Newspapers, Journals & Articles
The Worthen collection includes
approximately 200 issues of more than 56 local and regional newspapers
reporting on Lexington’s – and, in many cases, America’s – history from the
late 1700s through 1975. Headlines cover the news of the day, whether commemorating
the Battles of Lexington and Concord, presenting the pros and cons of
building a new high school for Lexington, debating national banking
regulations, or announcing the deaths of Presidents Lincoln, Grant and
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