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The Town & the City: Lowell before and after The Civil War

Originally created to be a digital archive for Lowell documents from 1826 to 1861, this website has grown to cover many periods and events in Lowell's history.

1878 Plans of Mill Yards

Cover 1878 Plans of the Mill Yards

Appleton Company


Boott Cotton Mills


Hamilton Manufacturing Company


Lawrence Manufacturing Company


Lowell Machine Shop


Lowell Manufacturing Company


Massachusetts Cotton Mills


Merrimack Manufacturing Company


Middlesex Company


Tremont and Suffolk Mills