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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

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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
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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,
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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, Arnold R. Alanen ; with photographs by Chris Faust
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.ctttv2qx
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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
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 338 pages, [8] pages of plates)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816653720
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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