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Bethlehem in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Steelworkers Memorial Park

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
1. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead Marker
Inscription.  

In memory of the more than 600
Bethlehem Steel Corporation
employees who lost their lives in
work-related accidents.

1905 - 1996
[names not transcribed]

Built and Dedicated in 2001

These memorial bricks were purchased by
family, friends, and workers to recognize
those that made the steel that made America.

"Let this hallowed grounds last forever as
tribute to the thousands of men and
women who worked in our city's steel industry."

Bethlehem Mayor Donald T. Cunningham, Jr.
the son and granson of steelworkers, who
commissioned the building of this memorial


 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceLabor UnionsParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 40° 36.753′ N, 75° 22.737′ W. Marker is in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on Northampton Street north of 3rd Street (Pennsylvania Route 412), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bethlehem PA 18015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
2. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
distance of this marker. Samuel Wetherill (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eugene Gifford Grace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crown Inn (approx. ¼ mile away); From Mountain to Market (approx. ¼ mile away); Robert H. Sayre (approx. ¼ mile away); It's a Short Commute (approx. ¼ mile away); Coal for Cabbage (approx. ¼ mile away); A Water-Powered Elevator (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethlehem.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bethlehem Steel Corporation — 1904. (Submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Bethlehem Steel History. (Submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. What is SteelStacks?. (Submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. The Sinking Of Bethlehem Steel (CNN Money, 2004). (Submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
3. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
4. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
5. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
6. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
7. Steelworkers Memorial Park Honored Dead
Steelworkers Memorial Park Dedication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
8. Steelworkers Memorial Park Dedication Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
9. Steelworkers Memorial Park
Steelworkers Memorial Park Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
10. Steelworkers Memorial Park Statue
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
11. Steelworkers Memorial Park Statue Detail
Steelworkers Memorial Park Representative Pavers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
12. Steelworkers Memorial Park Representative Pavers
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By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
13. Steelworkers Memorial Park Representative Paver
Steelworkers Memorial Park Future Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 1, 2020
14. Steelworkers Memorial Park Future Site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. submitted on November 4, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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