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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, John Greenleaf Whittier 64 2 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 7. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 25 3 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 4. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 23 1 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 13 1 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 12 0 Browse Search
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 12 0 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 11 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 8 0 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 1 8 0 Browse Search
Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2 6 0 Browse Search
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he basement or wheel room. for a mill at Waltham, and was preparing the other machinery, he was experimenting at a store in Broad Street, Boston, employing a man to turn a crank. After several months he achieved success, and in the autumn of 1814 a power loom was put in successful operation in Waltham. Mr. Paul Moody,To the efforts of his self-taught mind, the early prosperity of the great manufacturing establishments at Waltham and Lowell is, in no small degree, owing.—Edward Everett. of Amesbury had been engaged as machinist, and needed improvements were made in all of the machinery, several important ones originating here continuing still in use. Within two and a half years six entirely new machines were invented and put in operation:—the power loom, the warping and dressing machine, the regulator for the water-wheel, the double speeder, the dead spindle, and the throstle filling frame. The first goods manufactured were made in imitation of those imported from India; a heav