August’s Artifact(s) of the Month

This month we put together an exhibit about Sargent & Sons. They made industrial washers and dryers. Founded in 1852, the company was located in Westford’s Graniteville until 1990, when they were bought out by Aeroglide.

Photo negative of a Sargent Machine used in a bakery in the 1960s:

sargent dryer

Images from the online database:

Duplex Burr Picker

Metal Tag

1966 Metal Tag


Volunteer researcher for the Westford Museum

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