The Massachusetts Studies Network

Boston Harbor Islands History


Boston Harbor Islands History

For folks interested in the history of the Boston Harbor Islands.

Members: 9
Latest Activity: Jan 1, 2013


Moakley Archive: Congressman Moakley's papers

The Moakley Archive is the repository for John Joseph Moakley's congressional papers. Among the documents available to researchers are legislative assistant files which provide insight into Moakley's…Continue

Started by Moakley Archive and Institute Jul 7, 2011.

UMass University Archives & Special Collections: Thompson's Island Collection

Hi Everyone -Here is a link to the finding aid for our Thompson's Island Collection here…Continue

Started by Dale. Last reply by Dale Jan 5, 2011.

Comment Wall

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of Boston Harbor Islands History to add comments!

Comment by Heather Cole on August 9, 2011 at 14:17
Article about the Boston Harbor Islands Mass. Memories Road Show on September 17:
Comment by Mary Concannon on January 21, 2011 at 15:07

I'm interested in Deer Island ... and the tragic fate of the Native peoples who were forced to 'live' there in the 1670s.  As well:  the archaeology of Thompson's Island.


Comment by Heather Cole on January 5, 2011 at 10:55
Comment by Marguerite Krupp on January 5, 2011 at 10:51
A couple of pictures from the Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands trip to Spectacle Island, January 2, 2011.

Members (9)



March 2017



© 2017   Created by Joanne Riley.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Bookmark and Share