Ashland (KY) Steel Company

ASHLAND STEEL COMPANY


IRONTON MEN FIGURE PROMINENTLY IN ORGANIZATION OF ASHLAND STEEL CO.

At the annual meeting of the stockholders of the Ashland Steel Company, held Thursday, the following directors were elected:

  • Thomas M. Adams, Ashland
  • W. B. Seaton, Ashland
  • John Russell, Ashland
  • Robert Peebles, Ashland
  • I. A. Kelly, Ashland – (note from smk – Ironton Austin Kelly was first child born in new town of Ironton)
  • B. H. Burr, Ironton
  • S. G. Gilfillan, Ironton
  • Oscar Richey, Ironton
  • W. W. Franklin, Columbus

The directors then met and reelected the following officers for the ensuing year:

  • President Ironton A. Kelly
  • Vice President Thomas M. Adams
  • Secretary B. H. Burr
  • Treasurer L. R. Putnam

Ironton Register,  JULY 24, 1902