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[John Fritz.]

Image ID: 112293

[John Fritz.]

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Image Title

:  [John Fritz.]

Item Physical Description

: 21.5 x 14.5 cm.


: [typewritten on separate paper] (39c) Another one of the famous men connected with the Bethlehem Co. was John Fritz. Mr. Fritz born in Chester County in 1822 was apprenticed to a blacksmith at the age of 16. He began his connection with the steel industry in 1846 when he took employment with Moore & Hooven in the iron works at Norristown, Penna. From that time to the end of his life he was engaged by various iron and steel companies in diffe ....
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: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.5 - The epic of industry / (unpublished photographs) / Portraits

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 112293

Record ID

: 134704

Digital Item Published

: 4-21-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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