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Wilbur Stout/Blast Furnaces Collection
Description: Reproduction of a photograph depicting the original furnaces at the Big Etna site, ca. 1877. The original furnaces, called Alice and Blanche, were built in 1875. Wilbur Stout, former chemist at the Columbus Iron and Steel Company and Ohio's state geologist, researched and collected photographs of blast furnaces in Ohio. He received this photograph from Fred G. Leete of Ironton, Ohio. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL00803
Subjects: Lawrence County (Ohio); Ohio Economy--Economy--Business
Places: Lawrence County (Ohio)