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Lowell National Historical Park and Preservation District, cultural resources inventory

Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson, and Abbott.

Lowell National Historical Park and Preservation District, cultural resources inventory

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by Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson, and Abbott.

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Published by SBRA in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lowell (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Lowell.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Massachusetts -- Lowell.,
    • Architecture -- Massachusetts -- Lowell.,
    • Lowell (Mass.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.,
    • Lowell (Mass.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [158]-178.

      Statementprepared for Division of Cultural Resources, North Atlantic Regional Office, National Park Service by Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson, and Abbott.
      ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. North Atlantic Regional Office. Division of Cultural Resources.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF74.L9 S47 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 178 p., [54] leaves of plates (2 fold.) :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4238178M
      LC Control Number80602687

      The Historic Preservation Commission consists of 5 voting members that are residents of the town. They are dedicated to the preservation and development of historical buildings and areas of the town. The commission meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6pm, as needed, in the Town Hall. Lowell: MA: The largest industrial museum in the nation outside the Smithsonian. On the grounds of Lowell National Historic Park, Boott Mill No. 6 ceased production in Bost Building Historical Marker: Bost Building: Homestead: PA: The Bost Building was the Amalgamated Association of Iron & Steel Workers’ headquarters.

      In terms of numbers, nearly $1 billion in economic development has taken place in the Downtown Lowell Historic District and Lowell National Historical Park over the last 40 years. In addition, nearly 98% of million square feet of mill space has been rehabilitated with more projects underway and on . Gray Hitzsimmions, Historian, Lowell National Historic Park, Lowell, Massachusetts, “Lowell’s Diverse Communities and Historic Preservation: A Critical Appraisal” Dr. Kevin Murphy, Associate Professor of Art History, CUNY Graduate Center, City University, “New York Progress and Preservation .

        Lowell National Historical Park's Visitor Center can be a one-stop resource for things to see and do in this city. "Lowell National Historical Park is part of downtown Lowell. The park is the city, the city is the park," says Philip Lupsiewicz, spokesman for the Lowell National Historical Park. The LHP serves as the “friends of the park” group for Lowell National Historical Park. Lowell Cemetery – the final resting place to some of Lowell’s most notable citizens, the cemetery has resources related to genealogy and access to their historical records; Middlesex Canal Association – Dedicated to the Preservation and Restoration.


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Lowell National Historical Park and Preservation District, cultural resources inventory by Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson, and Abbott. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Online Resources for Students. LNHP is working with our communities to co-create a brand new cultural exhibit, and we want to hear from you. Take a Tour of Our Collection Highlights. Want to virtually visit Lowell National Historical Park.

Check out some of our collection highlights in these digital galleries. Women's Activism in Lowell. The Lowell Historic Preservation District is a historic district created by the legislation establishing Lowell National Historic district encompasses an area Lowell National Historical Park and Preservation District more than acres ( ha), including virtually all of the historically significant resources associated with the industrial history of the city of Lowell, includes the industrial mill complexes, worker Coordinates: 42°38′48″N 71°18′29″W / °N.

Lowell is similar to many communities across the country that have sought to identify, protect, and preserve their historic resources. Inthe first historic preservation review board in the United Stated was created in Charleston, South Carolina to preserve and protect the historic resources of the Old and Historic Charleston District.

Lowell National Historical Park is a National Historical Park of the United States located in Lowell, ished in a few years after Lowell Heritage State Park, it is operated by the National Park Service and comprises a group of different sites in and around the city of Lowell related to the era of textile manufacturing in the city during the Industrial on: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States.

Lowell National Historical Park, one of over units in the National Park System in the United States, interprets and preserves significant historical and cultural resources from the 19th-century American Industrial Revolution.

The Park includes a acre Park District and an adjacent and overlapping acre Historic Preservation District. We enjoyed every minute of the day we spent in Lowell and at the National Historical Park. After parking in the lot (free) behind the visitor center, we watched a good introductory video and then met our group for 11AM canal tour/ TripAdvisor reviews.

Lowell National Historical Park's Foundation Document was completed in September and serves as one of the guiding core planning documents for the park. The document outlines the park's purpose and significance as described in its enabling legislation and subsequent management and planning reports, and highlights the fundamental resources.

Explore Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts through a boat, trolley, or walking tour to learn about the history of industry and labor.

The history of America's Industrial Revolution is commemorated in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Boott Cotton Mills Museum with its operating weave room of 88 power looms, "mill girl" boardinghouses.

There are many local, state, and national organizations and resources that can provide information, assistance, and guidance about a variety of items including historic preservation, design, architecture, incentives, history, and research. Below you can find a selected assortment of resources that you may find useful and informative.

Appendix containing the technical materials accompanying the programs and projects described in the Preservation Plan; also includes an environmental assessment evaluating the impact of the plan and alternatives considered for each program and project; sections include historical perspective, agency roles, an inventory of every structure in the Preservation District along with it's.

Celebrate National Park Prescription Day with Lowell National Historical Park. Lowell's mile long canal system features many paved walkways. Since the 19th century these promenades have been a popular spot for recreation and socialization. Join Ranger Allison for our new Mill City Minute episode all about the canal promenades.

the city of Lowell and the Lowell National Historical Park share a vision of evolving as thoughtful stewards of our natural and built environment. The national park presence in this city is a testament to the conviction that the people of Lowell, and this nation, have in.

Community Lowell’ Lowell Tsongas Industrial History Center. Lowell (population ,) is a working-class city that successfully embraced historic preservation as the key to its downtown economic revitalization. It was first settled in and was officially incorporated in Established as a manufacturing center for textiles around the falls of the Merrimack River northwest of Boston, Lowell thrived during the 19th century, attracting many.

Because of the significant scientific and cultural heritage of Lowell Observatory, it has been recognized as a Registered National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service, an Arizona Treasure by Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano, and included by First Lady Hillary Clinton in her Save America’s Treasures program.

Barbara Wyatt: When we began our research, it was our premise that the National Historic Preservation Act had a vital role in shaping the preservation and treatment of cultural resources at National Park Units.

We found that the Act was indeed important for codifying requirements for federal agencies requirements in regard to historic. National Trust for Historic Preservation. Washington,DC.

2/03/ 4/3/ North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. Raleigh,NC. 11/07/ 11/25/ Independence National Historical Park. Philadelphia,PA.

5/21/ 06/03/ Principal Planner - Historic Preservation. Shop / Coins / Coin Programs / America the Beautiful Quarters® Program / Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts Refine Your Results Shop Shop.

Lowell National Historic Park and Preservation District - Cultural Resources Inventory. Report [summary]. Vol. 12, Inventory Forms and Research Reports, Industrial: Lowell Machine Shop through Massic Falls Industrial Site.

Prepared by Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson and Abbott for the National Park Service, Massachusetts Mills, Lowell. Mission Statement. Lowell National Historical Park preserves and interprets the nationally significant historic and cultural sites, structures and districts in Lowell, Massachusetts, that represent the most significant planned industrial city in the United States and symbolize, in.

Relief shown by spot heights. "*GPO: /" Title from panel. Includes descriptive list of points of interest, 3 insets showing canal system in, anddiagram showing vertical drops for locks, and col.

ill. Text, ill. (some col.), map showing ethnic enclaves inand background image consisting of part of map of Lowell by G.W.

Boynton on verso. Available. Relief shown by spot heights. "*GPO: /" Panel title. Includes descriptive list of points of interest, 3 insets showing canal system in, anddiagram showing vertical drops for locks, and col.

ill. Text, ill. (some col.), map showing ethnic enclaves inand background image consisting of part of map of Lowell by G.W. Boynton on verso. Available also.An 8 year plan to preserve Lowell's historic and cultural resources in order to tell the story of the Industrial Revolution in the 19th century; included in the plan are mills, institutions, residences, commercial buildings and canals; describes the areas covered; discusses preservation standards, public improvements, financing, related programs, etc.; provides architectural information.Historic District by the National Park Service, it meets this definition (and the district is included on the State Register of Historic Places).

• Contributing structures can be found through the sources above under section (1). Check the District Data Sheet within a National Register Historic District Nomination Form. The District.