: Photograph of a railroad bridge of the Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway crossing the Cuyahoga River near the site of the construction of a Republic Steel Corporation blast furnace at Cleveland, Ohio. Republic Steel signed a contract with the Defense Plant Corporation in September 1941 to build four new blast furnaces. Two 1275-ton blast furnaces were planned for the Cleveland District. The number 5 blast furnace was blown in for production in October 1943. View on Ohio Memory.
: YHC_MSS192_B01F060_04 Subjects
: Steel Industry and trade; Republic Steel Corporation--Ohio; blast furnaceSteel Industry and trade; Republic Steel Corporation--Ohio; blast furnace Places
: Cleveland (Ohio); Cuyahoga County (Ohio)