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With an emphasis on industry and society, Beyond Steel: An Archive of Lehigh Valley Industry and Culture highlights the Lehigh Valley's mid nineteenth-century boom through late twentieth-century decline and the continuing community readjustment.

Through digitization and presentation of letters, books, photographs, and oral histories we hope to aid researchers in understanding not only the lives of railroad barons and steel titans, but also the experiences of the regular folks who work and live in the community. Read more...

NEW: Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company (LCNC) Records added to the Beyond Steel Collections.

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