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Historical Newspaper Collection

Online, microfilm, indexes. Historical newspapers published in Westborough. There are two uncataloged indexes for early marriages and deaths in the Westborough Chronotype. See also the Newspaper Article Collection (LH.007) and Westborough News Websites Collection (LH.074).

Official collection name: Westborough Historical Newspaper Collection

Location: Shelving; Map case (Drawer 5).

Local identifier: LH.006

Creator: Westborough Public Library

Date: 1849-1874

Extent: 2 linear feet

Subject: Newspapers–Westborough (Mass.)

Online access: http://www.westborougharchive.org/newspapers/

Newspaper Article Collection

Finding aid

Photocopies, newspaper clippings, documents, pamphlets, booklets, periodicals. In lieu of adequate backfiles to local Westborough newspapers, Local History Librarians clipped articles relating to Westborough, photocopied them, and then filed them by subject. Some files also include subject-related items and documents. See also the Westborough Historical Newspaper Collection (LH.006) and the Westborough News Websites Collection (LH.074).

Official collection name: Newspaper Article Collection

Location: Shelving

Local identifier: LH.007

Creator: Westborough Public Library

Date: 1977-2015

Extent: 9 linear feet (9 boxes)

Subject: Newspapers–Westborough (Mass.)

Finding aid: Newspaper Article Collection


  • Newspapers--Westborough (Mass.)

Nikki Stone Celebration

Photo album and DVD chronicling the Town celebration of Nikki Stone winning the Olympic Gold Medal in Aerial Freestyle Skiing in 1998.

Official collection name: Records of Westborough’s Celebration of Nikki Stone Winning an Olympic Gold Medal, 1998

Location: Shelving

Local identifier: LH.023

Creator: Unknown

Date: 1998

Extent: One photo album and one DVD

Subject: Celebrations–Westborough (Mass.)–Pictorial works; Olympic athletes–Westborough (Mass.)

Westborough News Websites Collection

Newspapers and websites devoted to reporting news of Westborough. See also the Westborough Historical Newspaper Collection (LH.006) and Newspaper Article Collection (LH.007).

Official collection name: Westborough News Websites Collection

Local identifier: LH.074

Creator: Westborough Public Library

Date: 2018 – present

Subject: Society & Culture;  Spontaneous Events; Newspapers–Westborough (Mass.)

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