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Center for Lowell History Collections

A list of collections with links to finding aid, inventories and websites that give collection content

Grandmother's Friends: Letters of Maine Girls in the Lowell Mills

Subjects and Places


  • Textile industry
  • Textile factories
  • Cotton manufacture
  • Textile workers
  • Women textile workers
  • Letters
  • Correspondence – 19th century
  • Letter writing

Names and Places:

  • Lowell (Mass.)
  • Merrow, Emma Page, 1848-1921
  • Sturtevant, Lawrence M., 1917-1998
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts