Immigrant and Refugee Contributions to Lowell

Immigrant and Refugee Contributions to Lowell

In celebration of their centennial year, the International Institute of New England created the “Lowell 100” to recognize 100 incredible lives and how their accomplishments in the fields of business, education, faith, health care, the arts and cultural preservation, and civic engagement have made Lowell a better place to live, work, and raise our families.

Tenement Museum

Tenement Museum

We tell the stories of 97 Orchard Street. Built on Manhattan’s Lower East Side in 1863, this tenement apartment building was home to nearly 7000 working class immigrants.

DPLA

DPLA

The Digital Public Library of America empowers people to learn, grow, and contribute to a diverse and better-functioning society.

Ethnicity in Lowell

Ethnicity in Lowell

This Ethnography Project, sponsored by Lowell National Historical Park, examines the history of immigration and ethnicity in Lowell.