James Michael Curley Scrapbooks Volume 80

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Curley, James Michael
James Michael Curley (1874-1958); Governors - Massachusetts - Biography; Mayors - Massachusetts - Boston - Biography; Massachusetts - Politics and government - 1913-1937; Irish Americans - Massachusetts - Politics and government; Newspapers - Massachusetts - Boston - 1914-1937; History; Political History; Social History; United States History
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The James Michael Curley Scrapbook Collection consists of digitized microfilmed copies of notebooks kept by Curley from 1914-1937. These notebooks contain news clippings that were drawn primarily from Boston newspapers. Curley was born in Roxbury, MA in 1874. He served four terms as Mayor of Boston: 1914–1918, 1922–1926, 1930–1934 and 1946–1950. He also served as Governor of Massachusetts from 1935-1937. In addition to Curley’s political career, the scrapbooks also include clippings about his first wife Mrs. Mary Herlihy Curley (1884-1930) and their daughter Mary D. Curley (1909-1950). A selection of the notebooks were microfilmed in 1962. The microfilm can be found in the holdings of Dinand Library, Holy Cross’s main library.This volume includes clippings from 1932.