Head Of Library

Lisa Tuite

Tuite directs a staff of researchers who provide background and fact-checking to reporters and editors. The library manages the Globe text and photo archive as well. She joined the Globe in the library in 1979.

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FROM THE ARCHIVES

From the archives: Mothers and daughters at ‘Playland’

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With Mother’s Day upon us, an image from June 4, 1956, of mothers and daughters occupying the swings at “Playland” on the Boston Common seemed perfect.

From the Archives

Marathon runner Kelley trains at ‘Dropkick’ Murphy’s

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Glimpses of the present appear in a photo from April 18, 1949, in whcih two-time Boston Marathon winner John A. Kelley trains at “Dropkick” Murphy’s in Acton.

From the Archives

From the archives

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With the last season of “Mad Men” upon us, a look at a print advertisement in the newspaper from March 4, 1960, seemed well-deserved.

Mayor James Michael Curley in the Evacuation Day Parade

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Mayor James Michael Curley receives flowers from Mrs. Betty Cherry during South Boston’s traditional Evacuation Day parade on March 17, 1947.