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African American Occupations in the 1900s - Berks History Center

1 African American workers helped build the Pagoda and Lindbergh Viaduct. The steel mills employed African American workers and the Reading Hospital had...

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History of Pittsburgh - Wikipedia

The history of Pittsburgh began with centuries of Native American civilization in the modern ... By 1911, Pittsburgh was producing half the nation''s steel. ..... The years 1916–1930 marked the largest migration of African-Americans to Pittsburgh. ..... Ingham, John N. Making Iron and Steel: Independent Mills in Pittsburgh,...

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Modern Steel Construction - American Institute of Steel Construction

Feb 19, 2016 ... The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is Washington, D.C.''s latest high-profile structural steel...

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Employed persons by detailed industry, , race, and Hispanic or ...

Feb 8, 2017 ... Women, Black or. African American, Asian, Hispanic or Latino ... Iron and steel mills and steel product manufacturing. 269, 12.1, 11.8, 0.7, 15.0.

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Iron and Steel - Encyclopedia of Chicago

Iron and steel mills have ranked among the largest economic enterprises in the ... Because most of the iron ore used by the American steel industry during its ... in the Great Lakes shipping business to build Chicago''s first rail-rolling mill in 1857. .... large numbers of Mexican and African American men found work in the mills.

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Black Caucuses in Steel - jstor

The experiences of African American leaders in the steel mills of Northwest. Indiana during this century ... building of democratic unionism in the US. Separate...

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Sparrows Point - Mill Stories - UMBC

Beginning with a brickyard, the first buildings of the Sparrows Point Steel Mill ... the historically African-American neighborhood of Turner Station, to name a few.

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Turner Station - Louis S. Diggs

Due to the decline of steel production at Bethlehem Steel Mill, employment ... The Balnew Building, built and owned by an African American organization in...

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Tale of Many Cities: Unmade in America | Alliance for American ...

Parallel to the rich blare of trumpets, St. Louis was making other music. ... When the sounds resonating from her steel mills, factories, and automotive plants ... Those workers — many African American and nearly all union members — were...

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The Building | National Museum of African American History and ...

The Museum building is African American history and culture writ large on the ... by wrapping the entire building in an ornamental bronze-colored metal lattice,...

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Turners, African American History, Rec Center, Living

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STRUGGLES IN STEEL - Facilitator Guide - California Newsreel

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steel barrio - NYU Press

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TIMELINE: A look at East Chicago''s early days, development | East ...

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Gary, Indiana - Wikipedia

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From the Meadows to the Point - Louis S. Diggs

The African American workers who were crutical to the mill operations were ... Maryland, not to work in the steel mill, but to build homes and to do carpentry work.

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