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[muh-nes-uh n, moh-]
  1. a city in SW Pennsylvania, on the Monongahela River.
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Historical Examples of monessen

  • The affair established the unions in the big mills of Monessen.

    The Great Steel Strike and its Lessons

    William Z. Foster

  • He called a meeting to take place square in the streets of Monessen on April 1st.

  • Several months previously the Burgess of Monessen had flatly refused to allow him to hold any meetings in that town.

  • Of the steel towns in that district, Donora and Monessen took the lead with a 100 per cent.

  • In Monessen State Police and other "peace officers" would regularly round up batches of strikers before the mill gates.