Founded in 1895 as the Lowell Textile School, the Lowell Technological Institute was a public college located in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. In 1975, the college merged with nearby State Teachers College to become the University of Lowell. In 1991, the campus was incorporated into University of Massachusetts system as the University of Massachusetts Lowell.

The University of Massachusetts at Lowell digitized 62 of the yearbooks during the years of 1906-1975. The yearbook during this period was known as the “Pickout”. Yearbooks provide a window into student life. From sports teams to clubs, fashions to hairstyles, these volumes document the changing attitudes and culture of college students year by year.

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1906 Pickout Yearbook

Cover of the 1906 Pickout, the yearbook for the Lowell Textile School in Lowell MA.