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Local History Exhibit

Date Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - Friday, February 28, 2014
Location Exhibit Cases, lower level

The Homefront

On display are ration books from the Goodman family, “The Automobile User’s Guide With Wartime Suggestions,” published by GM, “Magnetic Wire Recorder,” a classroom teaching manual from the Natick High School, SASSAMON 1942, dedicated to those departed to be soldiers, including the school’s principal Alfred A. Maffeo, and a poem from the SASSAMON 1945, “The Land Where Hate Should Die,” decrying discrimination in America.

The Diaries of Michael J. Cintolo: On Board the USS Yorktown, 1943–1945

While serving on the Yorktown, Mr. Cintolo kept a running account of events. “Boogies” is the most frequent entry. The Yorktown’s World War II cruise book, “Into the Wind,” is part of this display.

We offer exhibit space to local artists or artist groups at no charge. Some artists’ work is available for purchase.

For information about displaying your art, contact Jane Finlay at 508-647-6526 or You may also read our exhibit and display policy.