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Center for Lowell History Collections

A list of collections with links to finding aid, inventories and websites that give collection content

Dias (Manny) Collection

Relevant Topics


Dance teachers
Female impersonators
Gay people
Hispanic American singers
Master of ceremonies
Portuguese Americans


Names and Places

Billerica (Mass.)
Brass Rail Meeting House (Southwick, Mass.)
Brick Bar (Worcester, Mass.)
Business Girls Club (Lowell, Mass.)
Club Harmony (Pawtucket, RI)
Dias, Manny, 1909-1981
Diaz Dancing Studio (Lowell, Mass.)
Dunstable (Mass.)
Gibson, Harry, 1907-1960
Lowell (Mass.)
Lowell License Commission
Mangan, Albert, 1915-1993
Manuel Diaz Dancing Studios (Lowell, Mass.)
Manuel Diaz Studios of Dancing (Lowell, Mass.)
New Rathskeller Café (Amesbury, Mass.)
Paint & Powder Club (Lowell, Mass.)
Pinehurst Community Church (Billerica, Mass.)
Poitras, Paul, 1911-2000
Skaff, Frank, 1910-1988
YMCI Hall (Lowell, Mass.)