Illustrated history of Lowell and vicinity, Massachusetts; done by divers hands; respectfully dedicated to the inhabitants of the city of Lowell by the Courier-Citizen Company, publishers.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-147162

Description

881 p. : incl. illus., ports. 32 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History.
Biography.

Originator

Courier-Citizen Company, Lowell, Mass.

Contents

Early discoveries -- The Colonial Age, 1570-1620 -- Plymouth Bay Colony, 1620 -- Massachusetts Bay Colony, 1628 -- Early Indian history -- Chelmsford in the Colonial Period, 1653-1776 -- Indian Wars, 1676-1757 -- The War of the Revolution, 1775-1783 -- General history of Chelmsford, 1783-1826 -- The proprietors of the locks and canals on Merrimack River, 1792 -- Lowell a town, 1826 -- Manufactures in Lowell, 1823-1897 -- Lowell's commerce -- Lowell a city, 1836 -- Lowell in the War of the Rebellion -- Ecclesiastical history of Lowell -- The professions in Lowell -- Topography and scenery-social life.

Publication

Lowell, Mass., Courier-Citizen Co.

Description

881 p. : incl. illus., ports. 32 cm.

Notes

Illustrations include maps and facsimiles.
Includes index.
"Bibliography of the local history of Lowell, Mass.": p. 869-872.
Gift of Franklin Reed, 1984.

Call Number

Stacks F74.L9 I3

Places

Lowell (Mass.)