A Summary Of George Karacha's Move To Bear Creek Bridge

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After arriving in Pennsylvania George Karacha starts to work at the railroad along with his brother in law and his best friend Joe. His job on the railroad was very demanding. With low wages and long working hours it was barely enough to support his growing family. After working for a railroad, George follows Andrej and changes his occupation to steel mill. First, he moved to moved first to Bear creek and later to Plymouth. As he moved from one mill town to another he adds a new family members Alice and Anna. They moved to homestead where they worked in steel mill. The conflict between the labor unions and the steel mill company in Braddock lead to attempt to closing the mill. Even though he gets paid more than we used to, rents were high
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