Dearborn School

Battle to Preserve Historic Dearborn School Seems at End, Reports Boston Globe

Boston is moving ahead with plans to raze the century-old Dearborn school building in Roxbury this fall and replace it with a new school.

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Dearborn School

The Alliance Responds to MHC’s Finding of "No Adverse Effect" at the Dearborn in Roxbury

The Massachusetts Historical Commission ruled “no adverse effect” to the demolition of the historic Dearborn School in Roxbury.

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Greg Galer Explains the Importance of the Northern Avenue Bridge

Alliance Executive Director Greg Galer discusses the importance of saving the historic Northern Avenue Bridge in a letter to the Boston Globe. Check back for more updates.

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During July, we asked you to use the hashtag #lookupboston on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook to share your favorite sites from Boston’s historic built environment, and see your photos in our #LookUpBoston gallery throughout the month. We saw hundreds of your amazing photos!

Keep 'em coming. Whether it’s one of Boston’s built icons, the old bookstore you pass each morning, or the warehouse that’s now home to your favorite art gallery, show us what you’re seeing. We live in a beautiful city — don’t forget to #lookupboston!