The Steel Workers

  title={The Steel Workers},
  author={J. A. Fitch}
  • J. A. Fitch
  • Engineering
  • This classic account of the worker in the steel industry during the early years of the twentieth century combines the social investigator s mastery of facts with the vivid personal touch of the journalist. From its pages emerges a finely etched picture of how men lived and worked in steel.In 1907-1908, when John Fitch spent more than a year in Pittsburgh interviewing workers, steel was the master industry of the region. It employed almost 80,000 workers and virtually controlled social and civic… CONTINUE READING
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