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Pig iron and coke ovens next to the Monongahela River, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1907

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Alternate title:Trains loaded with pig iron showing coke ovens on left and Monongahela River on right, Pittsburg, Pa.
Summary:Pig iron and coke ovens next to the Monongahela River, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1901-1907. Pig iron is processed to produce steel. Postcard number: 1. 00242.
Provider:W.G. MacFarlane
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Saxony
Leipzig
North America
Canada
Ontario
Toronto
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:Buffalo
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Zone :Monongahela River
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Pittsburgh
Topical subjects:Cast ironwork
Steel industry
Rivers
Railroad cars
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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