The following repositories are located within the greater Boston area and may have archival sources of interest.
The front cover of the Italian newspaper "La Tribuna Illustrata della Domenica" with a full-page illustration of people near a harbor with their backs to the water and ships in the distance.
La Tribuna Illustrata, Domenica, La Disgrazia al Parco Aerostatico Presse Monte Mario, from the Theodore N. Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides, and Clippings (MC-0680).
Many students and professors during and after their time at MIT were involved in government projects or were completing work recognized and valued by the United States government. The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration and the Library of Congress house some collections relating to former MIT students, professors, and projects based on campus.