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Brown, Ann Raszmann : Community Organization Photographs, 1974-1977


Quantity

1/2 Document Case

Provenance

These photographs were donated to the Archives and Special Collections Department of the Healey Library at the University of Massachusetts Boston Library by Ann Raszmann Brown in October, 2004.

Biography

Ann Raszmann Brown lived in Dorchester for 10 years and worked with the Dorchester Community News.  Some of these photos are from the Boston Community School, which provided resources to community newspapers.

Scope and Content

This photograph collection contains mostly press-ready images of community organizations such as Mass Fair Share, 9 to 5, and the Boston Community School.  Represented are parents’ organizations, Boston Public Schools during the busing era, various public protests and marches for farm workers, labor unions and other community groups.  There are also photos from Dorchester neighborhoods. Only some of the photographs have descriptions on the reverse.