbook, photographs
Manuals(2), Immigrant Resource handbooks.
DOG signed 4/14/2005
TY sent 3/17/06


Notes:

See Oral History #623

2006.012
Dallon, Arthur
Foster, Mary Boyle
6257
2006-02-07
Description:

Prints, photographic ( 5). School photos from the Packard School, South Lawrence. With some identifications.


Notes:

Art Dallon, LHC Geneaolgist, brought in photographs from Mary Boyle Foster.

2006.011
Poulin, Robert
3857
2005-11-28
Description:

Collection of Arlington Mills material. Copies ( approx. 85) " Arlington Mills News and Views, 1941 - 1949. Also Program of Arlington Mills Award celebration, 1943.


Notes:

Donor's father worked at Arlington Mills for 30 years. Mr. Poulin's father died in 1993 at age of 92 and left papers to his son.
No DOG needed - printed material.

2006.010
Corbett, Christopher
4130
2006-01-13
Description:

Monday Night Club records including membership list; 25th Anniversary Booklet; 125th Anniversary program with biographies; 4 manuscripts.


Notes:

Add to original Monday Night Club Collection

2006.009
Guilmette, Richard
6279
2006-01-15
Description:

Typewriters (2): Underwood and a Royal. Circa 1910 - 1920


Notes:

See attached In Loving memory of...
DOG signed


My Mother Mary A. Guilmette and My Grandparents Joseph and Katherine Bellanti. From Richard A. Guil
2006.008
Gwardyak, Chester
CDM
6283
2006-01-03
Description:

CD Rom: Gen-Corp Inc. Lawrence Location Building 4 ( a/k/a Lawrence Machine Shop, Bldg #4) Demolition MHC Project #3472. Photographs with written historical and descriptive data, index to photos, location maps.


Notes:

Original photos to National Park Service in Washington, DC.

2006.007
Glendinning, Amy
6270
2006-02-07
Description:

Program: Art Department of Lawrence Woman's Club Presents Famous Paintings of Madonnas. 1938.


Notes:

DOG signed

2006.006
LaBelle, Laura
4307
2006-12-03
Description:

Print, photographic: (7) including Lawrence Canoe Club, Patterson family members. With identification and some bio material.


Notes:

Copies of donor's originals. DOG?

2006.005
Hohn, Marcia
Immigrant Learning Center
6312
2006-02-09
Description:

Magazine: Immigrant Homebuyers in Lawrence and Lowell, Massachusetts: Keys to the Revitalization of the Cities


Notes:

No DOG req., printed material. Thank you needed.

2006.004
Heiden, Richard
6300
2005-11-22
Description:

Slides: Approximately 10 color slides of Lawrence views from the Ayer MIll Tower. With identification. 1950.


Notes:

Signed DOG. Donor worked at Ayer Mill after High School. Went to Lowell Tech, then worked at many textile mills around country.

2006.003
Betances, Yadira
3908
2006-01-01
Description:

Scrapbook : Lawrence Cooperative Bank, black and white photos, with identifications.


Notes:

Photos removed from album, kept in original order. Originals housed in vault. copies in binder

2006.002
Kelley, Joan
3760
2006-01-15
Description:

Item: Bowl, ceramic, "Souvenir of Lawrence." Floral decorations


Notes:

Gift to Joan Kelley from friend, Paula Clinton of 55 Cedar Street, Woburn, MA. Found in an antique shop by Clinton's sister.

2006.001
Unknown
5320
2006-01-25
Description:

Print,photographic (3), black and white . Pictures of Lithuanian and Lithuanian descendants.


Notes:

Found in collection. Possible donor is Jonas Stundza

2005.060
Siegenthaler, Linda
4020
2006-01-10
Description:

Print, photographs (3) of Lawrence Theaters

2005.059
Art Work of Lawrence & Vicinity
5749
2006-01-10
Description:

View on the Canal Plate #12


Art Work of Lawrence & Vicinity
2005.058
Graber, Cailin
6276
2004-06-03
Description:

Print, photographs ( 4). Scenes of Lawrence,MA . 3 matted; 1 unmatted. Richard Graber, Andover, MA, photographer.


Notes:

Transfered from Incoming Loan#L2004.005
Brought in for Cultural Exhibit.


Richard Graber
2005.057
Ceplikas, Alison
6194
1999-02-04
Description:

Painting of Lawrence, MA at sunset with view of river, bridges and mills. Artist: Thomas A. Ceplikas. Framed


Notes:

Canvas rippled. No glass. Artist, Thomas A. Ceplikas, MD of Milton St., Lawrence was a family doctor. News article ( obit) attached to accession form

2005.056
Skinner, Malcolm
6467
2004-08-17
Description:

Picture of Lawrence Mills, with railroad cars in foreground. 9 x 48, panorama. circa 1910. Printed on photo: Compliments of E. Frank Lewis.


Notes:

Given on behalf of Franklin and Louise McQueston


In memory of Franklin and Louise McQueston
2005.055
Stundza, Amelia
3686
2005-11-11
Description:

Print, photographic: Gathering of 8 women in native Lithuanian costumes. b/w; 4 x 6. Identified

2005.054
Hay, Pearl
6295
2005-11-11
Description:

Book: The Rebellious Child by Pearl Hay. Memoir. 2001

2005.053
Found in Collection
5320
2005-11-11
Description:

Cookbook International Institute , reprint of the 1938 classic edition. Third edition, first printing, 1973.

2005.052
Rentas, Marta I
6431
2005-11-02
Description:

Oral history ( 632) photo. Teacher in Lawrence.


Notes:

Oral History #632
Thank you sent by Joan K. / Oral History Dept.


Restricted image.
2005.051
Benedix, Ray and Anne
4413
2005-09-15
Description:

Needlework: Needlepoint with sacred images with the words:" the United Presbyterian Church in the United States in America."


The United Presbyterian Church of Lawrence, MA
2005.050
Clark, Marilyn
6198
2005-09-28
Description:

Print, photographic: Hood School B/W Class of 1924. Saunders Studio. 19 x 8.5


Notes:

DOG signed

2005.049
Avery, Judy
4398
2005-10-15
Description:

Lot - Material related to Lawrence, public schools, Morehouse Baking Company, Red Cross, Betsey Ross Bread, etc.


Notes:

See 2004.024 for related items.

2005.047
Church, Maggie
4377
2005-10-26
Description:

Glass plate negative, 3.25" x 4". " Sorting Wool After Cleaning and Washing,Lawrence, Mass." Keystone View Co.,Factories, Meadville, Pa.


Notes:

Item acquired at Flea Market at Eastern Market, Arlington, Mass.

2005.046
Watson, Bruce
4205
2005-09-01
Description:

Collection of research material for book, "Bread and Roses, Mills, Migrants and the Struggle for the American Dream," consisting of seven binders. Information sorted by book chapter, date of action. Binders tabbed.
I Dailies Jan 12 - Feb 9; II Dailies Feb 10 - 29; III Dailies March 1 - Sept 29; IV Dailies The Trial and Aftermath; V All Major Magazines; VI Misc. Magazines and newspapers; VII Arnold Thesis.


Notes:

Author of Bread and Roses: Mills, Migrants and the Struggle for the American Dream.
Remove from plastic binders; maintain original order; put in acid free folders.

2005.045
Dallon, Arthur
3774
2005-08-31
Description:

Collection of Baptist Church related material.

2005.044
Ward, Richard and Rachel
6499
2005-10-18
Description:

1- Plate, metal. With Lawrence, MA logo.
1- Stand, plate. Wood
1- Magazine. Horizons Lawrence, Massachusetts
Centennial Anniversary, 1853 - 1953


Notes:

Born 1936 in Lawrence, MA
Purchased plate ten years ago at flea market in Baltimore, MD
Given in memory of Arthur D. Ward Sr.
dog and ty sent


Arthur D. Ward Sr.
2005.043
Greene, Ernest
3802
2004-09-03
Description:

1 - Plaque-Rabbi Joshua Loth Liebman Memorial, 1950
1- Plaque-YMCA. Service Award to Youth, 1951
1- Certificate, framed: The Salvation Army. Life Member,
1951.
1- Certificate, framed. Lawrence Boys' Club. Letter of
Appreciation, date.
1- Certificate, framed. Trinity Congregational Church.
Moderator Emeritus. 1961
1- Photograph, framed. Aerial View Lawrence General
Hospital, 1965.


Notes:

Add to Hamblet inventory.
DOG signed
ty sent

2005.042
Forsyth, William
6254
2004-07-02
Description:

1- Print, photographic. Color. Wood Mill, late 1970's.


Notes:

dog sent
ty sent.

2005.041
Kopacz, John and Elinor
Meile, Ann Marie
6337
2004-06-22
Description:

1- Photograph: Rollins School Class, 1928 ,framed
1- Photograph: Rollins School Class, 1929, unframed, mounted
1- Diploma: Rollins School for Doris Martin, June 27,1929.


Notes:

Given in memory of Doris nee Martin Schirner died June 7, 2004. Owner of diploma and in photo of Class 1929.


Doris Schirner
Doris Schirner who died 06/07/2004, owner of diploma and in Rollins Class 1929
2005.040
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"History of the Lawrence Police 1934."
2005.039
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
Golden Jubilee of the Lawrence Police Relief Association 1889-1939."
2005.038
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"Golden Jubilee of the Lawrence Police Relief Association 1889-1939"
2005.037
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"History of the Lawrence Police 1934."
2005.036
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"Golden Jubilee of the Lawrence Police Relief Association 1889-1939."
2005.035
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"History of the Lawrence Police 1934."
2005.034
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
"History of the Lawrence Police 1934"
2005.033
Found in Collection
5320
2005-01-01
History of Lawrence Police 1934
2005.032
Barry, John
6157
2005-01-01
History of the Lawrence Police 1934.
2005.031
Unknown
5320
2005-01-01
Description:

Photo John Sheehan, City Marshall


Lawrence-Up-To-Date, 1845-1895
2005.030
Haynes, Mary
3914
2005-04-28
Description:

1 - Wedding gown, circa 1922, belonging to Delia Fitzgerald.
1 - Bedspread, crocheted
1- Bedspread, crocheted with string.


Notes:

DOG signed
ty sent
see newspaper story re: Delia Fitzgerald ( Mrs. John Howard)
Note from donor:" Crochet bedspread made by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Slene before 1975. My mother's gown Married in August 1922 at St. Mary's Church in Lawrence, MA Delia Fitzgerald married to John Howard 83 years old."


Howard and Fitzgerald Families
2005.029
Williams, David
6511
2005-07-24
Description:

3 Framed Panorama photographs: School photos
Bruce 1931, Bruce 1936, St. Mary's 1931


Notes:

DOG signed
ty sent

2005.028
Clark, Elaine
6199
2004-07-23
Description:

Yearbooks: Lawrence General Hospital School of Nursing. 1964,1965, 1967.