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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

Records — Acts of Incorporation From the collection A copy of the original Act of Incorporation of the Westford Academy is bound with copies of the WA trustees meetings. In

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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

Mattawanakee Postcard From the collection Forge Pond (AKA Lake Mattawanakee) is a “Great Pond” or geological lake in Westford. The area of Forge Village surrounds it on the Westford side.

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Artifact of the Week

Featured Artifact of the Week

May Balch Drawing From the collection The picture was drawn by Mary “May” Gertrude Balch (1875-1961) in 1957. May Balch was a local artist. She graduated from Westford Academy in

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Notable of the Month

Notable of the Month ~ Gordon Seavey

Gordon Seavey was a local historian and journalist, writing historical features for the Westford Eagle and the Lowell Sun. During high school, he wrote for the Lowell Courier-Citizen and The

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