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Sep 12 2017

Students answer “what freedom means to me” at Pierce House

Sep 12, 2017

What Freedom Means to Me, an exhibit created by fifth-grade classes from the Neighborhood House Charter School in the Dorchester section of Boston, was...

Sep 07 2017

Celebrate fall with Historic New England

Sep 07, 2017

Experience the unmatched beauty of autumn in New England by attending one of our upcoming fall festivals. Enjoy fresh-pressed cider, live folk music, vintage...

Sep 06 2017

Capturing stories of modern Roxbury: Frances Sims

Sep 06, 2017

This summer, Helina Dawit Yohannes, an incoming senior at Suffolk University, is working with Urban Edge and Historic New England to compile an archive of the personal stories...

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