Jim Beauchesne is the Visitor Services Supervisor at Lawrence Heritage State Park. He is also a member of the Bread & Roses Heritage Committee, and the board of the Lawrence History Center. A 1978 Merrimack College graduate, he holds an M.A. in Public History from Northeastern University. Born and raised in Lawrence, he currently resides in Arlington.
It’s often said that history is written by the victors. But not always. Lawrence’s 1912 Bread and Roses Strike is a prime example.Read Story →
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