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Bessemer steel manufacture / A.R. Waud.

Bessemer steel manufacture / A.R. Waud.

Six illustrations of operations in a steel mill. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1876 March 25, p. 252.

[Foundry and mill]

[Foundry and mill]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 13. No. 40. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire.... more

[The steel foundry at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[The steel foundry at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / Abdullah Frères, C...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 21. No. 29. In album: The Imperial Naval Academy, Imperial Naval Arsenal, Navy Department, and bridges, Istanbul, Ottoman Empir... more

[Steel foundry]

[Steel foundry]

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and French. No. 12. No. 39. In album: Naval personnel, the Imperial Naval Arsenal, military facilities, and factories, Istanbul, Ottoman Empire.... more

[Exterior view of the steel factory at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / Abdullah Frères, Constantinople.

[Exterior view of the steel factory at the Imperial Naval Arsenal] / A...

Title translated from album caption. Captioned in Ottoman Turkish and English. No. 22. No. 10. In album: The Imperial Naval Academy, Imperial Naval Arsenal, Navy Department, and bridges, Istanbul, Ottoman Empir... more

[Bethlehem Steel Works]

[Bethlehem Steel Works]

Pennsylvania, Bethlehem. As Wuerth described, "Watercolor in sepia brown, white and gray, on buff paper. Signed May '81." [View across river to relatively small steel operation, various smokestacks, one blowing... more

Making bessemer steel at Pittsburgh - the converters at work / drawn by Charles Graham.

Making bessemer steel at Pittsburgh - the converters at work / drawn b...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1886 April 10, pp. 232-233.

["F" and "G" blast furnaces - Edgar Thomson Steel Works, Bessemer, Pennsylvania]
A Bessemer steel converter

A Bessemer steel converter

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1889 Feb. 23, p. 152. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1995, p. 258.

Illinois Steel Works & harbor entrance, Calumet Riv., So. Chicago

Illinois Steel Works & harbor entrance, Calumet Riv., So. Chicago

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 8786. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Men working near a steam shovel in Duluth, Minnesota]

[Men working near a steam shovel in Duluth, Minnesota]

Title from item. Gift and purchase; Frances Benjamin Johnston estate; 1948, 1953?. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibited: "Who's Afraid of Women Photographers?" at... more

Bessemer Steelworks, Pittsburg Div

Bessemer Steelworks, Pittsburg Div

"52" and "1734" on negative. Commissioned by Baltimore & Ohio Railroad. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 01734. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bethlehem Steel Works

Bethlehem Steel Works

5941B2 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; William Herman Rau; January 21, 1896. No. 534.

The "British despot" beaten again / J.S. Pughe.

The "British despot" beaten again / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows John Bull standing on land labeled "England" as an army of animated steel railroad rails march ashore in military formation from ships docked just offshore; in the background, Uncle Sam is standing ... more

A Mill street, Pittsburg, Pa

A Mill street, Pittsburg, Pa

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068032. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Duquesne Steel Plant, Carnegie Steel Co., Duquesne, Pa

Duquesne Steel Plant, Carnegie Steel Co., Duquesne, Pa

"G 6036" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071375. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

A Bessemer converter, McKeesport, Pa

A Bessemer converter, McKeesport, Pa

Alternate title: A Bessemer converter, Pgh., Pa. Negative cracked from lower left corner and taped. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068029. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Pittsburg by night

Pittsburg by night

Probably steel mills. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068033. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Removing ingot slab from furnace, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Removing ingot slab from furnace, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

"G 4988" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070685. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Steel ingots, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Steel ingots, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

"G 4988" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070686. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Carnegie Steel Company, "Lucy" furnace, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Carnegie Steel Company, "Lucy" furnace, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Title from jacket. "G 6064" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039100. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Young America's dilemma / Dalrymple.

Young America's dilemma / Dalrymple.

Illustration shows a schoolboy standing outside a "Public School"; on the left is Charles M. Schwab sitting atop a large money bag labeled "Manager of Steel Trust $1,000,000 yearly salary," resting on a steel f... more

The blessings of "protection" / Dalrymple.

The blessings of "protection" / Dalrymple.

Illustration shows an oversized, bloated human figure with the head of a pig, wearing a sash labeled "Steel Trust," and holding steel rails in both hands; he stands on the grounds of a steel factory labeled "U.... more

Waiting for the balloon ascension / J.S. Pughe.

Waiting for the balloon ascension / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows J. Pierpont Morgan as a strong man at a circus, attempting to inflate a balloon labeled "Steel Stock" with a pump labeled "Enormous Earnings", in the background is a crowd of people, some hol... more

President Thomas's little joke / Ehrhart.

President Thomas's little joke / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with at center a group of six men, among them John D. Rockefeller and E.B. Thomas, warming themselves by a stove labeled "Standard Oil"; the vignette at bottom left shows A... more

A Napoleon of "high finance" / Keppler.

A Napoleon of "high finance" / Keppler.

Illustration shows Charles M. Schwab as Napoleon sitting on a rock in the middle of the ocean, looking back at the setting sun labeled "Business Reputation", he is holding in his right hand papers labeled "Inve... more

Carnegie furnaces, Braddock, Pa

Carnegie furnaces, Braddock, Pa

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018671. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Carnegie blast furnaces, Homestead, Pa

Carnegie blast furnaces, Homestead, Pa

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 018670. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Modern steel plant along the Monongahela River, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

Modern steel plant along the Monongahela River, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

Boat at shore of river in foreground and coal cars in front of plant. H66569 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 6539.

[Ohio Steel Works and furnaces, view of west side, 1905]

[Ohio Steel Works and furnaces, view of west side, 1905]

H68044 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; R.W. Johnston Studios; October 30, 1905. Title derived from copyright deposit records.

Yard of steel works, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

Yard of steel works, Pittsburg, Pa., U.S.A.

H66502 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 6423.

S.S. Dakota, loading structural steel for the Orient

S.S. Dakota, loading structural steel for the Orient

"419" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 022207. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Bird's-eye view of steel plant, Ensley, Alabama]

[Bird's-eye view of steel plant, Ensley, Alabama]

H79092 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Russell Bros.

American Iron and Steel Manufacturing Co's "Central Works," Lebanon, PA

American Iron and Steel Manufacturing Co's "Central Works," Lebanon, P...

Postcard shows iron and steel comapny's factories and grounds. H 85035 U.S. Copyright Office. Division of Prints No. 43266 Title from item. Copyright by Luther G. Harpel. Souvenir Mail Card.

Ore docks, blast furnaces & steel mills, South Chicago, Ill., International Harvester Co., Chicago, Ill.

Ore docks, blast furnaces & steel mills, South Chicago, Ill., Internat...

H98774 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright claimant's address: Chicago, New York, Washington. Two oval insets: one titled "Merchant Mill No. 2; the other titled "Labratory [sic] and Office." Copyright deposit; Geo.... more

Loading scrap, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Loading scrap, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070681. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

48-inch universal plate mill, Homestead Steel Wks. Works, Homestead, Pa

48-inch universal plate mill, Homestead Steel Wks. Works, Homestead, P...

"G 4986" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070680. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Carnegie Steel Company, second annual outing

Carnegie Steel Company, second annual outing

H114752 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; R.W. Johnston Studios; August 8, 1908.

[Bethlehem Steel]

[Bethlehem Steel]

Postcard shows a photographic reproduction of a drawing of the Bethlehem Steel factory, near the river and railroad tracks in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. H 111707 U.S. Copyright Office. Division of Prints No. 4351... more

Billets and blooms, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Billets and blooms, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

"G 4994" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070684. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Panoramic view Franklin Works, Cambria Steel Co., Johnstown, Pa.

Panoramic view Franklin Works, Cambria Steel Co., Johnstown, Pa.

Postcard shows Franklin Works Cambria Steel Company's plant and factories. J 66301 U.S. Copyright Office. Division of Prints No. 42514. Title from item. Written on verso: Davenport Mfg Co.

Feeding an open hearth furnace, Homestead Steel Wks. Works, Homestead, Pa

Feeding an open hearth furnace, Homestead Steel Wks. Works, Homestead,...

"G 4990" on negative. Negative cracked on lower left side. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070679. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bird's eye view, Gary Works, Indiana Steel Co., I.

Bird's eye view, Gary Works, Indiana Steel Co., I.

H109664 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright claimant's address: Chicago, New York, Washington. Copyright deposit; Geo. R. Lawrence Co.; April 24, 1908.

Billet chutes, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

Billet chutes, Homestead Steel Works, Homestead, Pa

"G 4987" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070683. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Edgar Thomson's Steel Works / Pennell.

Edgar Thomson's Steel Works / Pennell.

Wuerth, no. 517. Signed in pencil.

'Twas Andy started the ball!

'Twas Andy started the ball!

(DLC/PP-1932:0042). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: New York Herald, Feb. 25, 1909.

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe svarochnago bulata na Zlatoustovskom zavodi︠e︡. Obrazt︠s︡y soldatskikh shashek

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe sva...

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 255. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Co. Company furnaces, Ensley, Ala

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Co. Company furnaces, Ensley, Ala

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072256. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Braddock furnaces, Edgar Thomson Works, Braddock, Pa

Braddock furnaces, Edgar Thomson Works, Braddock, Pa

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072251. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Ore unloading, American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohio

Ore unloading, American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohi...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072374. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe svarochnago bulata na Zlatoustovskom zavodi︠e︡. Obrazt︠s︡y soldatskikh shashek

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe sva...

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 248. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohio

American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohio

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072365. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Indiana Steel Co. #1, Gary, Ind.

Indiana Steel Co. #1, Gary, Ind.

J145608 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright deposit; Haines Photo Co.; September 19, 1910. Copyright claimant's address: Conneaut, O.

Braddock furnaces, Edgar Thomson Works, Braddock, Pa

Braddock furnaces, Edgar Thomson Works, Braddock, Pa

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072252. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hulett's i.e. Hulett hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Company plant, Cleveland, Ohio

Hulett's i.e. Hulett hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Co...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072375. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hoover and Mason hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Company Cleveland, Ohio

Hoover and Mason hoists in operation, American Steel & Wire Co. Compan...

Detroit Publishing Co. no. 072373. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe svarochnago bulata na Zlatoustovskom zavodi︠e︡. Obrazt︠s︡y soldatskikh shashek

Posli︠e︡dovatelʹnyĭ khod vydi︠e︡lki klinkov, nozhen i izgotovlenīe sva...

In album: Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire, LOT 10335-A, no. 253. Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

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