When Sweet Flavors Filled the Air

by Michael Kenney When Orra L. Stone compiled his History of Massachusetts Industry in 1930, he counted no less than 29 candy-manufacturing firms in Cambridge. There were giants like the New England Confectionary Co., whose 1,400 workers produced some 500 varieties of candy, including the iconic NECCO wafers, at its plant on Massachusetts Avenue, and…

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Past Family History Workshop

Thursday, 06/16/2016, 6:30pm – 9:00pm Are you the keeper of your family’s history – or perhaps of other families’ – and looking to go beyond census records and the family tree? Have you hit roadblocks that call for new tools or ways of thinking about your project? Join artist and family historian Avery Williamson for…

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