Provided to YouTube by Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Pittsburgh Town · Pete Seeger American Industrial Ballads ℗ 1992 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Released on: 1992-01-01 “Pittsburgh Town”, sometimes titled as “Pittsburgh” or “Pittsburgh is a Great Old Town”, is a folk song written by Woody Guthrie and originally recorded by Pete Seeger. The song was written during a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania stop on …
PCN Tour of J & L Specialty Steel in Midland, PA.
A total of 250 people will be out of work in Midland, Beaver County as Allegheny Technologies is closing its plant. RETURN TO THE LISTENING LIBRARY: BEAVER COUNTY
Description: “Usw 1212 stands up against ATI for a fair contract.” RETURN TO THE LISTENING LIBRARY: BEAVER COUNTY
Description: “steel workers union 1212 starting their bike run to support fellow brothers and sisters locked out by ATI and head scumbag Bob Wetherbee” RETURN TO THE LISTENING LIBRARY: BEAVER COUNTY
Description: “I take a drive and walk through Midland. It is an old ‘steel’ town like the rest of our steel towns in Beaver County. A lot has changed; a lot has not changed.” RETURN TO THE LISTENING LIBRARY: BEAVER COUNTY
Description: “The birth of Midland Steel Newspaper articles began to appear during the summer of 1905. The Pittsburgh Weekly Gazette got the first scoop. The newly formed Midland Steel Co. had purchased 1,019 acres of land spanning two miles of Ohio River frontage. By the time the newspapers began reporting the endeavor, the company had …
Just a little drive by of a local mill that still has some of its buildings standing and in use…………… and a random toilet. RETURN TO THE LISTENING LIBRARY: BEAVER COUNTY