Named after WorcesterEnglandas of the Census the city's population was ,  making it the second- most populous city in New England after Boston.
Due to its location in Central MassachusettsWorcester is known as the "Heart of the Commonwealth", adupt, a heart is the official symbol of the city. However, the heart symbol may also have its provenance in lore that the Valentine's Day card, although not invented in the city, was mass-produced and popularized by Worcester resident Esther Howland.
Worcester was considered its own distinct region apart from Boston until the s.
Since then, Boston's suburbs have been moving out further westward, especially after the construction of Interstate and Interstate The city features many examples of Victorian-era mill architecture. The area was first inhabited by members of the Nipmuc tribe.
The native people called the region Quinsigamond and built a settlement on Pakachoag Hill in Auburn. On July 13,Gookin obtained asult deed to eight square miles of land in Quinsigamond from the Nipmuc people and English traders and settlers began to inhabit the region.
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The English settlers completely abandoned the Quinsigamond area and the empty buildings were burned by the Indian forces. The town was again abandoned during Queen Anne's War in Between andfuture U.
In the s, Worcester became a center of American revolutionary activity. British General Thomas Gage was given information of patriot ammunition stockpiled in Worcester in Thomas would continuously publish his paper throughout the American Revolutionary War.
On July 14,Thomas performed the first public reading in Massachusetts of the Declaration of Independence from Worcester city adult porch of the Old South Church,  where the 19th century Worcester City Hall stands today.
He would later go on to form the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester in During the turn of the 19th century Worcester's economy moved into manufacturing.
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Factories producing textiles, shoes and clothing opened along the nearby Blackstone River. However, the manufacturing industry in Worcester would not begin to thrive until the opening of the Blackstone Canal in and the Worceeter of the Worcester and Boston Railroad in The city transformed into a transportation hub and the manufacturing industry flourished.
The company would become the largest wire manufacturing in the country and Washburn became one of the leading industrial and Worcester city adult figures in the city. Worcester would also claim many inventions and firsts. Esther Howland began the first line of Valentine's Day cards from her Worcester home in Loring Coes invented the first monkey wrench and Russell Hawes created the first envelope folding machine.
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The tornado left massive destruction and killed 94 people. T he Worcester County Zdult Schools Adult Education Program provides adult education, literacy activities and employment programming Modells Eastleigh the adult learners of our community.
We have multiple sites located throughout the county, offering multiple class options.
The following services are provided to adult learners: Intake, assessment and referral based on an individual student's needs and academic ability. Workforce and career development services including: Our Adult Education programs are components of the Department of Labor's Adult Education and Family Literacy initiative, a coordinated state and local effort developed to ensure the availability of instructional and support services for adults.
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