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


Thursday, September 14, 2023 6:00pm


Rochester Historical Society
58 Hanson Street
Rochester NH 03867

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Rochester Historical Society

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Rochester Historical Society
603-330-3099. Call on Thursdays 1-4 or leave a message, including your phone number for a return call.