Putting Human Faces on the Textile Industry: The Workers of the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company

Presenter: Robert Perreault

Daily life for the Amoskeag Manufacturing Company's textile worker was not easy. Robert Perreault sheds light on how people from a variety of European countries as well as from French Canada made the transition from an agrarian to an industrial society and how that change affected families, cultures, the nature of work, and relationships among workers themselves. 

Event Details


Tuesday, May 16, 2023 5:30pm


Parish Hall of St. Andrews Episcopal Church
52 Gould Road
New London NH 03257

Hosted By:

Center for the Arts - Lake Sunapee Region

Contact Info:

Center for the Arts