"Franklin is taking its past into the future as the town seeks a part-time archivist for the Franklin Historical Museum.
Thanks to a grant from the Massachusetts State Historical Records Advisory Board and the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC), a professional toured the museum to determine its needs. The result was a decision to hire an archivist. That person will be paid with money from a grant the town received last fall.
It’s unclear when the town will hire the archivist, but museum officials are interviewing candidates. About $30,000 is put aside for the job."
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|one of the pieces in a Ben Franklin display for his birthday in 2015|