(Free Download) Rainsford Island: A Boston Harbor Case Study in Public Neglect and Private Activism by William A. McEvoy Jr. and Robin Hazard Ray
Below you will find a free download link to William A McEvoy and Robin Hazard Ray’s book on Rainsford Island.
Boston artist Sarah Wyman Whitman (1842–1904) is most celebrated for the highly original book covers she designed for Houghton, Mifflin from 1884 to 1900, and for her stained-glass windows, including the Brimmer Memorial window at Harvard’s Memorial Hall. Less known … Continue reading
Author and newspaper columnist Fanny Fern was born in Portland, Maine in 1811, the fifth of nine children of Nathaniel and Hannah Parker Willis. Her father named her Grata Payson after the mother of Reverend Edward Payson, whom Nathaniel respected, … Continue reading
Dear Mount Auburn Cemetery Community, I am pleased to announce the first step in the Cemetery’s phased re-opening, which will follow Governor Baker’s guidelines for reopening Massachusetts. Effective today, June 1st, our gates will be open each day from 12pm to … Continue reading