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Restoration of Historic Fountain in Westfield Underway, Support Still Needed

Casey Huber (left), and Fredonia Boy Scout Troup 267 uncovering the 1820 gold fish pond. Over 80 conch shells were discovered in the dirt from the 1870s dirt fill. (submitted photo) WESTFIELD, NY (Aug. 31, 2015) – For many years … Continue reading

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U.S. Senator Schumer Requests Bedell Letters to be Displayed at McClurg Museum

WASHINGTON, DC (June 8, 2014) – U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer is asking the Detroit Public Library and the Benjamin Shapell Manuscript Foundation to lend two letters exchanged between Abraham Lincoln and Westfield native Grace Bedell to the Chautauqua County … Continue reading

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Public Support Needed for McClurg Fountain Restoration Project

WESTFIELD, N.Y. – A number of individuals in the Westfield area are working to restore a fountain to Moore Park, located in the center of the village. In the early 1820s a fountain was first installed in front of the … Continue reading

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