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Steelton : immigration and industrialization, 1870-1940

by Bodnar, John E., 1944-

Format: Print Book 1990
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Open Stacks PENNA HN80.S78 B63 1990
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  PENNA HN80.S78 B63 1990
 
 
 
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area PENNA r HN80.S78 B63 1990
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Monroeville Public Library Local History 306.097 B
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Summary
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.
Additional Information
Series Pittsburgh series in social and labor history.
Subjects Social classes -- Pennsylvania -- Steelton -- 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
Language English
Notes Reprint. Originally published: Immigration and industrialization. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1977.
Description xix, 213 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index.
ISBN 0822960931
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