WESTBOROUGH – On Monday, Nov. 6, at 6:30 p.m. at the Westborough Public Library, the Westborough Historical Society will present “Printing and Revolution: The Role of Printers in Revolutionary Boston.”
The program will feature printmaster Gary Gregory, the founder of Edes and Gill, a colonial living history printing museum on the grounds of the historic Old North Church in Boston.
His presentation will discuss the connections between colonial newspapers, the printing business, the American Revolution and citizens, as well as the juxtaposition of liberty and enslavement in the colonial era.
Gregory’s reproduction 18th-century print shop is one of only three working colonial print shops in the United States, and the only one in Boston.
This program, in the library’s program room, is free and open to the public.