Timeline
A timeline to the history of North Adams, Massachusetts

1749 - North Adams founded                                     

1756 - First mill opens                                           

1820 - Irish start immigrating into America                          

1845 - Irish Potato Famine                                         

1848 - Hoosac Tunnel completed                              

1870 - Chinese emigrate to America                                         

1872 - Chinese arrive in North Adams                       

1892  - Ellis Island opens                                        

1910 -  Angel Island opens