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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:

Click here.


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?

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.