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Selected Resources Documenting Boston Harbor and the Boston Harbor Islands

List of the Boston Harbor Islands

Apple Island (former island, now part of East Boston)
Bumpkin Island
Button Island
Calf Island
Castle Island
Deer Island
Gallops Island
Georges Island
Governors Island (former island, now part of East Boston)
Grape Island
The Graves
Great Brewster Island
Green Island
Hangman Island
Langlee Island
Little Brewster Island
Little Calf Island
Long Island
Lovells Island
Middle Brewster Island
Moon Island
Nixes Mate
Noddle's Island (former island, now part of East Boston)
Nut Island
Outer Brewster Island
Peddocks Island
Raccoon Island
Ragged Island
Rainsford Island
Sarah Island
Shag Rocks
Sheep Island
Slate Island
Snake Island
Spectacle Island
Spinnaker Island
Thompson Island
Webb Memorial Park
World's End

Archival and Manuscript Collections

Boston Harbor Now records, 1970-2014, bulk 1980-2008

Judge A. David Mazzone chambers papers on the Boston Harbor Cleanup Case, 1985-2005

Thompson Island collection, 1814-1990, bulk 1814-1977

Volunteers and Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands Inc. records, 1770-2011, bulk 1999-2011

Explore all of our archival and manuscript collections that document Boston Harbor and the Boston Harbor Islands. To access collections held outside of UMass Boston, search ArchiveGridWorldCat, and the Digital Public Library of America. Search for "Boston Harbor," "Boston Harbor Islands," the names of individual islands, and related keywords.

Books

Maps

Search ArchiveGridWorldCat, and the Digital Public Library of America for additional maps of Boston Harbor and the Boston Harbor Islands. Search for "Boston Harbor," "Boston Harbor Islands," the names of individual islands, and related keywords.

Newspapers

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

Reports

Search the Healey Library's catalog or WorldCat for reports about Boston Harbor and the Boston Harbor IslandsSearch for "Boston Harbor," "Boston Harbor Islands," the names of individual islands, and related keywords.

Scholarly Works

Search the Healey Library's catalogScholarWorks, or WorldCat for dissertations, theses, and other scholarly works about Boston Harbor and the Boston Harbor IslandsSearch for "Boston Harbor," "Boston Harbor Islands," the names of individual islands, and related keywords.

Videos

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