Category Archives: Archives & Special Collections

A Recital by the Doppio Ensemble – Nov 18th – UMass Dartmouth – Presented by The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives

The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives presents a recital by the: What: A Recital by the Dippio Ensemble When: November 18, 2014, 6:00 PM Where: Room 153 CVPA, College of Visual & Performing Arts Building (Parking Lot 9),  UMass Dartmouth (Map) ~ … Continue reading

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Historical Portuguese Newspapers of Hawaii Digitized and Available Via UMassD Claire T. Carney Library’s Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives

The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives at the Claire T. Carney Library and the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth announce the addition of six Portuguese-language newspapers published in Hawaii between 1885 and 1937 to its … Continue reading

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Schooner Ernestina/Effie M. Morrissey at 120: A Look Back At Her History And The History of Cape Verdean Immigration To The United States – a joint lecture by Timothy Walker and Waltraud Coli on March 3rd at the Claire T. Carney Library

WHAT: Schooner Ernestina/Effie M. Morrissey at 120: A Look Back At Her History And The History of Cape Verdean Immigration To The United States – a joint lecture by Timothy Walker and Waltraud Coli WHEN: March 3: 3:00 to 5:00 PM WHERE: Claire T. Carney Library, Grand … Continue reading

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Come Hear Historian Joseph Conforti Read from his book Another City Upon a Hill: A New England Memoir – Feb. 20th – UMass Dartmouth PAA Archives

WHAT:Come Hear Historian Joseph Conforti will read from and sign his latest book titled Another City Upon a Hill:  A New England Memoir WHERE: UMass Dartmouth, Prince Henry Society Reading Room at the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives in the Claire T. Carney … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Barney Frank – Part of the UMass Dartmouth Celebration of Transformation – April 2, 2013

A Conversation with Barney Frank – Part of a Celebration of Transformation April 2, 2013 The former Congressman, know for his sharp wit and keen knowledge of the economic and social issues shaping America, will discuss the emerging shape and … Continue reading

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Archives and Special Collections at the UMass Dartmouth Claire T. Carney Library will be closed from December 22, 2012 to January 1st, 2013

Archives and Special Collections at the Claire T. Carney Library will be closed from December 22 to January 1 due to the library construction project.  The Archives will reopen January 2, 2013.

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Presepios de Lapinha: An exhibit of Portuguese traditional sea-themed nativity scenes made by local artisans

What: Presepios de Lapinha – Exhibit of Portuguese traditional sea-themed nativity scenes  made by local artisans. Where:  Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Dartmouth When:  Exhibit will open on November 29th, 2012 6:00pm with a cocktail reception  and will continue through … Continue reading

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Historical Portuguese Newspapers of California Digitized

from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Center for Portuguese Studies and Cultures Events page: http://www.portstudies.umassd.edu/activities/events/events2012/120425.htm    The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives at the Claire T. Carney Library and the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth announce the … Continue reading

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Hybrid Identity and the Portuguese-American Experience in the Novels of Alfred Lewis – A lecture by Prof. Frank F. Sousa – 5 P.M., May 10, 2012

What: A lecture by  Prof. Frank F. Sousa entitled: “Hybrid Identity and the Portuguese-American Experience in the Novels of Alfred Lewis” Where: Prince Henry Society Reading Room at the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, Claire T. Carney Library When: May 10th, 2012, 5:00 P.M. ~ Free … Continue reading

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UMass Dartmouth: The Original Intent Behind This Concrete Jungle – an exhibition May 1-6, 2012; Reception May 3rd 4 – 7 pm CVPA

What: UMass Dartmouth: The Original Intent Behind This Concrete Jungle – an exhibition Where:  Room 154, College of Visual and Performing Arts Building, UMassD Main Campus When:  May 1 through May 6, 2012 ~ free & open to the public ~ Reception: … Continue reading

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