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"The 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(unpublished photographs)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
Mine shafts
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: When mine passageways are driven through surrounding materials the openings must be protected at the sides and overhead by props. The best type of mine roof is supported by steel girders. Wooden props which are sometimes used, are notoriously dangerous. D6287 The Black Diamond 8866 from a photograph by the United States Bureau of Mines
Physical Description
Extent: 18 x 23 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 40ab9880-c613-012f-ff99-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: 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. "View at shaft bottom showing timbering" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4c7-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. "View at shaft bottom showing timbering" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4c7-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). View at shaft bottom showing timbering Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4c7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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View at shaft bottom showing timbering