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Building America's Industrial Revolution: The Boott Cotton Mills of Lowell, Massachusetts

features one of the oldest surviving textile mill complexes in the U.S. Learn how technology revolutionized the textile-manufacturing industry, and, in turn, affected mill architecture, city planning, and transportation. (National Park Service, Teaching with Historic Places)

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Conjectural drawing of Almy, Brown, and Slater's Mill, 1793. (Courtesy Old Slater Mill Association)

Almy, Brown, and Slater's Mill

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