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U.S Steel Duquesne Works
Date:
Late 1800s
Creator:
N/A
Collection #:
GPC-B19-F2
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/4" x 7"

Description:
Blast Furnaces at the Duquesne Works in Duquesne, Allegheny County, opened in 1886 by Duquesne Steel Company, the Works acquired by Carnegie Brothers and company in 1890.

Notes:
One of the most famous blast furnaces, the 279-foot tall Dorothy Six was built in 1916 and demolished by U.S. Steel Corporation in 1988. The Works has disappeared.

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