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ARCHIVES ON THE WEB
American Women in the Emerging Industrial and Business Age
Archives USA
Burnham Papers - Duke University
Case (Luella) Letters - Schlesinger Library
The Daguerreian Society - Index Lowell Daguerreians
Davis (Lois Wright) Papers - Duke University
Green Wood Cemetery - Brooklyn, NY
Greene (John Morton) Papers, 1853-1997
Guide to the Simeon Pease Folsom Papers : Finding Aid
The Irish Ancestral Research Association (TIARA)
The Lowell Sun Archives
Luscomb, Florence, 1887- . Papers, 1856-1987: A Finding Aid
Maps - Lowell, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Cemetery Guide
Massachusetts Newspaper Database Index
Massachusetts - Public Records Database Collection
Massachusetts Vital Records Information
Methodists Church Records
Middlesex North Registry of Deeds
Lowell National Park Service - Collections
Newspaper Archives
Pullen Library - Special Collections & Archives - Southern Labor Archives
Slack (Charles Wesley) Papers, 1861-1863
Tanner, Hilda Papers (union organizer)
United Kingdom - 1901 Census
United Methodist Church - Archives and History
US Congressional Archival Repositories
 
BOOKS
Abdy, Edward - Journal of a Residence and Tour in the US (1935)
Appleton, Edward - History of the Railways of Massachusetts
Appleton, Nathan - introduction to a Power Loom
Casson, Herbert N. - A History of the Telephone
Collins, Jennie - Nature's Aristocracy
Dickens, Charles - American Notes
Dickens, Charles - American Notes with contemporary reviews
Doyle, Arthur Conan - "Stark Munro Letters"
Howland, Marie "Papa's Own Girl"
Lee, Kellogg Day - Merrimack or Life at the Loom
Leslie, Madeline "Juliette"
Massachusetts - Reports of Commissioners on the Hours of Labor, 1867
Meader, J.W. - The Merrimack River
Nell, William Cooper - Colored Patriots of the American Revolution
New England History and Genealogy Books
Trollope, Anthony - North America
Tyler, Martha "A Book Without a Title: 1855" - includes 1836 Strike
 
COMMUNITY WEB SITES
American Textile History Museum
Ames Textile Corporation
Angkor Dance Troupe
Belvidere Neighborhood Association
Bridge Review
Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association
Directory of Massachusetts Museums
Franco American School
Franco-Americans Culture
Franco-American Women's Institute
Immaculate Conception Parish Church, Lowell, Massachusetts
Khmer Cultural Institute
Khmer Legacies
Lawrence, MA: History, Arts, and Cultural
Lawrence History Center: Immigrant City Archives
Lowell Historic Board
Lowell Historical Society
Lowell Massachusetts - (City)
Lowell Massachusetts - (Community)
Lowell (MA) Fire Department
Lowell Five Cent Saving Bank - History
Lowell Folk Festival
Lowell General Hospital
The Lowell Hellenic Heritage Association
Lowell Heritage State Park
Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust
Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra
Lowell, MA: School Department
Manchester Historical Association (New Hampshire)
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Merrimack River Watershed Council
Merrimack River Valley House
Greater Merrimack Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau
Mogan Cultural Center
New England Quilt Museum
The Public Health Museum in Massachusetts
Rogers Fort Hill Park Project
Saint Joseph the Workers Shrine
Saints Medical Center
Society For the Preservation Of New England Antiquities
Tewksbury, MA.
Tsongas Arena
Tsongas Industrial History Center
University of Massachusetts Lowell (UML)
Whistler House Museum of Art
 
CURRICULUM ACTIVITIES
BBC - Victorian Britain
Emancipation - Annenberg Curriculum (Benjamin Butler)
Immigration and Ethnicity in American History - 1815 to the Present
Inventing America : Chapter 12 : Lowell, MA
Liberty Rhetoric and 19th Century Woman 
Lowell Mills
Lowell's "Mill Girls"
Lowell to Oregon - Karr
Lyddie
Massachusetts History and Social Science Curriculum Framework
Massachusetts Studies Project
Mill Girls - Grades 3-7
Understanding Primary Sources: The Mill Girls of New England
Tsongas Center Classroom Activities
United States Labor History
Workers and Work in America, 1600-Present
 
DATABASES (searchable)
Biography and Genealogy Index
Railroad History Database
 
GENEALOGY
Amherst College Biographical Record (1821-1921)
Appleton & Wood Families, Cambridge & Lowell, MA USA
Birthday Calculator
Boston Maine Railroad
Boston Family History
Boston Public Library - To Sign Up page
Canada Census 1901 and 1906
Canada Census 1901 and 1906
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites
Daughters of American Revolution - Molly Varnum
Decennial Census - United States
Ellis Island Records
Family Search
Find a Grave
Immigration Resources
Immigrant Ships Passengers Lists
Lowell, MA - 1850
Lowell Cemetery Lowell, MA
Lowell Mormons
MA Vital Records free website
Massachusetts Archives
Middlesex County Cemeteries
National Archives and Records Administration - Waltham, MA
New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS)
Northern Middlesex County - Vital Records  - Deaths
Nova Scotia Vitals
Obtaining EDs for the 1930 Census in One Step (Large Cities)
Pollard Memorial Library (Lowell, MA) - Genealogy Questions
Portuguese Genealogy
ROOTS-L: One of the Best Genealogy Web Sites
The Ship List
Social Security Death Index
St. Mary's Cemetery Tewksbury, MA
St. Patrick Cemetery Lowell, MA
Translation Service
Tufts Digital Library - Boston City Directories
Varnum Family Genealogy
Vital Records - Berkshire Journal 1829-1831
 
INDIVIDUAL BIOGRAPHIES 
Ames (Blanche and Oakes) Mansion, Borderland State Park
Anderson, Peder
Bagley, Sarah - Correspondence
Bagley, Sarah: Engines of Our Ingenuity #1245
Butler, Benjamin F. 1818-1893
Butler, Benjamin F. The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
Butler, Benjamin F. The Beast of New Orleans
Butler, Benjamin F. - Ames, Blanche
Butler, Benjamin F. - Great site with many links
Butler, Benjamin F. - Lockwood, Belva Ann
Butler, Benjamin Franklin - New Hampshire War Heroes
Butler, Benjamin F.  (southern view)
Butler, Benjamin - 1850 Fugitive Slave Law
Chadwick, George Whitefield (1854-1931) Composer
Chamberlain, Betsey "Native American Mill Girl"
Cornell, Sarah "She is more to be pitied, than censured"
Cry, Louis
Drew, George Franklin
Foster, Judith Ellen Horton - Iowa Republican Party
Fowler, Thaddeus Mortimer - Library of Congress Maps Collections
Fox, Gustavus Vasa (Lowell High School graduate)
Garin, Andre - Catholic Encyclopedia
Hopkinson, Deborah - Lowell Author
Jackson (Mattie J.) - The Story of Mattie J. Jackson
James (Rev. Thomas) 1804-1891 - Life of Rev. Thomas James
Kimball, Gilman - Physician
Larcom, (Lucy) Celebration of Women Writers
Lew, Barzillai
Lew, Bucky Basketball Player
Lew, Bucky First Black Pro Player
Lew, Bucky
Nesmith, John - 1703-1869
Nesmith, Thomas - 1788-1870 Lowell, MA
Poe (Edgar Allen) Webliography by Heyward Ehrlich
Robinson, Harriet Hanson
Sexton, Tom - lowell, MA to Alaska's Poet Laureate
Struik, Dirk Jan - 1894-2000
Tsongas, Paul E. - Congressional Record
 
NATIONAL PARKS AND LOWELL, MA
Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell, Massachusetts (lesson plan)
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors
Chaffin's Farm/New Market Heights, VA (Benjamin Butler)
Clara Barton National Historic (Benjamin F. Butler)
Fiery Dawn: The Civil War Battle at Monroe's Crossroads, North Carolina (General Butler)
Ford's Theatre National Historic Site (Benjamin Butler)
Fort Raleigh National Historic Site (Benjamin Butler)
Fort Union, New Mexico
Harpers Ferry National Park (Outward Flow Turbines)
Hatteras Inlet (Benjamin Butler)
Jean Lafitte National Park (Benjamin Butler)
Kate Mullany House (labor union)
Louisiana Native Guards (Benjamin Butler)
Lowell National Historical Park
New Orleans, LA (Benjamin Butler)
Proctor's Creek, VA (Benjamin Butler)
Richmond National Battlefield Park (Benjamin Butler)
Swift Creek, VA (Benjamin Butler)
Vicksburg National Military Park (General Butler)
 
ORAL HISTORIES
Huhn, Myrtle
WPA: Sample, Julie M.
Williamson, Frederick 1968
 
RESEARCH / TOPICS LINKS
AAS Exhibition- Women's Work- Factory Work
The African-American Mosaic (Library of Congress)
African Americans
America's first trains
American Folklife Center: Lowell, MA
American Landscape and Architectural Design 1850-1920
American Memory - HABS/HAER Collections
American Memory - WPA Life Histories
American Union of Associationists
American Values in Historical Context - Brownson vs. Lowell Offering
Anti-Slavery Society PA 1833
Appleton-Aiken Family Papers
Architecture and Interior Design 1935-1955
Archive of 1850's America
Art of the Draftsman
Atlantic Salmon
Ayer (J.C.) Company - Antique Bottles
Ballard, Martha - A Midwife's Tale (Clara Barton's great aunt)
Barton, Clara - nurse Massachusetts 6th Regiment
Bell (Alexander Graham) Family Papers 1862-1939
Boott (Kirk) - Ship Emerald Passengers
Brownson, Orestes A. - Free Labor vs. Slave Labor
Butler, Benjamin: Speech Lowell, February 1860
C.F.W.C
Canadian Labour History Bibliography
Century of Lawmaking 1774-1873
Chapel Hill
Child Labor in America - Photographs
Child Labor in the 19th Century England
Civil War - 19th Massachusetts Regiment
Civil War Photographs
Clamps in Lowell, MA - Aldrich
Coggeshall, John I.
College of Education
Conservation New England
Crisis at Fort Sumter
Daughters of Free Men
Decennial Census - United States
Detroit Publishing Company Photographs 1880-1920
Documenting America - Photographs 1935-1945
Domestic Goddesses
DuSable Museum of African American History
Early Automobile Exhibit
Emmeline - Santa Fe Opera Company and PBS
Engines of Our Ingenuity: Lowell #159
English Only Movement
Franco-American Genealogy 
The Franco-Americans in Lowell, Massachusetts
Folk Art:
Gilmore (Patrick S.) Society - musician
Hathaway Brown School - Lowell Performance
Hawthorne, Nathaniel - Mosses from An Old Manse
Health Care
Historic American Sheet Music 1850-1920
Hoyt's Cologne
The Irish Famine, 1845-50
International Workers of the World - History
Johnson, Mary - Childhood Mortality
Kansas - Emigrant Aid Society
Larcom, Lucy - At The Beautiful Gate
Larcom, Lucy - Idyl of Work
Larcom, Lucy - A New England Girlhood
Larcom, Lucy - Poems
Lowell, Historic Trolley Project
Lowell, Historic Trolley Study
Lowell, Massachusetts Crime Statistics 1862-1920
Lowell, Massachusetts - Newspaper Abstracts
Lowell, Massachusetts - Photographs
Massachusetts Acts and Resolves
Massachusetts Oral History Project on the Great Depression
Mercer (Asa)  and the Mercer Maidens
The Middlesex Canal 1793-1853
The Middlesex Canal
Mill Girls - Daughters of Free Men
Nell, William Cooper - The Colored Patriots of the American Revolution
Nevis Synagogue Archaeology Project
New England Bibliography
New England High Schools Oral History Project
No Irish Need Apply by Richard Jensen
Panoramic Photographs Collection 1851-1991
Peirce (Edward Burgess) Letters - Massachusetts Historical Society
The Political Graveyard
Portuguese Exhibit
Portuguese in the United States
Reconstructing the Chinese American Experience in Lowell, Ma, 1870s-1970s
Repositories of Primary Sources
Rural Hygiene - Florence Nightingale
Sanitary Fairs (Lowell, MA)
Smithville, Eastampton, NJ - Lowell, MA
Spiritual History
Steele (Julian) Housing
Stories - Greek Americans
Taxation for Religion in Early Massachusetts - Ron Golini
Thoreau, Henry David: Lecturing Activities
US Census Bureau - Includes Lowell, MA Data
United States Vital Records Information
Varnum, James Mitichell - American Revolution RI
Votes for Women
Walker, Quork - Commonwealth v. Jennison
Wang Laboratories Reunion Page
Whittier and Larcom: Kansas Emigrants Song/Call to Kansas
Woman in America 1820-1842
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1830-1930
Women's Work and Women's Boards (Abby Child)
Women and Work - 19th Century on the Topic
Women at Work in Connecticut:1880-1920
Working Girls of Boston - Carroll Wright
World in Transition
 
TIMELINES
Canals
Puerto Rico
Women's Suffrage
 
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