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  • Name of Archive: Rivers of Steel Archives
  • Description of Archive: "Created by Congress in 1996, the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area is committed to preserving, interpreting, and managing the historic, cultural, and natural resources related to Big Steel and its related industries. Encompassing over 5,000 square miles in the eight counties of Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland, Rivers of Steel is building on this area's remarkable transition from heavy industry to high technology and diversified services as well as bolstering the new regional economy by promoting tourism and economic development based on this region's historic industrial saga." [Excerpt from website]
  • Data and Document Types: artifacts, audio recordings, papers, photographs, records, video recordings
  • Country Studied: United States (Pennsylvania)
  • Location of Archive: Homestead, PA
  • Notes: Seems to include an emphasis on tours of the area