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Let’s take a stroll through Westford Center with Kate Hamlin and Fred Fisher

https://museum.westford.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/WHs-Walking-Tour.m4a Start your audio tour of  Westford Center as it was prior to the Civil War. Grab the map and let’s go 1875 Beers Map of Westford Center Narrated by Ellen Harde, Barbara Seavey…

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, April 19, 1919

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. Mr. and Mrs. Henry M. Wright have been spending the week at H. L. Wright’s. They have recently changed cars and are driving a new Buick touring car. “On Wednesday evening, April 23, the Boar…

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, April 12, 1919

A look back in  time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. Misses Sarah, Lillian and May Atwood returned last week Friday from a pleasant winter spent in Florida. “Charles H. Pickering has been appointed inspector of water faucets in town and has b…

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, April 5, 1919

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center.  The academy was closed last week Friday and the teachers had a day for visiting other schools.  Mrs. Harold W. Hildreth and Miss Libby J. Cohen visited the Lowell Normal school and Principa…

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, March 29, 1919

A look back in  time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant “Center. The regular weekly drill of the home guard company took place on Tuesday evening and was well attended, with Major Tuttle in attendance. The work consisted of Platoon movements and ‘riot dr…

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The Westford Wardsman, Saturday, March 22, 1919

A look back in time to a century ago By Bob Oliphant   “Center. Next week, March 24 to March 31, under the auspices of the Westford Red Cross branch, there will be a campaign for clothing for immediate relief in the Near East. The drive will be in…

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Interested in becoming a Westford Minuteman?

The Westford Minutemen will hold their annual open house at the Westford Museum Sunday March 10th from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.  Visit and learn about our colonial period history, period clothing and accouterments, and group activities. Members of the Minuteme…

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Join us as we recognize just a few of the Wild Women of Westford!

Women throughout Westford’s history have stood up for what they thought was right, whether it be improving the school system, blocking/advocating undesirable businesses in town, volunteering on a Town board, or improving the lives of individuals in som…

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Have you seen the new exhibits?

Dear Friend of WHS,  We need your support in helping us fulfill our part of the Mass Humanities grant we received to fund our new exhibits: Road to Westford and Westford Academy. For those that have seen the exhibit in person, please fill out this surv…

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February History Discussion

Four Mondays in February, 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Westford Museum This year’s topic: Westford Immigrant Stories from the late 19th to the early 21st century We’ll be basing our sessions on both transcribed and recorded interviews of over a century of imm…

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