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"Death of William Henry Sibley" Obituary

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An obituary for William Henry Sibley from the "Westborough Chronotype."

"Dr. Hero's Office" sign

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House. David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero, brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

"Dr. J. H. Hero's Compound Extract Erythroxylon Coca"

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House in Westborough, Massachusetts. Here he promises a "New and most wonderful remedy" that is a "powerful nerve stimulant." David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero, brought this…

"Hannah Kane for State Representative" bumper sticker

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Hannah Kane is the 11th Worcester District State Representative, which includes precincts 4 and 5 in Westborough. She brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

"Map of Westborough, Mass"

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A map of Westborough "compiled from records and personal surveys by O. W. Walker." Hazel Nourse brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

"Ruggles and Charles Sts."

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A notecard reproduction of a painting by local artist Gloria Carter of two cottages at the corner of Ruggles Street and Charles Street. Kris Allen brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

"Songs of America for use in the school and home"

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This booklet of patriotic songs was given "with the compliments of E. H. Denham, dry and fancy goods, wall papers and window shades" in Westboro. Cynthia Drisko found it in the wall of her house at 108 West Main Street, and brought it to the 2017…

"Take Notice"

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This broadside, calling for recruits for the Andover County militia, was apparently handed out at the Westborough 250th celebration. Rita Lee brought her copy to the 2017 scanning day.

"The Hundredth Town"

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Booklet for the tercentenary celebration of Westborough, with the program and names of committee members. Shelby Marshall brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

"Vaver for Westborough Library Trustee" campaign button

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Anthony Vaver's two daughters, Maddy and Audrey, created this campaign button for them to wear as they circulated door-to-door in their Piccadilly neighborhood collecting signatures for Tony to run for Westborough Library Trustee. Tony brought this…