• Boott Cotton Mills Museum with Trolley

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Park Reports

Recent Reports
The 2013-14 Annual Report was released in May 2014.

The 2012 Annual Report was first distributed in May 2013.

The 2011-2012 Annual Report was first distributed in May 2012

The 2010 Annual Report. The 2010 Annual Report was first distributed in May 2011.

The 2009 Annual Report. The 2009 Annual Report was first distributed in May 2010.

The 2009 Park Partner Report.

Special Park Reports
'The report "Lowell National Historical Park: 30 Years of Preservation and Innovation for Future Generations" offers insights into the Park's past, present, and future.'

'The "Heritage Preservation and Development White Paper" was prepared by Jonathan Lane and Dennis Frenchman as part of Lowell National Historical Park's 30th anniversary activities looking at the past, present and future of the Park.'

'The "The Presentation of Lowell's Stories White Paper" was prepared by Peter O'Connell and Gray Fitzsimons as part of Lowell National Historical Park's 30th anniversary activities looking at the past, present and future of the Park.'

Past Park Annual Reports

Interpretive Planning

Long Range Interpretive Plan, here.

Did You Know?

Photo of mill workers outside of a Boardinghouse

There were female and male overseers in the mills of Lowell in the 19th century. In Rev. Henry Miles' book, Lowell As It Was, and As It Is, he mentions that the Boott Cotton Mills has recently opened a new weave room and it is being overseen by two women overseers. More...