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Street Smarts

October 03, 2008 — March 01, 2009


In Concord, we often say, there is history on every street corner.  And at the Concord Museum, we take that literally. How and when were today’s streets named? The answers are interesting ones that bring a human connection to the familiar green and white signs on Concord’s street corners.  To tell the story behind the sign we paired objects from the Museum’s wide-ranging collection with the street name.