REMEMBERING THE GREAT LUONGO RESTAURANT FIRE OF 1942.
by Michael Laurano
REMEMBERING THE GREAT LUONGO RESTAURANT FIRE OF 1942. From the
Boston Fire Department Journal.
EASTBOSTON.COM Historical Record on the "Battle of Chelsea
Creek" Challenged; Revolutionary Battle fought on East Boston soil
BACKGROUND: Globe 7/5:
Researchers take aim at a forgotten battle: Will map colonial
skirmish at Chelsea Creek, seek sunken ship
WOOD ISLAND PARK ON THE FOURTH OF JULY
Courtesy of Michael Laurano.
A piece of East Boston
history: A eulogy for President Abraham Lincoln delivered on Elbow
Street in 1865.
Cudworth's Eulogy on the Life, Character and Public Services of the
Late President Abraham Lincoln at Sumner Hall. (May 8, 1865)
Special thanks to Michael Laurano
..AND ANOTHER PIECE OF EB HISTORY
"Death of a Ferry" by Jules Aarons at Copley Main Library.
PICS FROM THE 1950s and 1960s at
Public Library Exhibition Captures Boston Neighborhoods of 1950s,
- East Boston: An Overview
- Where is East Boston?
- Gen. William Sumner, Eastie's
- Home of the Clippership
- Immigration and Diversity
- Religious Traditions
- New Housing Needs
- Resorts and Recreation
2000 Census of Population and Housing PDF File
Before it was the Joseph Barnes Middle School,
the school at the corner of Marion and Saratoga served as East Boston High
Madonna Shrine in Orient Heights
East Boston on Wikipedia
EB Data from eastboston.com
Planning Documents from the
Near Logan, Airplane comes
over Frankfort Street near
PIECES OF EAST BOSTON
HISTORY: DOCUMERICA: The
Environmental Protection Agency's Program to Photographically
Document Subjects of Environmental Concern. More photographs
here. Run search on "Logan"
or "East Boston."