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  1. the name used for female textile workers in Lowell, Massachusetts in the 19th century

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 18, 2009
  2. The Lowell textile mills employed a workforce which was about three quarters female

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  3. ' organizing efforts were notable not only for the "unfeminine" participation of women, but also for the political framework used to appeal to the public

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  4. this characteristic (unique at the time) caused two social effects: a close examination of the women's moral behavior, and a form of labor agitation

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  5. The Lowell female textile workers wrote and published several literary magazines, including the Lowell Offering, which featured essays, poetry and fiction written by female textile workers

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