Waltham, Massachusetts

Boston Manufacturing Company
Waltham, 1793
Map of Waltham, 1877
The Charles River in Waltham
Age Distribution
Waltham Supermarket on Main Street, established in 1936, was a large historic grocery store that closed in the 1990s. The building continues to be a supermarket, occupied subsequently by Shaw's, then Victory, and now Hannaford.
Brandeis University
Deena (Drossin) Kastor

City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, and was an early center for the labor movement as well as a major contributor to the American Industrial Revolution.

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Raytheon Technologies

Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an American multinational aerospace and defense conglomerate headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Kezer in 1995

Pauline R. Kezer

American politician who served as Secretary of the State of Connecticut from 1991 to 1995.

American politician who served as Secretary of the State of Connecticut from 1991 to 1995.

Kezer in 1995

Kezer was born Pauline Ryder to a working-class family in Waltham, Massachusetts, on February 4, 1942.

John Lynch (New Hampshire governor)

American attorney, businessman, and politician who served as the 80th governor of New Hampshire from 2005 to 2013.

American attorney, businessman, and politician who served as the 80th governor of New Hampshire from 2005 to 2013.

Governor Lynch poses with a New Hampshire state flag presented by Sailors assigned to the submarine USS New Hampshire (SSN-778), 29 July 2011
Governor Lynch in Milford, New Hampishire, Labor Day parade, September 2006
Lynch campaigning for Barack Obama in 2008
John Lynch and his wife Susan Lynch

Lynch was born in Waltham, Massachusetts, the fifth of William and Margaret Lynch's six children.

Bailey in 1993

F. Lee Bailey

American criminal defense attorney.

American criminal defense attorney.

Bailey in 1993
Patty Hearst mugshot

Bailey was born June 10, 1933, in Waltham, Massachusetts.

C. D. Howe

American-born Canadian engineer, businessman and Liberal Party politician.

American-born Canadian engineer, businessman and Liberal Party politician.

Terminal elevator at Port Arthur, Ontario, built by Howe for the Board of Grain Commissioners
The 1939 Mackenzie King Cabinet; Mackenzie King in centre front row, Howe, second from the right in the rear row
L–R: Major-General G.R. Pearkes, VC and Howe, during memorial service for General James Wolfe, 1 January 1941.
Three men, including the Hon. C. D. Howe and Brigadier Kenneth Stuart, inspecting the first Canadian-built Valentine tank at Angus Shops of the Montreal Locomotive Works (MLW), 27 May 1941.
Howe speaks to a worker at an aircraft factory, March 1941
Howe watches a scientist test the curve of a lens by interference fringes at the Instruments Division in the Canadian Arsenals Ltd. optical plant
Howe and Vermont Governor William H. Wills join the US and Canadian segments of an oil pipeline
Map showing the Trans-Canada pipeline (in green)
The C. D. Howe Building in Ottawa houses Industry Canada.

Howe was born and raised in Waltham, Massachusetts, in the United States.

Wood in 2006

Gordon S. Wood

American historian and professor at Brown University.

American historian and professor at Brown University.

Wood in 2006

Wood was born in Concord, Massachusetts, and grew up in Worcester and Waltham.

Administration Building

Metropolitan State Hospital (Massachusetts)

Administration Building

The Metropolitan State Hospital was an American public hospital for the mentally ill, on grounds that extended across parts of Waltham, Lexington, and Belmont, Massachusetts.

WBRS

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WBRS is a student-run community and college radio station in Waltham, Massachusetts, west of Boston.

The cotton gin, invented by Eli Whitney, revolutionized Southern agriculture.

Technological and industrial history of the United States

The technological and industrial history of the United States describes the United States' emergence as one of the most technologically advanced nations in the world.

The technological and industrial history of the United States describes the United States' emergence as one of the most technologically advanced nations in the world.

The cotton gin, invented by Eli Whitney, revolutionized Southern agriculture.
Monk's Mound is a large structure built by the indigenous peoples in the Plains.
Allentown, Pennsylvania, one of several centers of 18th and 19th century American industrialization
Lowell's Boston Manufacturing Company revolutionized the role of factories.
A lock on the Erie Canal
USA canals circa 1825
Highways in the USA circa 1825
Fulton's North River Steamboat on the Hudson River
The DeWitt Clinton was one of the first locomotives in the United States.
Molten steel being poured from an electric arc furnace
A 1950s telephone
Drilling and refining petroleum would become major industries.
Electrification revolutionized American industry and commerce.
The Model T revolutionized transportation in the 1900s as well as increased production by use of the assembly line. Shown is a test of mounting the body on the chassis, which was actually done inside the factory by using an overhead crane.
California, like much of the United States, is dependent on the Interstate Highway System, which, with larger junctions like this stack interchange, is quite complicated and expensive.
(Gleaner) Mechanical combine harvester
The floor of the New York Stock Exchange
The Hoover Dam on the Arizona-California border was one of many large-scale water-power projects
Land grant universities expanded access to post-secondary education for many Americans.
Strategic aerial bombing caused massive damage to cities.
Buzz Aldrin on the surface of the moon
A transmission tower for radio and television
A modern web browser and web page

At nearly the same time as the canal was completed, Francis Cabot Lowell and a consortium of businessmen set up the clothing mills in Waltham, Massachusetts making use of water power from the Charles River with the concept of housing together production of feedstocks complete consumer processes so raw materials entered, and dyed fabrics or clothing left.

Diagram of an American football field. Numbers on the field indicate the yards to the nearest end zone.

Angelo Mosca

American professional football player and professional wrestler.

American professional football player and professional wrestler.

Diagram of an American football field. Numbers on the field indicate the yards to the nearest end zone.

The second oldest boy in a family of four boys and seven girls, Mosca was born on February 13, 1937 in Waltham, Massachusetts to Agnes and Angelo Mosca.