Everett Mills (c. 1909), Lawrence, MA.

Our collections are being digitized and made available through our website, OCLC WorldCat, Internet Archive, Digital Commonwealth, and the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).


  • Digital Commonwealth 

    Search the Lawrence History Center Photograph Collection (partial) containing photographs from 1845 to present, which chronicle the history of the people and places of Lawrence, Massachusetts.

  • Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) 

    Our online exhibition, Bread and Roses Strike of 1912: Two Months in Lawrence, Massachusetts, that Changed Labor History, is one of seven exhibitions that were part of the DPLA April 2013 launch in Boston. Through this project and others in process, we move toward providing equal access to information in order to promote education in the broadest sense of the term.

  • Internet Archive 

    Currently the Alice Winifred O'Connor's Immigration Thesis (1914) and Diaries are available in Internet Archive. We will be adding additional materials on an ongoing basis.

  • LHC Digital & Teacher Resources 
  • UMass Lowell’s Portuguese American Digital Archive (PADA) 

    Lawrence History Center's Portuguese collections have been digitized and are part of UMass Lowell’s Portuguese American Digital Archive (PADA). PADA collects and preserves a rich array of documents, photographs, motion pictures, sound recordings, oral histories, and many other resources associated with Portuguese immigrants and their descendants primarily in the Greater Boston Area.