• Boott Cotton Mills Museum with Trolley

    Lowell

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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    While the park helps the city prepare for and celebrate the Lowell Folk Festival, the Visitor Center parking lot at 304 Dutton St. will be closed Wed July 23-Mon July 28. Also check our Operating Hours page for changes to tour and exhibit schedules. More »

Lowell Notes

Lowell Notes

Lowell Notes

Lowell Notes are historic sketches of the people and places which make up the stories of Lowell National Historical Park
 
Topic Description Download
Lucy Larcom Writer, teacher, poet pdf
Nathan Appleton Boston Associate pdf
Sarah Bagley
Mill worker and activist
pdf
Boarding House Boarding house system for employees pdf
Kirk Boott Mill manager in early Lowell pdf
James B. Francis Industrial leader in early Lowell pdf
Harnessing Water Development of waterpower and canals pdf
Patrick Tracy Jackson Boston Associate pdf
Abbott Lawrence Boston Associate pdf

Did You Know?

Historic etching, Lowell National Historical park

The population of Lowell grew dramatically during the years of industrial expansion-rising from about 2,500 in 1826 to more than 33,000 in 1850, when Lowell was the second largest city in Massachusetts.