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A view of Old Main and South Hall.A view of Old Main and South Hall.

Donora Digital Collection: Mill Workers

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Left:   Group photo of Foremen of the Zinc Works, 1928.
Right: Group photo of Rod Department workers of the Donora Wire Works, 1928.

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Left:   A worker's meeting at the American Steel and Wire Company.
Right: Community members among the wreckage of a coke train.

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Left:   Coke workers on horses.
Right: Mill guard along with Boy's Bridage at the Castner School

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Left:   Group photo of Nail Mill workers at Donora Wire Works, 1928.
Right: Group photo of Brick Department workers with their tools.

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Left:      Close-up of a worker adjusting a gauge.
Center: Close-up of a man on the monorail working with a rope.
Right:   Man in a suit under a train.

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Left:   Group photo of the Pottery Group and their products.
Right: Immigrant workers with slag.

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Left:   Community members among the wreckage of a coke train in West Columbia, 1901.
Right: ASW Company's campaign for safety on the job, 2910.  Retrieved from the Library of Congress.

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Left:      Group photo of workers from the Electrical Department of the Donora Zinc Works, Donora Works News, January 1921.
Center: Group photo of blast furnace workers, Donora Works News, January 1921.
Right:   Group photo of Brick Department workers of the Donora Wire Works, Donora Work News, January 1921.

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Left:   Workers at the sewage line along 3rd Street, c1920.
Right: Workers near the engine car of the Donora Southern Railroad.

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Left:   Men rolling cable at Donora Wire Works, August 29, 1925.
Right: Men on the job on the floor of the Donora Wire Works, July 14, 1925.

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Left:   Workers near large gears.
Right: Blacksmith shop and worker, c1925.

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Left:   A mill worker and a wheelbarrow.
Right: Fence assembly worker at the Donora Wire Works.

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Left:   Workers outside in the rubble of a construction site near the Blast Furnace.
Right: Workers beneath a large tank.

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Left:   Typical photo of coke workers under supervision (not Donora).
Right: Workers in the rubble of an indoor job site, c1925.