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Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel.

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Title
Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel.
Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.5 - The epic of industry

(unpublished photographs)

Coal mining

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Coal mining -- United States
Mine accidents
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: 8154
Physical Description
Extent: 16 x 20.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36dcb810-c613-012f-51a1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Snapper throws switch; he runs to catch motor trips over switch, falls, arm is cut off by wheel.