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Duquesne Works
Date:
1959
Creator:
N/A
Collection #:
MSP42-B001-F06-I01
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/8" x 10"

Description:
The inside of the Duquesne Works steel mill.

Notes:
The Duquesne Steel Company began operation as a steel rail manufacturer in 1886 and subsequently was acquired by Andrew Carnegie in 1890. The Duquesne Works became part of the United States Steel Corporation in 1901. It underwent swift expansion once the United States entered World War II. The Duquesne Works finally ceased production in 1984.

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