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

South Boston boys boat to beat City Point heat

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As 75,000 beachgoers enjoyed a summer day at City Point in 1931, a group of South Boston boys paddle homemade boats to beat the June heat.

From the Archives

Fans peek through fence at Concerts on the Common show

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On July 5, 1982, Juice Newton and Peter, Paul and Mary kicked off the Concerts on the Common series, and fans peeked through the fence hoping to catch a glimpse.

From the Archives

People fill Cambridge Common to hear President Coolidge

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In a 1925 photograph, people fill Cambridge Common to hear President Coolidge speak on the 150th anniversary of George Washington taking command of the Continental Army.

From the Archives

From the Archives, New Kids on the Block

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ew Kids on the Block make a return to Boston on June 24. Time to break out the T-shirts and pins and return to the hysteria shown in the faces of these fans on April 19 1990.