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Grand Bostonians 1977


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Grand Bostonians 1977
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On May 18, 1977, Mayor Kevin White honored seven distinguished Bostonians, all over 70, for the contributions each have made to the city and the honors they have brought to Boston. Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., Sidney Rabb, Melnea Cass, Florence Luscomb, Walter Muir Whitehall, Elliot Norton, Leverett Saltonstall. This event was held at The Parkman House, 33 Beacon Street.



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Chicago: “Grand Bostonians 1977,” 08/06/1977, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3C98FD4507D47DA81F44C54914F08DB.
MLA: “Grand Bostonians 1977.” 08/06/1977. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 19, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3C98FD4507D47DA81F44C54914F08DB>.
APA: Grand Bostonians 1977. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_E3C98FD4507D47DA81F44C54914F08DB
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