The Lowell Center for Local History


This Guide contains links to a large number of documents and pictures from the history of Lowell and the many towns and cities which have influenced each other over the years.  It is a city with a varied past of manufacturing, immigration, family and neighborhood life, entrepreneurship and recreation.  The documents available here reflect some of the many threads making up the present day city of Lowell and the surrounding communities. This archive is a tool for bringing the past to life, as well as for scholars engaged in research.