Concord River at Lawrence Street (c. 1880s)

                University of Massachusetts Lowell

Professor Chad Montrie (vitae)

University of Massachusetts Lowell
History Department

306 Coburn Hall, 850 Broadway Street
Lowell, Massachusetts  01854


Spring 2011 Courses:

Making an Historical Documentary  


US in the 1960s Syllabus

US in the 1960s Reading and Discussion Questions


Writing Guide

Writing Contract

Multi-Media Projects:

Home Movie Archive

 River Cycle: 
The Concord in Lowell


Peru Village 
Empowerment Project 
(and other documentary
shorts in progress)

More Than a Number

Tough Love: 
Sentiment, Science, and Dogs

(in production)




My office hours for the Spring 2011 semester are Mondays 12-1, Wednesdays 12-1, and by appointment 




Charlie Chaplin - Modern Times (1936)







Past Research:

A People's History of Environmentalism
 in the United States

Making a Living

To Save the Land and People


Current Research:

Concord River
 Greenway Project

A History of Solitude
 in America