Tag: industrial heritage

“The Workingmen’s Colony”: Labor Conflict and Historic Preservation in Campbell, Ohio

Kaeleigh Herstad , October 9th, 2018

In August, I visited the town of Campbell, a former hub of Ohio’s steel industry. Youngstown Sheet & Tube Company established operations there in 1902, on the banks…

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Marktown: Industrial Heritage at Risk

Kaeleigh Herstad , April 25th, 2017

I finally got to visit the planned worker community of Marktown in East Chicago this weekend. In 1917, industrialist Clayton Mark hired famed architect Howard Van Doren Shaw…

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