Library of the LHC

Object ID Description
2014.055.010
2014.055
Competence In English

Its a book that have exercise.

2014.055.009
2014.055
English Handbook
2014.055.008
2014.055
High School Handbook Of Composition

Its a small book. The book have a good condition

2014.055.007
2014.055
Graded Drill Exercises In Corrective English
2014.055.006
2014.055
Junior English Book Two

Its a brown. The book have 200 pages.

2014.055.005
2014.055
Manual Of High School English
2014.055.004
2014.055
Word Wealth
2014.055.003
2014.055
Correct English

The book is green book.

2014.055.002
2014.055
Gilmartin's Word Study
2014.055.001
2014.055
History Of America
2014.054.011
2014.054
Burr Picking

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton, Pa.
Front cover has the number "472" and "Edition 1."
Contains black and white illustrations and examination questions.

2014.054.010
2014.054
Woolen Carding

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton, Pa.
Front cover has "VTOC 129546" handwritten on cover.
This booklet is 476C, Part 3, Edition 1.
Contains black and white illustrations and examination questions.

2014.054.009
2014.054
Wool Scouring

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools, Scranton, Pa.
Booklet has "470" and "Edition 1" on the cover.
Contains black and white illustrations and examination questions.

2014.054.008
2014.054
Carbonizing

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools, Scranton, Pa.
Front cover has "5542" and "Edition 1."
Black and white illustrations and examination questions.

2014.054.007
2014.054
Wool Drying

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton, Pa.
Front cover has "471" and "Edition 1."
Has black and white illustrations and examination questions.

2014.054.006
2014.054
Wool Mixing

Brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton, Pa.
The front cover has "474" and "Edition 1."
Contains black and white illustrations and test questions.

2014.054.005
2014.054
Wool Oiling

Thin brown paper booklet prepared by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton, Pa.
The front cover has "5899, replaces 475" and "Edition 1."
Black and white illustrations.

2014.054.004
2014.054
Wool

Paper booklet produced by the International Correspondence Schools in Scranton. The front cover has "6040, Replace 469" and "Edition 1."
Black and white illustrations and photographs.

2014.054.003
2014.054
Yarns

Green booklet produced by the Instruction Department and Executive Offices of home study. Book has "VTOC 129546" handwritten on the cover. Black and white illustrations and photographs.

2014.054.002
2014.054
Woolen Carding

Reprint of earlier edition. Prepared especially for home study by the Home Buildings of the International Correspondence Schools
Front cover has the following: 5546 B, Part 2, Edition 1.
Handwritten: VTOC 129546.

2014.054.001
2014.054
Woolen Carding

Reprint of earlier edition. Prepared especially for home study by the Home Buildings of the International Correspondence Schools.
Front cover has the following : 476A, Part 1, Edition 1.

2014.050.046
2014.050
Lithuania

Photographs of Lithuania with text in English and Lithuanian.
Book originally owned by Peter E. Sluskonkis, 12 Emerald Ave., Lawrence, Mass. See also Hobitz/Sluskonis/Trakimas family collection located in the Lithuanain subject box.

2014.043.001
2014.043
Encountering American Faultlines

An analysis of the incorporation of Dominican immigrants in Providence RI. The study and data identifies how the first and second generation Dominicans change the city. This book is autographed by the author.

Note: The author, Jose Itzigsohn was the keynote speaker at the April 5, 2014 Lawrence History Center Symposium: The History of the "New Immigration" into Lawrence Massachusetts and Similar Communities. Mr. Itzigsohn's presentation: "Changing Providence: the Dominican Experience in Providence, RI

2014.034.001
Shawsheen

This book features a brief overview of Shawsheen Village, the community designed by William Wood for his mill managers and executives c. 1920. The book is filled with pictures of different parts of Shawsheen Village - Post Office Building, Shawsheen Station, Shawsheen Manor, Executive Offices of the American Woolen Company, Shawsheen Restaurant, Shawsheen Garage, the Swimming Pool, Balmoral Spa - and many more.

This book is a first edition and is very rare. It is not to be used by staff or researchers and is to be kept in Special Collections. We have a reprint of the book which can be accessed by researchers: 2009.086.002 located in the Library.

2014.026.001
2014.026
American Wollen Company Mills

Illustrations of the mills of the American Woolen Company with some facts concerning the cities, towns and villages in which they are located. Lawrence mills listed include: Washington Mills, Wood Worsted Mills, Prospect Mills, Ayer Mills, Lawrence Storehouse, Merrimac Storehouse and Washington No. 10 Storehouse.

2014.025.001
2014.025
A Sketch of the Mills of the American Woolen Co.

A publication by the American Woolen Company with descriptions, statisics, illustrations and photographs of New England Mill properties circa 1901. Lawrence's Washington Mills is listed along with a fold-out illustration of the mill complex.

2014.024.001
2014.024
Die Bibel

German Bible. Contains colored prayer card and cross. Please note that the following obituaries were removed and placed in the obituary collection: Barbara Weidt, Gertrude Teichmann, Babetta Knopf, Arthur (A.) Teichmann, William C. Himmer, Dora Klinger, and John W. Klinger. The wedding announcement for Gertrude Rose Knopf to Arthur Teichman was removed from book and placed in Biob/Obit file. There is an inscription with the name of the pastor (Rich. R. Lange) in 1917.
There are colored maps and plates.

2014.023.001
2014.023
The Watts Way

A history of Watts Water Technologies, Inc., from its beginnings in Lawrence in the late 19th Century as Watts Regulator, innovators of specialized valves to reduce and regulate water, steam or air pressure.

2014.020.001
2014.020
Prayer Book

This prayer book is very old and has the inscription on the inside front cover of "Great, great grandmother, 1869, Providence R.I. It is a Catholic prayer book and has prayers to be said at mass and before confession, Litany for the sick and the dead; also hymns and the epistles and gospels. In the middle of the book is a card showing the owner of the book had purchased a brick for the building of St. Patrick's Church on the corner of Salem and So. Broadway. The pastor was Fr. D.S. Healey and Rev. P.J. Sheedy, assistant pastor.

2013.103.001
2013.103
Home Cookin'

This is a cookbook prepared by Father Bill Waters on the occasion of the 5th anniversary of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish.

2013.103.001
2013.103
Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish 5th Anniversary Cookbook

A fund raising cookbook for Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish.

2013.079.002
2013.079

This is a book written with tenement living as its center.

2013.079.001
2013.079
Come On- A My House

Anecdotes and Tales from the Old Neighborhood -Lawrence.

2013.079.001
2013.079
Come On-A My House
c. 1945-1965

This book is the fourth in the author's Lawrence - My Hometown series and is a collection of anecdotes, tales and vignettes depicting life experiences growing up in the blue collar neighborhoods of Lawrence, MA. during the 1950's and 60's.

2013.078.003
2013.078
The Valley & Its People

An illustrated history of the lower Merrimack Valley from pre-colonial era through the 20th Century. Rich illustrations of the valley towns including Lawrence, Lowell, Haverhill, Newburyport and surounding areas. 185 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.

2013.078.002
2013.078
Lawrence 1912
1912

An history of the 1912 Strike using illustrations including; pictures, images, newspaper articles, letters and documents.

2013.078.001
2013.078
Lawrence 1912,The Bread and Roses Strike

Pictoral history of the strike

2013.078.001
2013.078
Lawrence 1912
1912

A history of the 1912 Strike using illustartions including: pictures, images, newpaper articles, letters and documents.

2013.069.022
2013.069
Air Raid Precautions

A guide for first responders providing instructions on preparing for and responding to air raids and bombings. Topics covered includes; rescue parties and clearing debris, organization of Air Raid Wardens' Service, structural defense, communications and reporting of damage, gas detection, and care and custody of equipment.

Writen on inside cover: "Town of Methuen, Civilian Defense, Decontamination Corps."

2013.067.111
2013.067
Dolor del Tiempo

A collection of the author's poetry with illustrations. The copy is autographed by the author. A photograph of the author is in the LHC collect: LP3 2013.067.112.

2013.067.003
2013.067
Scar on the Wind/Cicatriz en el viento

This is a book of poetry.

2013.067.003
2013.067
Scar on the Wind

A collection of translated short poems.

2013.067.002
2013.067
Trovas del Mar

This is a book of poetry in english and spanish.

2013.067.002
2013.067
Trovas del mar

A bilingual collection of poetry by Cesar Sanchez Beras including "Lawrence City" and "To Robert Frost".

2013.064.001
2013.064
The Report of the Lawrence Survey

Description of the topography of Lawrence, the housing conditions (tenements, boarding houses, overcrowing), public health (milk supply, dairies) including the water supply and The Board of Health. The studies were made in 1911, under the advice of Francis H. McLean by Robert E. Todd and Frank B. Sanborn at the procurement of the Trustees of the White Fund. This book is autographed to Edward F. Searles, "Dear Edward, per your request, Arthur T. Walker" (Searles' secretary).

2013.061.003
2013.061
The Last Generation

Describes the working life in the textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts, from 1910 to 1960. Contains oral histories from women, men, and children. The book is illustrated and contains background information on textile industrialization in Lowell and the production process.

2013.050.003
2013.050
Lost Time and Labor Turnover in Cotton Mills

Bulletin of the Women's Bureau, No. 52.
Data on labor practices in the cotton mills with black and white illustrations and charts.

2013.050.002
2013.050
In the Matter of Survey of Cotton Textile Industry Problems

Supplement of Current Information from The Cotton-Textile Institute, Inc.
Vol. 1, No. 9

2013.050.001
2013.050
Bibliography of Cotton Manufacture

More than 5,000 entries of books pertaining to the cotton industry and its subsidiaries.
Reprint of 1909 edition.

2013.044.001
2013.044
American Canadian Genealogist
2001-2011

These publications date from 2001 - 2011 and contain information on French-Canadian families. They are published by the American-Canadian Genealogical Society of Manchester, N.H. There are listings of churches where birth, marriage and death records can be found. There is a "Queries and Answers" page where one can seek information pertaining to family member(s). Many interesting articles are found in each publication as well as a listing of new publications to help in doing genealogy. On the back cover is a list of committees and their members. These publications are all soft-cover.