• Home
  • American History 1
  • Alabama Blast Furnaces (Library Alabama Classics) by Joseph H. Woodward,James R. Bennett

Alabama Blast Furnaces (Library Alabama Classics) by Joseph H. Woodward,James R. Bennett

By Joseph H. Woodward,James R. Bennett

This paintings is the 1st and is still the single resource of knowledge on all blast furnaces equipped and operated in Alabama, from the 1st recognized charcoal furnace of 1815 (Cedar Creek Furnace in Franklin County) to the coke-fired giants equipped earlier than the onset of the good melancholy. Woodward surveys the iron from the early, small neighborhood marketplace furnaces throughout the upward push of the iron in aid of the accomplice warfare attempt, to the enormous across the world vital that built within the Eighteen Nineties. the majority of the booklet comprises person illustrated histories of all blast furnaces ever developed and operated within the nation? furnaces that went into creation and 4 that have been outfitted yet by no means went into blast. Written to supply a list of each blast furnace in-built Alabama from 1815 to 1940, this e-book used to be greatly acclaimed and this present day is still the most quoted references at the iron and metal industry.

Show description

Read Online or Download Alabama Blast Furnaces (Library Alabama Classics) PDF

Best american history_1 books

A Brief History of James Island: Jewel of the Sea Islands

During this enticing quantity, neighborhood historian Douglas Bostick unearths the unacknowledged historical past of the second one group in South Carolina, settled in 1671. no matter if investigating prehistoric clues approximately local American lifestyles ahead of ecu cost, detailing the background of agriculture and the reign of King Cotton, following armies from a number of wars or chronicling the triumph of equality at the vegetables of Charleston's Municipal golfing path, Bostick tells the tale of James Island as just a local son can.

Bowie (Images of America)

Based in 1880 alongside the Southern Pacific Railroad line, Bowie is found in northern Cochise County. It was once initially named Teviston after Capt. James H. Tevis, operator of the Butterfield Overland degree Station. Later, the city was once named after within sight castle Bowie, which was once the scene of many battles with the Chiricahua Apaches.

Historic Genesse Country: A Guide to Its Lands and Legacies (History & Guide)

Genesee nation, composed of Allegany, Genesee, Wyoming, Livingston, Monroe and Ontario Counties close to the Genesee River in western ny, is wealthy in neighborhood historical past with nationwide significance. The Seneca and Algonkin international locations as soon as referred to as this lush land domestic, and after the yank Revolution, settlers got here in hordes to until eventually the soil and lift households.

European Empires in the American South: Colonial and Environmental Encounters (Chancellor Porter L. Fortune Symposium in Southern History Series)

Contributions via Allison Margaret Bigelow, Denise I. Bossy, Alejandra Dubcovsky, Alexandre Dub�, Kathleen DuVal, Jonathan Eacott, Travis Glasson, Christopher Morris, Robert Olwell, Joshua Piker, and Joseph P. WardEuropean Empires within the American South examines the method of ecu enlargement right into a zone that has emerge as referred to as the yank South.

Extra info for Alabama Blast Furnaces (Library Alabama Classics)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.78 of 5 – based on 39 votes