Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Spirit

By: Multiple Authors

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean book with a textural front cover. Top edge is brightly gilded with deckled page edges at other sides. Printed on heavy paper and very tightly bound wih no cracking to hinges. Book is comprised of a compilation of addresses given to the Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce in 1928 and 1929. Many topics covered -- among them are: iron, steel, petroleum, glass, natural gas, cork , aluminum, public utilities, electricity, food preservaiton, air brakes and safety devices, all of which were Pittsburgh businesses. Other topics include waterways, banking, labor unions, religious life in Pittsburgh, steam railways, higher education, and the arts. Illustrated with black and white full page photographs of nine giants of industry, including Andrew Carnegie and Andrew Mellon. 379 pages plus index.

Title: Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Spirit

Author Name: Multiple Authors

Categories: Pennsylvania, Business,

Publisher: Pittsbrugh, PA, Chamber of Commerce of Pittsburgh: 1929

Binding: Flexible Boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No DJ

Seller ID: 27584

Keywords: Pittsburgh Industry. Pittsburgh Cahmber of Commerce. Andrew Carnegie.