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Gardner, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA

"Gardner, a post-village of Worcester co., Mass., in Gardner township, on the Fitchburg Railroad where it crosses the Vermont & Massachusetts division, 70 miles W.N.W. of Boston, and 15 miles W. of Fitchburg. It has a national bank, a high school, a newspaper office, and extensive manufactures of chairs, pails, and tubs. The township contains another village, named South Gardner. Total pop. of the township in 1890, 8424."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


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The Windsor House. Gardner, Mass.

"The Windsor House was located on the corner of Green and Pearl Streets. This 100-room hotel was said to be the finest establishment of its kind outside of Boston when it was built in 1882-83. The building burned ... Read MORE...

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Central Street

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The New Pet of the Household
The Most Perfect Oil Stove Made

Automatic Blue Flame Cooker
Central Oil and gas Stove Company
210 School St., Gardner, Mass.

The Ladies' Home Journal
April 1898

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Elm Street Fire Station, Gardner, Mass.

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Greenwood Memorial Bath House and Pool, Gardner, Mass.

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Birds Eye View of Gardner, Mass.

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West Gardner Square

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Old Boat House


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Central Street from West Gardner Square, 1905

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Heywood Factory

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Henry Heywood Memorial Hospital

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West Gardner Sq. & Parker St. - Memorial Day, 1907

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Vernon Street

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Heywood Bros & Wakefield Co. Factory and Office Building, Central Street looking W., 1908

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Congregational Church

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Elm Street, looking South


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High School

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Post Office

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Riverview Factory

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Frank Smith Silver Ware Shop, 1910

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Town Hall and Syndicate Building

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Union Station and Chair

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Woodland Avenue

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Parker Street


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The Gardner Savings Bank, 1920

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West Gardner Square

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The Colonial Hotel

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Johnny's Motor Sales
196 Main St.
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History and News of Gardner, Massachusetts, USA

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  • 42. GARDNER. [Pop. 1,260. Inc. 1785.]
    Gardner was made up of four corners cut from the neighboring towns of Westminster, Templeton, Winchendon and Ashburnham.

    It was named in ho... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Gardner
    This town was taken from Westminster, Templeton, Winchendon, and Ashburnham, a corner from each. It was incorporated and made a distinct town in 1785,... Read MORE...

  • 1859
    GARDNER, a township in Worcester, co., in the state of Massachusetts, U.S., 58 m. NNW of Boston. Pop. 1,260. A Gazetteer of the World: Or, Dictionary of Geographical Knowledge, Publisher A. Fullarton, 1859
  • News  1862 - Anti-Slavery Meeting
    GARDNER, MASS. - An Anti-Slavery Meeting will be held in Gardner and South Gardner, on Sunday, Jun 9th, to commence at half-past, 10 o'clock, A. M. Fr... Read MORE...

  • Gardner Massachusetts, 1890
    Gardner is a brisk and enterprising town in the northerly part of Worcester County, 65 miles from Boston, and 25 miles from Worcester, by the Fitchbur... Read MORE...

  • News  1893 - Train Wreck
    GARDNER, Mass., Feb. 23. - A train on the Central Massachusetts Railroad, eastbound, left the track a mile east of Jeffersonville this morning. Two mi... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Gardner, a banking post- village of Worcester co., Mass., in Gardner township (town), on the Fitohburg R., 15 miles W. of Fitchburg. It has manufactur... Read MORE...

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