The Bee (Organization) Records, 1861-1934
This Cambridge Historical Society Collection, the Bee Organization Records, documents the activities of a women's sewing circle founded in 1861 in Cambridge, Massachusetts by sixteen teenage girls in response to the need of Massachusetts armed forces for supplies at the beginning of the Civil War.
For more information, visit cambridgehistory.org/research/the-bee-records-1861-1934/
For reproductions contact CHS at archives@cambridgehistory.org.
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