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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 1892.122; 124; manual training in, 122, 123, Margaret Morison Carnegie, 125; Munhall , 120; new buildings, 119; no medical ... See also Appendix IV Slav Organized, The, 158a€”168 Slavic boarding-housesa€” Expenditures for food in, 139, 140;anbsp;...

Author:Margaret Byington
Publisher:University of Pittsburgh Press - 1974-10-01


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