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Letters in a Box: The Journey of a WWII Bombardier

Posted by on May 11, 2018 in Featured slider, Talks | 0 comments

Letters in a Box:  The Journey of a WWII Bombardier

Join us on Saturday, May 26 at 11 a.m. in the Heritage Room at the Williams Inn for an illustrated lecture presented by Sheila Stone where she will discuss the book Letters in a Box, a book containing over 150 handwritten letters and postcards written home by her husband, Robert. L. Stone, during World War II. 

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Reflections on Growing up in Williamstown

Posted by on Apr 5, 2018 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on Reflections on Growing up in Williamstown

Reflections on Growing up in Williamstown

On Saturday, April 14 at 11 a.m. you are invited to a panel discussion where several long-time and life long Williamstown residents will share their reflections of growing up in Williamstown and will share memories of when Spring Street was “the place to see and be seen.”  

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Honoring Isaac Stratton

Posted by on Mar 22, 2018 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on Honoring Isaac Stratton

Honoring Isaac Stratton

Rescheduled Event: On Saturday, May 5, 2018, you are invited to join us at the graveside of Isaac Stratton in Southdown Cemetery for a brief ceremony honoring South Williamstown’s first European settler.  This event is being held to recognize the recent installation of a flag holder indicating that Stratton fought in the American Revolution.

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Buxton: The History of West Main Street from Benjamin Simonds to Cole Porter

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on Buxton: The History of West Main Street from Benjamin Simonds to Cole Porter

Buxton: The History of West Main Street from Benjamin Simonds to Cole Porter

Dustin Griffin’s popular illustrated lecture is now available online. Click “Read More” and then click on the “Buxton Lecture Video” button to view the lecture.

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The History of the Botsford House

Posted by on Aug 26, 2017 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on The History of the Botsford House

The History of the Botsford House

View the recent WHM lecture on the history of the Botsford house online – click on the “read more” tab.

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Back to School: A Historical Look at Education in Williamstown

Posted by on Aug 26, 2017 in Featured slider, Talks | Comments Off on Back to School: A Historical Look at Education in Williamstown

Back to School:  A Historical Look at Education in Williamstown

Please enjoy a video of Jane Allen’s lecture on the history of education in Williamstown by clicking read more and then clicking on the blue tab.

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