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826 Boston, 2013

Collection Overview

Title: 826 Boston, 2013

Creator: 826 Boston

Extent: 63.0 Items

Arrangement: See table of contents.

Date Acquired: 05/00/2013

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

I Want You to Have This: a Collection of Objects and their Stories from Around the World contains 55 essays written by 11th grade students from Boston International High School about an object from their native country that holds significance for each writer.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Published in May 2013, I Want You to Have This is a collection of 55 essays written by students from Boston International High School, all of whom speak English as a second language. Twice a week during the academic year, tutors from 826 Boston, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting students with their creative and expository writing skills, went to the school to help edit and make suggestions about the students’ writing. The result is a collection of essays about an object that is important to each writer.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions:

Items in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. The Boston Public Library does not hold copyright on the material in this collection. Researchers are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright.

When reproducing material from this collection please include the credit line "Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Rare Books."

Acquisition Source: Boston International High School

Acquisition Method: Donation

Preferred Citation: 826 Boston, MS 7114. Rare Books and Manuscripts Department, Boston Public Library. Courtesy of the Trustees fo the Boston Public Library/Rare Books.

Processing Information: Finding aid written by Alissa Link, June 2013.

Other URL: http://www.bostonpublicschools.org/school/boston-international-high-school


Box and Folder Listing

Folder 1: Cover: I Want You to Have This, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Title Page, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Table of Contents and Foreword by Julia Alvarez, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Letter from the Student Editorial Board, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Al Janabi, Salman: “Spoon”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Gondres, Madelyne: “La Cafetera”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Peralta, Stiven: “Brush”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Vicioso, Betsaida: “Avocado”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Scutt, Marc: “Black Belt”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Cabral, Melisa: “Photograph”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Yohannes, Nishan: “Chair”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Matos, Rafael Segura: “Marble”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Velez, Wilda: “Ring”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Acosta, Jennifer: “Bicycle”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Castillo, Robert: “Button”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Cabral, Melina: “Photograph”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Lubin, Pharrah: “Ring”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Kasemba, Gerard: “Computer Keyboard”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Pontes, Nireida: “Banheira”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Diakite, Ali: “English Notebook”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 21: DaVeiga, Pedro: “Soccer Cleats”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Monteiro, Elan: “Volleyball Trophy”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Ventura, Elianny: “Microphone”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Khalifa, Sufiyan: “Pacemaker”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Solis, Kendall: “Honor Roll Trophy”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Mota, Karina Pilier: “Certificate of Achievement”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Diaz, Margarita: “Journal”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Fernandes, Denilton: “Soccer Trophy”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Araujo, Liliana: “Red Jacket”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Semedo, Maria: “Diary Lock”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Moge, Gabriela: “Bible (Psalm 91)”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Baez, Johanny: “El Niño Divino”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 33: Sanchez, Bradley: “Mi Peluche”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Luis, Kessi: “First Communion Book”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Gomes, Ivany: “Ring”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Goncalves, Marley: “Saint Fatima”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 37: Rosa, Vanessa: “Umbilical Cord”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 38: Melendez, Wesly: “Colored Glass”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 39: Gilson, Cassania: “Wooden Shoes”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 40: Pina, Vilson: “Ratinho”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 41: Abbas, Aia: “Earrings”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 42: Gomes, Yuron: “Egg”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 43: Pereira, Leida: “Social Security Card”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 44: Tavarez, David: “Pesos”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 45: Pagan, Bryan: “Rock”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 46: Denis, Kimberly: “Necklace”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 47: Martinez, Malvin: “Bracelet”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 48: Burgos, Arquely: “Beer Can”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 49: Sanchez, Leticia: “Photograph”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 50: Velásquez, José Daniel S.: “Uniform Shirt”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 51: Cardoso, Seila: “Window”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 52: Crispin, Anyelo: “Braids”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 53: Mendes, Yara: “Midoro”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 54: Otshudi, Andre: “Brick”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 55: Baez, Miguel: “Bracelet”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 56: Duran, Genesis: “Ultrasound”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 57: Rodriguez, Javier: “Mic”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 58: Rugwiza, Sonia: “Diary”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 59: Cabrerabeato, Jose Luis: “Tooth Necklace”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 60: Nùñez, Ilenny: “Parcheesi”, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 61: Letter from the Teachers, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 62: Acknowledgments, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 63: About 826 Boston, May 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 64: I Want You To Have This: A Collection of Objects and their Stories From Around The World, 2013Add to your cart.
Magazine. Copy 1.
Folder 65: I Want You To Have This: A Collection of Objects and their Stories From Around The World, 2013Add to your cart.
Magazine. Copy 2.