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Inquiry Question

Historical Context

Map 2




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Locating the Site

Map 1: Massachusetts & surrounding region.
[Graphic] Map 1 with link to higher quality map.

Questions for Map 1

1. Note the location of Lowell, Massachusetts. How do you think raw materials needed for textile manufacture and finished textiles were transported between Lowell and Boston as well as other cities in the 19th century?

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