Hopewell Furnace remains the most thoroughly preserved representation of America's early iron-making industry and community life. This new video uses reenactors, artifacts, animation, and special effects to explore the social history of the iron-making community. 'The people of Hopewell Furnace were not famous, yet their lives and work were crucial to the development of our nation's humble beginnings to Industrial power. Each of us in our own way continues to shape that history - the collective story of our nation. Runtime is approximately 17 minutes.