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Lowell in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Homage to Women

Mico Kaufman

 

1984

 
Homage to Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 25, 2013
1. Homage to Women Marker
Inscription.

This sculpture is a tribute to Lowell's nineteenth century "mill girls". The intertwined figures also represent the struggles and aspirations of all women throughout time
 
Erected by Lowell Public Art Collections.
 
Location. 42° 38.667′ N, 71° 18.683′ W. Marker is in Lowell, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Market Street. Touch for map. The statue is in Market Mills Park and the materials are Bronze and granite. Marker is in this post office area: Lowell MA 01852, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J.C. Ayer & Company Laboratory (within shouting distance of this marker); Central Fire Station (within shouting distance of this marker); McCarthy Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Institute Building (about 300 feet away); Lowell Gas Light Building (about 400 feet away); Lowell Institution for Savings Building (about 400 feet away); W.A. Mack Building (about 400 feet away); Welcome to Lowell National Historical Park (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lowell.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Mill Girls (Lowell National Historical Park). (Submitted on May 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)

Homage to Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 25, 2013
2. Homage to Women Marker

2. The Mill Girls (Lowell National Historical Park). (Submitted on May 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Lowell Mill Girls Go on Strike, 1836 (Robinson). (Submitted on May 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Lowell Mill Girls and the factory system, 1840 (Gilder Lehrman). (Submitted on May 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Homage to Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 25, 2013
3. Homage to Women Marker
Homage to Women image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2018
4. Homage to Women
Homage to Women Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2018
5. Homage to Women Sculptor's Mark
Women Working for Lowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2018
6. Women Working for Lowell Marker

Since 1823, the women of Lowell have made
lasting contributions to the economic, educational,
cultural and social development of this city.

In 1992, the following women continued this
commitment to service with their contribution
to the Lowell Folk Festival Fund.

Lowell is a city rich in the value of its women

[List not trancribed]

Women Working for Lowell Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2018
7. Women Working for Lowell Marker
At distant left, inside the fence
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 23, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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