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Subject: [GM-L] LOWELL MA HISTORY by the Lowell National Park.......Awesome !
Date: Tue, 30 May 2000 17:27:03 EDT
Lowell: The Experiment on the Merrimack with Chelmsford included !
Step back in time two hundred years--before the age of factories.
America is a nation of farmers, and the forces of nature have not yet
been harnessed on a large scale. Rumors of English industrial textile
production have spread to New England. The history of Lowell and
America's industrial revolution begins with the story of a river.