Bread and Roses Centennial Academic Symposium, April 27-28, 2012

The Lawrence History Center will be hosting an academic symposium on the Bread & Roses Strike of 1912, April 27-28, 2012 in Lawrence, MA. Submissions have been received and proposals are no longer being accepted.

The symposium will feature a concert on Friday night April 27th at the Everett Mill (15 Union St.) on the 6th floor in the exhibit space. Saturday the 28th will be a full day of panel presentations, music, artwork, and walking tours. Click here for a schedule of Saturday's programs, events, and registration information.

The symposium venues are the 6th and 5th floors of the Everett Mill (15 Union St), The Essex Art Center (56 Island St), and the Lawrence Heritage State Park 3rd floor (1 Jackson St.). All of these locations are within walking distance of each other. Each panel session will last 75 minutes. The panel sessions have been grouped categorically by content and subject.

Info on registration, attending the symposium, transportation and lodging will be available soon. Call the Lawrence History Center (978) 686 9230 for more information.


Tue–Fri: 9am-4pm
Sat: By appt
Sun-Mon: Closed

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6 Essex Street
Lawrence, MA 01840

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Founded in 1978 as the Immigrant City Archives, the mission of the Lawrence History Center is to collect, preserve, share, and animate the history and heritage of Lawrence and its people.