Old Winchester Seen Through Postcards


Old Postcard

Back by popular demand, John Cleary will share more history about Winchester from his extensive collection of antique postcards and ephemera. Selections of postcards from the Town Archival Center will also be on display.

Thursday, October 17

7 p.m. Refreshments, 7:30 p.m. Program

Sanborn House Historical and Cultural Center, 15 High Street

Free and open to the public.

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75 Years Ago Winchester Hit by the Hurricane


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Winchester Archival Center has an online exhibit of the Hurricane of 1938.

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Drinking Boston: A History of the City and Its Spirits

Tuesday, October 1 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Presented by the Winchester Historical Society and Friends of the Library

DrinkingGlassBoston history writer and journalist Stephanie Schorow dispels the myth of prudish Puritans and other misconceptions about Boston’s long and storied relationship with alcohol and barrooms in this literary pub-crawl based on her recently published book.

Free and open to the public.

Held at the Winchester Public Library, 80 Washington Street

Organizations Supporting the Sanborn House and Winchester Historical Society Programs

Featured Publication

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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