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Paul Parks papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Z10-026

Content Description

The collection consists of records from Parks's engineering firm and his involvement in the Boston Public Schools and local social justice organizations. The collection is unprocessed. Paul Parks, an engineer and former chairman of Boston's School Committee, was an African American activist in Boston. In 1974, he was the first African American appointed Massachusetts Secretary of Education. Accessioned 2010 Apr 12. Box list in electronic control files on the Archives SharePoint site. 52/1-3.

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Use Restrictions

Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the University Archivist.


  • Creation: ca. 1975-2005


44 cubic feet (44 cubic feet in 44 record center cartons and 4 oversize folders.)


Inventoried March 2024. Inventory available upon request. Please contact Northeastern at to access.