Steelton : immigration and industrialization, 1870-1940
|Format:||Print Book 1990|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
A study of the immigrants who flocked to this Central Pennsylvania steel town in the late nineteenth century in search of employment. Comprised primarily of Southern blacks and Eastern European immigrants, they formed the lower class of this town. Analyzes the social structure and dominance of the white, Anglo-Saxon, Protestant elite.
|Series||Pittsburgh series in social and labor history.|
Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- Steelton -- History.
Minorities -- Employment -- Pennsylvania -- Steelton -- History.
Iron and steel workers -- Pennsylvania -- Steelton -- History.
Steelton (Pa.) -- Social conditions.
|Publisher|| Pittsburgh, Pa. :University of Pittsburgh Press,1990
|Other Titles|| Immigration and industrialization
Reprint. Originally published: Immigration and industrialization. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1977.
xix, 213 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index.