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Black and white image of the front page of the November 6, 1869 edition of The Observer, the Tufts student paper of record at the time. The image includes protesters and police at the barricade at the dormitory protest.
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the height of the Lewis Hall protests at Tufts, one of the community's most significant and effective protests...

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SMFA Scrapbook, 1911
Digital Collections and Archives recently received approximately 180 boxes and items (160 linear feet) of records from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, documenting the...

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Pie chart of collection areas
Archives and Special Collections are sometimes described as mysterious or even “hidden.” In DCA we’ve been working to make information about our collections known and...

Read more about "“Take a Look in This Box: The Collections Survey at DCA”"

About DCA

Digital Collections and Archives (DCA) is the archives and manuscript repository of Tufts University and is open to the public.

DCA’s team of professional archivists provides stewardship for the Tufts University Archives, several hundred manuscript collections, and other permanently valuable physical and digital archival materials. DCA staff also assist Tufts students, faculty, and staff with recordkeeping activities, through records management and digital library services.

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