Over the next ten years following Black Monday, many of the steel-related jobs were gone. But not all of them.
Frank Marr said the machine shop looks the same as it did 40 years ago when Sheet and Tube announced the Campbell Works was closing.
WKBN dug into its archives for past news coverage on Black Monday.
Forty years ago Tuesday marks the beginning of the end of steel dominating the Youngstown area’s economy.
September 19, 1977 — the day known as Black Monday — was when the first of the area’s large mills closed.