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Oldest house in Arlington?

The Fowle-Reed-Wyman-Belcher House may or may not be the very oldest historic house still standing in Arlington –  but it most definitely lays claim to the  longest name. This photo of the house can also be viewed online at the Digital Commonwealth … Continue reading

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TAKE A BITE OUT OF HISTORY – hidden in plain sight – Can you guess?

  As you walk around Arlington this summer, you may spot some of the following pieces of history  —   but do you know what they are or why they are a  part of our town’s history?   Or, alternatively, do you know … Continue reading

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Got historical photos?

TIME TO  BREAK OPEN THE *MOXIE* AND      C * E * L * E * B * R * A * T * E Robbins Library’s  historical photos and postcards have just gone LIVE  —               … Continue reading

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This just in – New book published on Arlington history

  Attention all history enthusiasts or anyone interested in the history of Arlington.  A book was just published  —    Arlington’s Cultural Heights: 1900-1925.    Visit the “Little Table” display (Look for a petite table wrapped with goldfish paper)  where you’ll find copies … Continue reading

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