Artifact Spotlight: Brass Checks

Beginning in the early part of the 20th century, each CF&I employee was assigned a number which was used for both payroll purposes and employee identification. These numbers were stamped on what were known as brass checks, or… Read More

Adult Education at CF&I

In the early 20th century, CF&I administrators supported what we consider to be “welfare capitalism,” in which the company made available services beyond just a job, but included a home, medical care, recreational opportunities, and education for the… Read More

Free Science Saturday is Back!

The Steelworks Museum will present a Kids’ Free Science program on Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00pm for students in grades 3-6 and their parents. Participants will conduct hands-on experiments relating to vision and optical illusions… Read More

Artifact Spotlight!

This nail kit, dating to the 1920s or 1930s, features 13 different types and sizes of nails, brads, tacks and staples conveniently sold in one box. Created at the Pueblo plant and sold under the brand name “Colorado… Read More