Dorchester Illustration no. 2182
Bird's-eye view of the South Bay in 1871. Hard to believe it is now a shopping plaza.
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Dorchester Illustration no. 2181
Today we have another photo published in 1895 in a booklet called Picturesque Boston Highlands, Jamaica Plain and Dorchester.
Home Market on Standish Street.
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Dorchester Illustration no. 2180 Glover's Corner 1895
Today we have another photo published in 1895 in a booklet called Picturesque Boston Highlands, Jamaica Plain and Dorchester, this time of Glover's Corner.
The buildings at the right are gone, replaced by a parking lot for school buses, a...
Chocolate, Culture and the Politics of Food
2 pm, Sunday, March 1st, 2015 at the William Clapp House
Join Carla D. Martin, Harvard University lecturer, for a sensory exploration of the world of chocolate. Inspired by her popular undergraduate course, this event will introduce the socio-historical legacy of chocolate and the global and ethical issues connected to the production of one of America's favorite sweets, with an emphasis on the eating and appreciation of the so-called "food of...
December 14, 2014 Holiday Party
DHS members and friends gather to ring in the holiday season at the annual Holiday Open House. Dorchester-based pianist Bil Mooney-McCoy will play music of the holiday season and lead the gathering in a lively carol sing. Enjoy food, good company and shopping in our specialty gift shop.