[Cyrus Wakefield mansion]

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  • [Cyrus Wakefield mansion]
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  • "The Cyrus Wakefield Mansion was located on Main Street where the Wakefield Jr. High and Atwell Schools now stand. Cyrus Wakefield was instrumental in bringing the rattan industry to the town (then called South Reading) and generously donated the funds to build the former Town Hall located on the corner of Main and Water Streets. The town was renamed 'Wakefield' in 1868 in his honor." -- Text from calendar.
  • Image from the Wakefield Municipal Gas and Light Department annual calendar, 1988
  • Photo courtesy of the Payro family and Louis Picardi.
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  • Wakefield, Mass. : Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department

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“[Cyrus Wakefield mansion],” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed October 14, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/6852.

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