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Bethlehem Steel blast furnace drawings

Identifier: IAL-2017-004

Scope and Contents

The Bethlehem Steel blast furnace drawings includees 435 blueprints of Bethlehem Steel's blast furnaces and their components. The blueprints depict the various change to the blast furances over time, beginning in the early twentieth century up until 1975.


  • 1916-02-03 - 1975-03-14


435 Sheets

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was acquired from Rick Cantelmi of Cantelmi Hardware, located in Bethlehem, Pa. Provenance prior to Cantelmi's possession is unknown.

Processing Information

Materials were process in May and June 2017 by Melissa Nerino. An item-level inventory is available. Materials are currently stored offsite.

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Repository Details

Part of the Industrial Archives & Library Repository

18 West 4th Street
Bethlehem Pennsylvania 18015 USA