| Uxbridge, Massachusetts ： ウィキペディア英語版|
Uxbridge is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts first settled in 1662, incorporated in 1727, originally part of Suffolk County, and Mendon, and named for the Earl of Uxbridge. The town (population 13,648, estimate)〔http://www.point2homes.com/US/Neighborhood/MA/Uxbridge-Demographics.html〕 is located southwest of Boston〔 Digital Treasures, Samuel Willard ran a "hospital for the insane" l and trained young physicians, East side of Uxbridge Common, (no longer standing)〕 Deborah Sampson posed as an Uxbridge soldier, and fought in the American Revolution. A 140-year legacy of manufacturing military uniforms and clothing began with 1820 power looms. The Board of Selectmen approved Massachusetts's first women jurors. Uxbridge became famous for woolen cashmeres. "Uxbridge Blue", was the first US Air Force Dress Uniform.〔(Business: Time Clock, ''Time'' Magazine, March 29, 1954 )〕 BJ's Wholesale Club distribution warehouse looms large here today.
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