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    Lowell

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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    Beginning September 9, due to the federal government's fiscal year close out, only cash or check payments can be accepted for fees at the Boott Mills, canal boat tours, and for Interagency Passes. Credit cards will be accepted again on October 1, 2014. More »

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Ieri e Oggi Yesterday and Today

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Date: October 9, 2007
Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-970-1705
Contact: Mehmed Ali, 978-275-1826

Enjoy the history of the Italian Community of Lowell at the National Park’s new website:

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This new web exhibit details the rich history of the Italian community of Lowell, Massachusetts and the contributions of the people who helped build the city. We are continuing to collect historical images to expand this web exhibit and are interested in having you contact us if you have photographs or documents that you can share.

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...