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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(unpublished photographs)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 Issued: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: PoA (UnPub.), v. 5.03.034
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
TMS ID: 123821
TMS Object Number: PoA (UnPub.), v. 5.03.034
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36dcb810-c613-012f-51a1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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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. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4a8-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. "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 July 16, 2024. https://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 https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b4a8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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