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Match Holder From the collection The match holder was made with inlaid wood by a Civil War prisoner. It was given to Civil War vet Wayland Francis Balch (1839-1937) around

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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

Teacher’s Desk From the Westford Academy Exhibit This wood teacher’s desk was found in the Cameron School custodians room in 1957, being used to store tools. Lloyd Blanchard (1917-2011), liked

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January 2020 Museum Musings

This year 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, guaranteeing and protecting women’s constitutional right to vote. It began with the Seneca Falls Convention in

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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

Alvan Fisher House From the collection Fisher House Today via Google Ca. 1895 winter photograph of 3 Depot St (Alvin Fisher House), which is the Running Fox Farm today. While

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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

J.V. Fletcher Library Postcard From the collection This real photo postcard has a picture of Westford’s J.V. Fletcher Library. It highlights the view to the left of the front entrance,

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