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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, January 22, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. Two more new periodicals have been added to the reading table at the J. V. Fletcher library. … Read more »


January 2021 Museum Musings

Happy New Year! We hope you had a wonderful holiday season.  At the end of December, we again made the tough decision to close the Museum to the public amid the … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, January 15, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. ‘Susie,’ Gordon Seavey’s trained prized pig, has been an interesting sight in our village street this week … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, January 1, 1921

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. George H. Cadman has gone to California for the winter months. “Postmaster J. Herbert Fletcher is out … Read more »


December 2020 Museum Musings

A Short History of Christmas Lights on Westford Common The beginning is 1988.  Photo by Bill Peters (Christmas Lights on Westford Common, my 30th year Let us all shine some … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, December 18, 1920

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. We are sorry to report two more cases of scarlet fever. One of the five children in … Read more »


Hall and McLaughlin – History of North Westford (Part one)

Westford Town historians, Geoff Hall and Rich McLaughlin, bring their knowledge and research of North Westford for an extraordinary presentation They will share highlights of North Westford’s history from the … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, December 4, 1920

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. There will be a final meeting of Co. H at the Armory Monday evening, December 6, at … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, November 27, 1920

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. The chairman of the Red Cross drive for memberships reports only a fair response to date. If … Read more »
Photo of Everett Jarvis rounding up turkeys

Featured Artifact of the Week

Dances with Turkeys From the 275th Online Exhibit Photo of Everett Jarvis (1875-1951) rounding up turkeys. In 1896, Everett Jarvis married Florence May “Flossie” Blaisdell (1873-1865). They lived at 62 … Read more »


The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, November 20, 1920

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. We think Westford has been justified during these recent years in feeling a just pride in her … Read more »


November 2020 Museum Musings

The Westford Knight: A Decade Later ( A Virtual Event) Sunday, November 15, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm It’s been a decade since David Brody released Cabal of … Read more »