The wall says “Lawrence Manufacturing Co. Knit Fabrics since 1828”. According to the records The Lawrence Manufacturing Company “… was incorporated in 1831 and began operations in 1833. The company initially manufactured shirtings, sheetings and printing cloth, but added the manufacture of knitted goods such as hosiery and underwear in 1864.”
The building itself has been converted to condos, or maybe apartments, but the Lawrence Manufacturing Co. “billboard” remains untouched.
It is a fixture in Lowell. One that I have been meaning to shoot for a long time. After work tonight I took a detour through Lowell to do just that.
This is an HDR conversion of 7 exposures.