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The Resource Morgan Park : Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town, Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust

Morgan Park : Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town, Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust

Label
Morgan Park : Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town
Title
Morgan Park
Title remainder
Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town
Statement of responsibility
Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From 1915 to 1971 the large U.S. Steel plant was a major part of Duluth's landscape and life. Just as important was Morgan Park's innovatively planned and close-knit community constructed for the plant's employees and their families. In this book Arnold R. Alanen presents vivid portraits of Morgan Park, the formerly company-controlled town that now stands as a city neighborhood, and the U.S. Steel plant for which it was built. Planned by renowned landscape architects, architects, and engineers,
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alanen, Arnold R.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Steel Corporation
  • United States Steel Corporation
  • Company towns
  • City planning
  • Steel industry and trade
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • City planning
  • Company towns
  • Steel industry and trade
  • Minnesota
Label
Morgan Park : Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town, Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-326) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Model company towns in America, 1800-1914 -- The economics and politics of iron ore and big steel -- Building a steel plant : recession, indecision, and war -- Neighborhood housing from Gary to Oliver -- The emergence of a model company town -- Stability and prosperity for U.S. steel -- The complete company town -- Engineering the good life -- Struggling for work during the 1930s -- Getting by and making do -- More steel for another war -- No more company housing -- Six strikes to shutdown -- Preserving the model town
Control code
ocn228857773
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 338 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816653720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbjbn3
  • 429caf6c-d7c0-4f57-b4e8-8af3cdd890c5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228857773
Label
Morgan Park : Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the forging of a company town, Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-326) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Model company towns in America, 1800-1914 -- The economics and politics of iron ore and big steel -- Building a steel plant : recession, indecision, and war -- Neighborhood housing from Gary to Oliver -- The emergence of a model company town -- Stability and prosperity for U.S. steel -- The complete company town -- Engineering the good life -- Struggling for work during the 1930s -- Getting by and making do -- More steel for another war -- No more company housing -- Six strikes to shutdown -- Preserving the model town
Control code
ocn228857773
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 338 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816653720
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttbjbn3
  • 429caf6c-d7c0-4f57-b4e8-8af3cdd890c5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228857773

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