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Catalog Number 1999:26
Collection Robert Schmalstieg Collection
Object Name Personal artifacts
Title Robert Schmalstieg Collection
Scope & Content The collection consists of 5 artifacts (2 commemorative glass dishes, a flashlight, a pair of work gloves and a windbreaker jacket), 1 book, 23 photographs, and photocopies of newspaper article/photographs.
All of the items relate to LTV/Jones and Laughlin Steel Co. - Pittsburgh Works and union activities in and around the Pittsburgh area.
The photocopies were obtained from original newspapers and publications in the possession of Mary Jane Schmalstieg.
Physical characteristics
Admin/Biographical History Donated by Mary Jane Schmalstieg in the memory of her of husband, Robert Schmalstieg (d. - c. 1995). Mr. Schmalstieg was a pipe fitter in the Blooming Mill for LTV/J&L - Pittsburgh Works.
The artifacts belonged to Mr. Schmalstieg. Mrs. Schmalstieg collected the newsclippings and photographs.
Dates of Creation 1937 - 1992