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Irish came to Lowell

Irish came to Lowell

journalists" observations of 19th century Irish in Lowell, Massachusetts

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Published by L. Panas in [Lowell, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lowell (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Lowell
    • Subjects:
    • Irish Americans -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.,
    • Lowell (Mass.) -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementdesigned and edited by Leo Panas and Anne V. Quinn ; illustrated by Jim Dobbins and Leo Panas.
      ContributionsPanas, Leo., Quinn, Anne V.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF74.L9 I85 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination58 p. :
      Number of Pages58
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2430435M
      LC Control Number87119322

      How did the Lowell factory system change after the Panic of ? Factory owners increased the pace of work, cut wages, and began to hire immigrants to replace the farm girls. Catherine Beecher's book A Treatise on Domestic Economy taught that. The Irish were one of the few immigrant groups in American history in which. “Although Mary Margaret O’Connell lived in Lowell, I think that her story might be similar to those of Irish immigrants who came to Springfield. Both Lowell and Springfield were industrial.


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The Irish Came to Lowell: Journalists' Observations of 19th Century Irish in Lowell, Massachusetts Paperback – January 1, by Anne V. Panas, Leo and Quinn (Author)Author: Anne V.

Panas, Leo and Quinn. The mission of LowellIrish is to collect and preserve the history and cultural materials, which document the presence of the Irish community in Lowell. As the first immigrant group in a city that continues to celebrate its immigrant past, LowellIrish will serve as an advocate to support a better understanding of the historical, political, religious, and social function the Irish played in the.

The dramatic story of the fights and compromises that shaped an Irish community. Disdained by many Yankee residents as Catholic lowlifes, the growing Irish population of the Lowell, Massachusetts, “paddy camps” in the nineteenth century proved a tempting source of cheap labor for local mill owners, who took advantage of the immigrants’ proximity to exploit them to the by: 8.

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