Twirling Jennies

Twirling Jennies


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The Industrial Revolution in the United States took hold in the 1820s with the founding of Lowell, Massachusetts, a city born of the textile industry. Twirling Jennies takes a look the social dances of that time and place, and of the following hundred years. Along the way, this heavily illustrated book touches on a wide range of topics including social mores, sexual harassment, architecture, immigration, pastimes, and more. The author has lifelong ties with textiles, dancing, and Lowell.

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ISBN-13: 9781619910188
Publisher: Misenchanted Press
Publication date: 09/15/2015
Pages: 228
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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