James Michael Curley Scrapbooks Volume 222
This scrapbook is available in several formats. A flip-book appears in the viewer at the bottom of this page for browsing. For a searchable copy, download the full text file, a PDF file, from the top of this page. For additional formats, click on the “Version at Internet Archive” link on this page. Due to the large size of these files your computer may take a long time to download the full text pdfs. If you encounter difficulties accessing them please click the Version at Internet Archives Button on the left.
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