A town built on Mill Workers.
While you watch the videos above, think about the following questions:
1) Why was Lowell, Mass. so important to the Industrial Revolution?
2) What was manufactured in the mills?
3) What do you notice that Lowell and Waterville have in common? (look at the geography of each)
4) How did Lowell change when the Mill opened? Who did the Mill owners use as workers?
5) What challenges did Mill workers face?