The National Iron & Steel Heritage Museum
Lukens Steel Newsletter Collection
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This online collection includes newsletters of the Lukens Steel Company produced between 1935 and 1989. The employee newsletter was called Lukens Plate through 1949, then was renamed Lukens Life after 1950. The issues include information about the Lukens community; retirement, engagement, and wedding announcements of Lukens employees; and other relevant industry news. The collection also includes seven volumes of a separate employee publication named The Specialist which was produced between 1969 and 1975.

To search the collection please place a name or other search term in the box below. press submit and a new page will open showing the search results on the Lukens Steel Newsletters Collections at the Hagley Museum and Library where this collection was produced and is housed.

Pictures of the issues that include your search text will appear. Click on a a picture of an issue to view the pages of the issue where your search term appears. Clicking on the '+' icon will zoom in closer to the page. To save a copy of the publication on your computer click on the 'Download PDF' button.

If your search does not produce any matches use the back arrow on your browser to return to this page. 

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