Iron and steel workers
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Iron and steel employees
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Martha Furnace daybook/diary
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Martha Furnace daybook/diary
Martha Furnace was an iron plantation built in 1793 by the Pennsylvania ironmaster Isaac Potts (1750-1803) on a branch of the Wading River two miles above Harrisville in eastern Burlington County, New Jersey. The volume is a combined daybook and diary, containing a comprehensive account of the operation of a Pine Barrens iron plantation during the early 1800s.