Homestead: The Households of a Mill Town

Homestead: The Households of a Mill Town

by Margaret Byington
     
 


Homestead, first published in 1910 as one volume in the classic Pittsburgh Survey, describes daily life in a community that was dominated economically and physically by the giant Homestead Works of the United States Steel Corporation.  Homestead, just across the Monongahela River from Pittsburgh, developed as a completely separate city -- a trueSee more details below

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Homestead, first published in 1910 as one volume in the classic Pittsburgh Survey, describes daily life in a community that was dominated economically and physically by the giant Homestead Works of the United States Steel Corporation.  Homestead, just across the Monongahela River from Pittsburgh, developed as a completely separate city -- a true mill town settled by newer immigrants and shaped in its attitudes by the infamous Homestead Strike of 1892.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822982500
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
06/30/1974
Edition description:
1
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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