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Lukens, Rebecca W. (Rebecca Webb), 1794-1854

Existence: 1794 - 1854


  • Existence: 1794 - 1854

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Huston-Lukens family papers

Accession: 1441

Stewart Huston (1898-1971) began his career as a metallurgist and worked in varying capacities in the family business, Lukens Steel Company, in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, from 1923 until his death. Assembled by Huston, the collection relates to genealogy and family history.

Dates: 1718-1971

Lukens Steel Company records

Accession: 0050

Lukens Steel Company was a medium-sized producer of specialty steel products and one of the top three U.S. producers of steel plate. The Lukens Steel Company records documents all aspects of the business from the early nineteenth century through the 1970s.

Dates: 1798-1993

Rebecca Pennock Lukens portrait

Accession: 1992-209

Rebecca Pennock Lukens (1794-1854) owned and managed the iron and steel mill known as Lukens Steel Company from 1825 until 1849. Studio portrait of Rebecca Lukens copied as a carte-de-visite.

Dates: circa 1854

Additional filters:

Iron industry and trade 2
Black people in the trades 1
Blast furnaces 1
Boiler-making industry 1
Cartes de visite 1