When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs and Money during the Age of Sail

When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs                             and Money during the Age of Sail Eric Jay Dolan Tuesday, October 2 7:00 p.m. Winchester Public Library Jay Dolin, the author of the Boston Globe’s 2007 Best Book of the Year: Leviathan, and his 2010 Fur, Fortune, and Empire: The Epic History […]

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Society Events for Town Day

Winchester Town Day POSTPONED UNTIL SUNDAY–JUNE 3   Historic Trolley Tours of Winchester Come early to get your FREE ticket at the Winchester Historical Society Booth on the Town Common starting at 9:00A.M. Saturday, June 2nd. 10:00 Development of North Main Street led by John Clemson 10:30 Homes of the Stars led by Ellen Knight […]

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The Sanborn House Landscape: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

 Winchester Historical Society Annual Meeting The Sanborn House Landscape Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow  Tuesday, May 22nd Refreshments and Annual Meeting at 7:00. Program begins at 7:30 Sanborn House Historical & Cultural Center Martha H. Lyon, ASLA, will discuss the Sanborn Estate in the context of landscape design at the turn of the twentieth century and […]

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Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures
by Ellen Knight

Look into the history of the Wright-Locke farm in a new 16-page booklet titled Wright-Locke Farm: A History in Pictures. Read More.

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