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What Remains: The Elizabeth Botsford Mysteries

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on What Remains: The Elizabeth Botsford Mysteries

What Remains:  The Elizabeth Botsford Mysteries

On Saturday, December 8, 2018,at 11 a.m., you are invited to the Milne Public Library to unravel… The Real-Life Mystery of Elizabeth Sanford Botsford.  The Williamstown Historical Museum presents an illustrated lecture by Patricia Leach.

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Textiles of Williamstown Exhibit: Selections from the WHM Collection

Posted by on Oct 17, 2018 in Exhibits, Featured slider | Comments Off on Textiles of Williamstown Exhibit: Selections from the WHM Collection

Textiles of Williamstown Exhibit:  Selections from the WHM Collection

Visit the WHM to view a selection of remarkable and historic textiles from the collection featuring pieces that were conserved using Community Preservation Act funds.

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Williamstown and Williams College Book Signing

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Williamstown and Williams College Book Signing

Click the “Read More” tab to view a video of Dustin Griffin’s discussion of his new book Williamstown and Williams College: Explorations in Local History at the WHM on October 20, 2018.

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WHM Hay Day

Posted by on Aug 14, 2018 in Family Program, Featured slider | Comments Off on WHM Hay Day

WHM Hay Day

Thank you for joining us for our first Hay Day Fair! Click the “Read More” tab to view photos of the event taken by Paul Guillotte and Susan Schneski.

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Let us Gather to Honor our Friend

Posted by on Jul 19, 2018 in Family Program, Featured slider | Comments Off on Let us Gather to Honor our Friend

Let us Gather to Honor our Friend

Please join us on Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 2 to 4 p.m. for a special event honoring the late Nancy Burstein, the former Director and Curator of the Williamstown House of Local History and Williamstown Historical Museum.  All are invited to join us to celebrate Nancy’s life and honor her good work and friendship. 

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WHM Special Summer Exhibit, June to mid August 2018

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in Exhibits, Featured slider | Comments Off on WHM Special Summer Exhibit, June to mid August 2018

WHM Special Summer Exhibit, June to mid August 2018

This exhibit examines some the lesser known pieces of the WHM collection and focuses on objects and ephemera that are unique to the WHM collection. Many of the pieces featured were close to being discarded and lost indefinitely, but were, fortunately, saved by savvy local history loving donors and given to the WHM. 

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