Veterans Database

Ongoing project on veterans burred in the town from the French and Indian Wars to today. The database is nearly complete up to WWII.

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Obituaries

Ongoing project in gathering obituaries of former Westford Residents. The museum has a large database and collection of articles.

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Westford Knight

Ongoing project on gathering a history of publications and correspondence on the Westford Knight.

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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

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