Emery T. Morris

Emery T. Morris was a prominent member of the Niagara Movement, an early civil rights organization. The movement represented blacks who advocated political and social freedom and immediate equality for all, in opposition to the accommodationist views of Booker T. Washington. Although Morris never went to college and worked for most of his life as a druggist, porter, and stationary steam engineer, he assembled one of the most extensive antislavery libraries in New England. Students often visit his house.


H. Langford Warren House

West Cambridge
Built in 1904, this house was built by and for H. Langford Warren. Warren played a...

Theodore W. Richards House

Harvard Square
Built in 1900 by Warren, Smith and Biscoe, this was the home of Theodore W. Richards....

Margaret Fuller House

Central Square
Birthplace of Margaret Fuller (1810-1850). Proponent of women’s rights, and author...


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