About the Event

Event Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:30am

Location

Holland Street Center in the Atrium
167 Holland Street

There will be a slideshow and discussion about the economic history of Somerville’s oldest commercial district, Union Square. The discussion will profile some of the Square’s biggest employers beginning in the 1800's, including the meat-packing, glass-blowing, and textile finishing industries. The event will also feature a selection of photographs and histories of businesses spanning the last 100 years. Lunch will follow.

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Add to Calendar 05/31/2017 10:30:00 AM 05/31/2017 10:30:00 AM America/New_York History of Somerville’s Oldest Commercial District: Union Square

There will be a slideshow and discussion about the economic history of Somerville’s oldest commercial district, Union Square. The discussion will profile some of the Square’s biggest employers beginning in the 1800's, including the meat-packing, glass-blowing, and textile finishing industries. The event will also feature a selection of photographs and histories of businesses spanning the last 100 years. Lunch will follow.

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(617) 625-6600 x2300
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