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Digger is breaking large lumps of coal with an ax preparatory to loading the car. He uses an open flame lamp. Unsafe practice in gaseous mine.

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107509
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Collection

Pageant of America" Collection

v.5 - The epic of industry

(unpublished photographs)

Coal mining

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Coal mining -- United States
Coal miners
Safety
Notes
Content: 8829
Physical Description
Extent: 15.5 x 20.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 3795bb50-c613-012f-ea60-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Digger is breaking large lumps of coal with an ax preparatory to loading the car. He uses an open flame lamp. Unsafe practice in gaseous mine." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Digger is breaking large lumps of coal with an ax preparatory to loading the car. He uses an open flame lamp. Unsafe practice in gaseous mine." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Digger is breaking large lumps of coal with an ax preparatory to loading the car. He uses an open flame lamp. Unsafe practice in gaseous mine. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4aa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Digger is breaking large lumps of coal with an ax preparatory to loading the car. He uses an open flame lamp. Unsafe practice in gaseous mine.