Fabulous large letter postcard wishing the recipient greetings from #Lowell, Massachusetts. Each letter features a different city architectural landmark of the era. Perfect framed as gift for a new #UML graduate or freshman!
lowell city hall | File:Lowell City Hall; Lowell, MA; southwest side; 2011-08-20.JPG
Mill Girls and Immigrants Boardinghouse, Lowell National Historical Park, Lowell, Massachusetts -Initially the factories of Lowell were built with ample green space and accompanying clean dormitories, in a style that anticipated such later architectural trends as the City Beautiful movement in the 1890s. Lowell attracted both immigrants from abroad and migrants from within New England and Quebec (including a large proportion of young women) who lived in the dormitories and worked in the…
Lowell is historically, culturally, and architecturally beautiful. This 'mill city' has been host to some of the countries greatest technological advances during the industrial revolution. The canal ways, mill buildings and street plan are products of this industrial boom. 'Lowell, a timescape' is the result of 2 years of shooting time-lapses in and around the downtown area of Lowell, MA. This is how I see the Mill City, I hope you enjoy my vision.
Building America's Industrial Revolution: The Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell, MA (21) Learn how technology applied to textile mills revolutionized industry, in turn affecting mill architecture, city planning, and transportation. (National Park/National Historic Landmark)