Photos of Coal Companies.

Dublin Core

Title

Photos of Coal Companies.

Subject

Business
Coal Mines
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photo: BS78 of Macon County Coal Mine. Photo BS80, mines' homes were bombed during the violence of November 1932. (Decatur Business pg 59). Photo: BS81 miners meet at Nelson Park in September 1932 (Decatur Business pg 59). Photo BS82 gathering coal during the coal shortage in the winter of 1936 (Decatur Business pg. 58). Photo: BS84 Bruce Lingenfelter in pump room of Macon County Coal Co. mine. This room controlled the cars going up and down. Photo: BS85 A mine accident in November 1934 at the Macon County Coal Col injured ten miners, one seriously, when a mine hoist crashed 40 feet to the bottom to the shaft (Decatur Business pg. 56-57). Photo: BS86 M & C Bituminous mine, Decatur, IL. 1904. Man and Donkey in mine shaft.

Creator

Noel C. Dicks, Arthur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Business

Publisher

Herald and Review, Decatur, IL.
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

1904, 1932, 1936

Contributor

Noel C. Dicks

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library.

Relation

none

Format

jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BS78-BS86

Coverage

[no text]

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7" and 8 x 10"

Files

BS78-Macon County Coal Mine.jpg
BS80-Miner's Home_Bombed_Nov_1932.jpg
BS81-Miner's Meeting_Nelson Park_1932.jpg
BS82-Gathering Coal_Winter_1936.jpg
BS84-Coal Mine Car Room_Bruce Lingenfelter_No date.jpg
BS85-Coal Mine Accident_1934.jpg
BS86B-coal mine.tif

Citation

Noel C. Dicks, Arthur, IL., “Photos of Coal Companies.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed August 22, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2609.