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Author Mosher, Anne E., 1959-

Title Capital's Utopia : Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, 1855-1916 / Anne E. Mosher
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 249 pages :) : illustrations
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Experimentation in the Kiskiminetas Valley iron industry -- Apollo's uneasy transition from iron to steel -- The McMurtry, Olmsted, and Eliot plan for Vandergrift -- Settling the Vandergrift Peninsula -- The steel strike of 1901 -- Growing pains for a "model town"
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject McMurtry, George Gibson, 1838-1915.
Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903.
City planning -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.
Company towns -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.
Iron and steel workers -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.
Steel industry and trade -- Social aspects -- Pennsylvania -- Vandergrift -- History.
Vandergrift (Pa.) -- Economic conditions.
Vandergrift (Pa.) -- History.
Vandergrift (Pa.) -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse.
LC no. 2002156774
ISBN 142142925X
(acid-free paper)