Historical Topics

Lowell is the third oldest settlement in Kent County.                               
It has a rich and colorful history – a history that we know you will find interesting and educational.The topics below represent a small selection of the many stories we have to share. Continue to check back for new listings. 

 

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MILITARY INFORMATION
Lowell Military History Search Online!  Click to search for your local servicemen and women.  If you cannot find the person you are looking then add them.  Download the form below and get it back to us.  There is also a link to the Veterans History Project through the Library of Congress.
Military Records FormThis form can be filled out for/by any LOWELL AREA PERSON who served in the United States Military, including anyone who was not living in this area during their years of military service.
The Lowell Area Historical Museum is compiling a record of area servicemen and women.  If you have, or someone you know has, records for and/or information on servicemen or women in the United States military, please fill out this form and return it to our office.
Records for those who either served our country in peacetime or during the Civil War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, Viet Nam, Desert Storm and/or Operation Enduring Freedom are very much appreciated.  Please use a separate form for each serviceperson.