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Bethlehem Steel and the Lehigh Valley Workers’ Memorial: 25th Anniversary – Sept 17, 2016

September 17, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Events, Saturday, September 17

Location: St. John’s Windish Lutheran Church, 617 East 4th Street, Bethlehem, free parking across the street from the church.

Lectures (free; open to the public), 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

  • Ron Ennis, Postal Workers union on the 1910 strike wave in Lehigh Valley.
  • Carol Henn, on growing up in a steelworker’s family on Bethlehem’s South Side.
  • Frank Behum, United Steelworkers union, work and life on Bethlehem’s South Side.
  • Jill Schennum, on the decline of Bethlehem Steel.

Steelworker “overtime” lunch and tour of St. John’s Windish Church, 12 noon–1:00 p.m.

“Steeples and Steel” bus tour, 1:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Docent-guided tour, National Museum of Industrial History, 602 East 2nd Street, 3:00-4:30 p.m.

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Details

Date:
September 17, 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Charles Lumpkins
Phone:
814-867-0368

Venue

St. John’s Windish Lutheran Church
617 East 4th Street
Bethlehem, PA United States
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