Want to see what the VIPs in the Blackstone River Valley are up to? Take a look at the scrapbook images below.
A special thanks to our VIP Kathy Barton who has designed the scrapbook pages. And also thanks to VIP Photographers Steve Riendeau and Cheryl Thompson Cameron for capturing volunteers in action.
Did You Know?
Children as young as age six were hired to work in the textile mills of the Blackstone River Valley. These adolescent workers were employed by the Lonsdale Company, c. 1912. Photos such as this helped lead to the passage of child labor laws.