Hall, Lydia S. (pseudonym “Adelaide”) (F)

Nationality: American.
Poet and textile worker. Pseudonym: “Adelaide” (Robinson 125). One of the “Lowell Mill Girls” who published poetry in *The Lowell Offering* monthly magazine. Co-editor of *The Operatives’ Magazine* (1841-1842) with Abby A. Goddard, which merged with *The Lowell Offering* (1840-1845). According to Robinson, Hall left Lowell by 1848 and worked as a missionary to the Choctaw Indians (155). Biographical information: Harriet H. Robinson, *Loom and Spindle or Life Among the Early Mill Girls*, Thomas Y. Crowell & Company, 1898. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
“No” 1843-09-02 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5384