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Constables to Cruisers

Mini Quip RadarOctober 2012 – February 2013

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Science is History, Too!

Spring 2012 IntercomCommunications, transportation, musical instruments, medical instruments, industrial equipment, electronics and entertainment. Scientific developments that changed the way we do things, the processes, the efficiency and the safety. This exhibit highlighted objects from Westford’s history that have been changed by science. For some science-related sleuthing fun, see if you …

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The Worship Spaces of Westford

Spring 2011 From the building of the original Meeting House of West Chelmsford, to the establishment of St. Catherine’s, The United Methodist Church and St. Mark’s to accommodate the influx of 19th c. immigrants; from the Christian faiths which marked the founding of our country, to more recent populations of …

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Reproducing the Past: Creating a Colonial Wardrobe

Sewing by hand, using 18th century reproduction fabrics and constructing garments in the 18th century manner are the trademarks of two 21st century Colonial seamstresses who work diligently to accurately reproduce colonial clothing in every detail. Hallie Larkin and Stephanie Smith have on display several of their recreations including a …

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The Westford Town Hall

Town Hall ExhibitJust in time for the opening of the newly renovated Town Hall, we decided to bring out some of the Town Hall treasures in our collection. In addition to photos, the exhibit included a poster listing the prices for town hall rental in 1927, a Contagious Disease log …

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Root, Root, Root for the Home Team

A History of Baseball in Westford Baseball TableThe History of Baseball in Westford exhibit was open from April through September 2010. It opened in time for the Apple Blossom Festival. It featured photos of the original 6 Little League teams from the 1950s as well as town and business-sponsored teams, …

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