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  Welcome to the City of Lowell — LowellMA.gov
The City of Lowell is the fourth largest city in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Lowell's National Park is known as one of the greatest tributes to the Industrial Revolution and the textile industry that boomed in New England in the nineteenth century.
The Merrimack Repertory Theatre, which is also located in downtown Lowell, is one of the few self-sustaining repertory theater groups in the northeast.
www.lowellma.gov   (514 words)

  
 Lowell, Massachusetts Encyclopedia Article @ StardustMemories.com (Stardust Memories)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Lowell's population swelled rapidly with a flood of immigrants from Canada, particularly Quebec and New Brunswick, from Northern England, Ireland, and later from Poland, Greece, and other parts of central and eastern Europe.
Lowell's economic growth in the late 1970s and early to mid 1980s was also driven by the success of Wang Laboratories, for which it served as the international headquarters until the late 1980s.
Lowell's musical influence is largely felt through the Lowell Folk Festival, the largest festival of its kind in the U.S., and the School of Music at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell.
www.stardustmemories.com /encyclopedia/Lowell,_Massachusetts   (3392 words)

  
 Lowell High School (Lowell, Massachusetts) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lowell High School is an American public high school in the city of Lowell, Massachusetts.
The school is situated across from the Lowell mills, which were famous for its textile history.
Lowell High School is also famous for its diverse number of students and the cultures they bring.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lowell_High_School_(Lowell,_Massachusetts)   (647 words)

  
 Lowell National Historical Park - Home Page
Lowell National Historical Park, one of 388 units of the National Park Service, preserves and interprets the history of the American Industrial Revolution in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Tsongas Industrial History Center School Programs: The Tsongas Industrial History Center is a collaborative educational enterprise of the University of Massachusetts Lowell Graduate School of Education and the National Park Service at Lowell National Historical Park.
Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center - The Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center, located at 40 French Street, is a program of Lowell National Historical Park in partnership with the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
www.nps.gov /lowe/home.htm   (254 words)

  
 UMass Lowell Athletics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
LOWELL, MA (Mar. 22, 2006) –; Stacey Moragne (Evanston, IL), a senior on the UMass Lowell men’s basketball team, was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Division II Men’s Basketball All-America Team, announced Wednesday, for the second straight season.
LOWELL, MA (Mar. 17, 2006) –; UMass Lowell senior Stacey Moragne (Evanston, IL) was selected to play in the first-ever NABC Division II Basketball All-Star Game slated for Friday, Mar. 24 (7:00) at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA.
LOWELL, MA (Mar. 8, 2006) –; UMass Lowell senior Stacey Moragne (Evanston, IL) was voted the Daktronics Division II Northeast Region Men’s Basketball Co-Player of the Year Wednesday afternoon, voted upon by the region’s sports information directors.
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 No. 159: Lowell, Massachusetts
They built the new industrial city of Lowell, Massachusetts.
By 1836 twenty textile mills in Lowell were producing fifty million yards of cloth a year.
By the late nineteenth century, Lowell had become just one more big ugly industrial town.
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 The Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell, Massachusetts
This was the Boott Cotton Mills complex at Lowell, Massachusetts.
In essence, the Industrial Revolution's transformation of America from an agrarian-based society to an industrial society can be seen through the physical development of the Boott Cotton Mills from 1835 through the early 20th century.
This lesson is based on the Lowell National Historical Park, one of the thousands of properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/21boott/21boott.htm   (323 words)

  
 Dozen Distinctive Destinations | Lowell, Massachusetts
Lowell, Massachusetts, (population 103,000) has experienced a renaissance by transforming itself from a gritty, declining factory town to a prosperous community with a proud historic, cultural, and working class heritage.
Founded in 1821, Lowell was the site for a massive complex of textile mills in northeastern Massachusetts.
Today, Lowell’s former textile mills have been renovated to house offices, low-income family and elderly housing, apartments, condominiums, museums, a visitors’ center, a day care center, an art gallery, and a variety of uses for the University of Massachusetts at Lowell
www.nationaltrust.org /dozen_distinctive_destinations/list.asp?i=42   (446 words)

  
 Lowell Copywriter, Lowell, Massachusetts Copywriting, MA Copy Writers Showcase
Lowell Copywriter, Lowell, Massachusetts Copywriting, MA Copy Writers Showcase
2 listings were found in the Lowell, Massachusetts copywriter directory.
The 10 closest cities to Lowell, Massachusetts with Copywriter listings are Lawrence - 8.36 miles, Burlington - 9.33 miles, Lexington - 12.55 miles, Woburn - 13.69 miles, Haverhill - 14.88 miles, Peabody - 16.41 miles, Arlington - 17.80 miles, Danvers - 18.28 miles, Waltham - 18.78 miles, Cambridge - 19.95 miles
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 Lowell National Historical Park - Lowell National Historical Park (U.S. National Park Service)
The early story of America's Industrial Revolution is commemorated at Lowell National Historical Park in the midst of this lively city.
The Park and the City of Lowell offer visitors an in-depth look into the past that brought the 19th century textile industry to tap the waterpower of the Merrimack River while also revealing cultural connections to the present and visions for the future.
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.
www.nps.gov /lowe   (358 words)

  
 Lowell's "Mill Girls"
As you research the working conditions of the factories and the living conditions of the boardinghouses try to imagine yourself living in Lowell, Massachusetts during the 1830s.
As you learn about your new environment pay careful attention about what it is like to live in Lowell because you will be writing a group editorial to the Lowell Sun answering some questions about the working and living conditions.
We hope you have gained insight into the struggles and hardships of the Lowell "Mill Girls" by examining their daily lives.
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 Lowell Hellenic Heritage Association - Heritage Page
Acropolis of America, an online exhibit of the first 100 years of the Hellenic American community in the Lowell, Massachusetts area (1874-1974).
History of Greeks in Dracut, Massachusetts, by Costas Caraganis.
Coffee Houses in Lowell (an essay), and coffee houses listed by year as derived from the Lowell City Directory.
ecommunity.uml.edu /hellenicheritage/LHHA_history.htm   (146 words)

  
 Lowell
A campus of the Univ. of Massachusetts is in Lowell.
Amy Lowell - Lowell, Amy, 1874–1925, American poet, biographer, and critic, b.
Francis Cabot Lowell - Lowell, Francis Cabot, 1775–1817, pioneer American cotton manufacturer, b.
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 Lowell, Massachusetts
Lowell lies on the Merrimack River in northern Massachusetts.
The heyday of the textile industry is recalled in two open-air museums, the Lowell National Historic Park and the Lowell Heritage State Park.
City Hall and Victory Statue in Lowell, MA.
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 Lowell Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Historian Harry Lankton tells us how he went to England to spy on their equipment-how he came back here to recreate the English textile technology on the Charles River in Waltham Massachusetts.
By 1836, 20 textile mills in Lowell were producing 50 million yards of cloth a year.
By the late 19th century, Lowell had become just one more big ugly industrial town.
www.hfac.uh.edu /MediaFutures/lowell/lowell.html   (504 words)

  
 Lowell Massachusetts Travel - Travel in Lowell, MA
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Read about lowell massachusetts in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
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 Lowell Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Lowell, Massachusetts
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 University of Massachusetts Lowell Center for Lowell History
Appleton, Edward - History of the Railways of Massachusetts
Massachusetts - Reports of Commissioners on the Hours of Labor, 1867
NATIONAL PARKS AND LOWELL, MA Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell, Massachusetts (lesson plan)
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James R Lowell home Cambridge Massachusetts 1900 card
Cotton was King: A History of Lowell, Massachusetts
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 Lowell Hotels: Read Lowell Hotel Reviews and Compare Prices - TripAdvisor
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 UMass Lowell Official Publication of University of Massachusetts Lowell Website
The University is not responsible for and does not monitor the content or administration of these pages.
These pages and their content, including but not limited to factual statements and opinions, are the sole responsibility of their creators and do not represent, explicitly or implicitly, positions, policies or opinions of the University of Massachusetts.
This is an Official Page/Publication of the University of Massachusetts Lowell
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 Lowell Massachusetts Car Dealerships at Edmunds.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Visit Edmunds.com for a complete listing of local car dealerships in Lowell, Massachusetts.
With the ability to compare prices on new and used vehicles in Lowell, Edmunds.com makes the car buying process convenient and cost-effective.
Search for car dealerships in Lowell, Massachusetts with our comprehensive dealership network and avoid the common hassles associated with car shopping.
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 Lowell Massachusetts MA Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Lowell Massachusetts MA Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
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 LHS- Lowell Historical Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Our mission is to collect, preserve and publish materials related to Lowell and to encourage and promote the study of the history of the city.
We are located at the Boott Cotton Mills Museum
Please join with us in preserving Lowell's legacy.
ecommunity.uml.edu /lhs   (58 words)

  
 Find Lincoln Dealers in Lowell, Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The process of buying a new Lincoln car or truck can seem overwhelming if you don't know where to begin.
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