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From its beginning in 1826, Lowell has thrived, declined, and been resurrected as a mill urban. at the present time, it truly is celebrated for its wealthy heritage. those postcards from the Eighteen Nineties to the Forties demonstrate the power of this business urban and its local and immigrant inhabitants because it grew, outfitted, labored, and performed. classic playing cards trap either ordinary turbines alongside the Merrimack River and vanished companies. Coupled with compelling narrative, they inform tales of a horse-drawn hearth engine, fabric mill employees, grand civic constructions, floods, or even the aftermath of an explosion.

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