Authors of “WELCOME to Dennison Manufacturing Co.” Pat Lavin and Laura Stagliola were recently interviewed for Novels Ideas: Chats with Local Authors. The first half of the 25 minute show is a discussion about how the book came to be and the second half is about the different sections of the book. Enjoy!
This video is about Michael Desilets, a former Framingham resident and part of the first co-ed class at Framingham State in 1964 funds this award each year. This summers awardee is Colleen Jenkins.
THE FRAMINGHAM HISTORY CENTER HAS BEEN ENTERTAINING THE YOUNGER SET THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER WITH THEIR SUMMERTIME ON THE CENTRE COMMON SERIES.
IF YOU’VE LIVED IN FRAMINGHAM LONG ENOUGH YOU HAVE PROBABLY HEARD OF CRISPUS ATTUCKS. LOCAL LORE TELLS OF A YOUNG BLACK MAN ESCAPING SLAVERY FROM A FRAMINGHAM FARM AND GOING ON TO BE THE FIRST MAN KILLED IN THE BOSTON MASSACRE.
“People think of history centers as places where historians go. We are that, but we also are a place where community comes together and what we are really trying to do is build community and build connections to Framingham – whether you are a new comer or you’ve been here forever.” Nicely put, FHC Board President Janice Thompson!
Published on Jun 27, 2016
Curator Emeritus Dana Ricciardi presents special items from the FHC Costume Collection to Framingham State University fashion classes.