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Resources Documenting Dorchester

Audio and Video

Selected Recordings

Black Perspectives: Columbia Point

Down the Project: The Crisis of Public Housing

Audio and Video Databases

Search these databases for "Dorchester" and related keywords.

Books

Selected Books

Search the Healey Library's catalog for books about Dorchester. Also try searching for related keywords like "Ashmont," "Columbia Point," and "Savin Hill."

Digitized Publications

Selected Publications

The Boston Plan: proposal for a new neighborhood, 1977

Columbia Point, a New Vision - Boston Society Of Architects

Columbia Point, a Visual and Social Study - Terri Gordon Simmers

Columbia Point: Composite Development Plan - Columbia Point Peninsula Planning Committee, 1977

Columbia Point Developer Selection Kit - Boston Housing Authority, 1981

Columbia Point Development Study, Harvard-Columbia Point Planning Workshop - Harvard University. Graduate School Of Design, 1974

Columbia Point Peninsula, Request for Developer Proposals - Boston Redevelopment Authority, 1982

Columbia Point Peninsula: A Proposal for the Revitalization of Columbia Point Peninsula - Columbia Associates, 1982

Columbia Point Peninsula Proposal - Corcoran Mullins, Jennison, Inc, 1983

Columbia Point Peninsula Revitalization Program: Impact Assessment of Proposed Street Improvements - Boston Redevelopment Authority, 1985

Columbia Point Proposal - Housing Innovations Inc, 1983

Columbia Point Redevelopment Plan - Boston Redevelopment Authority, 1980

Harbor Point (redevelopment of the Columbia Point Housing Project): Final Environmental Impact Report - Boston Redevelopment Authority

The Impact on Housing of the Opening of the Columbia Point Campus of the University of Massachusetts - Dorchester-Columbia Point Task Force, 1973

Urban Development Action Grant Application, Columbia Point Peninsula Revitalization Program - Boston Redevelopment Authority, 1982

Urban Partnership Application for Columbia Point Peninsula - Boston Redevelopment Authority, 1978

These publications are held at the Boston Public Library, and the digitized items are available through the Internet Archive. To locate additional digitized publications about Dorchester, search the Internet Archive for keywords such as "Dorchester," "Columbia Point," and "Savin Hill."

Maps

Selected Maps

Insurance maps of Boston, Massachusetts.
Call number: G1234.B6 S3 1951
v.4. South Boston, Dorchester, Savin Hill, Spectacle Island.
v.8. Dorchester, Roxbury.
v.9. Dorchester.

Map of Dorchester, 1920, Boston Public Library

Plan of Dorchester, 1880, Boston Public Library

Search ArchiveGridWorldCat, and the Digital Public Library of America for additional maps of Dorchester. Search for "Dorchester" and related keywords.

Newspapers

Selected Newspapers

Search and browse all of the Healey Library's newspaper databases.

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