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Lowell National Historical Park

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October 2017

Labor History of Lowell Walking Tour with Professor Bob Forrant

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Lowell National Historical Park, 246 Market St
Lowell, MA 01852 United States
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Join UMass Lowell Professor Bob Forrant for a free downtown walking tour highlighting the labor history of Lowell. This 75 minute program begins at 1 p.m. at the Visitor Center. Professor Forrant will lead a walk back in time to explore Lowell’s labor history. Highlights include a discussion of Lowell women workers and their fights for the ten-hour day and suffrage and against slavery. The tour will then visit Market Street, where so many Lowell unions had their offices and…

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