Sunday, March 26th, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Please join us!
Born in Wakefield, John Volpe became Massachusetts governor and U.S. Secretary of Transportation.
Wakefield Native rose to
Supreme Allied Commander, NATO
The single largest employer in Wakefield during the first third of the twentieth century, the Harvard Knitting Mill at one time employed 20% of the mill workers in New England. Thought to be the first company to institute an employee profit sharing plan while still paying generous wages and also providing free medical services for…
A member of the Chicago Seven, a close friend of Martin Luther King Jr., and a lifelong pacifist, David Dellinger grew up in Wakefield