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Scranton, Pennsylvania - Mining History Association

Charles A. Ashburner, "The Anthracite Coal Fields of Pennsylvania," Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers, 11 (New York: AIME,1883) 136-159. Thomas, "Reminisces of the Early Anthracite Iron Industry," Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers, 30 (New York: AIME, 1900) 901-928.

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Pennsylvania-Mines

Bituminous coal was first commercially mined in Pennsylvania at "Coal Hill" (Mount Washington), just across the Monongahela River from the city of Pittsburgh. The coal was extracted from drift mines in the Pittsburgh coal seam, which outcrops along the hillside, and .

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What is coal used for?

Coal is primarily used as fuel to generate electric power in the United States. The coal is burned and the heat given off is used to convert water into steam, which drives a turbine. In 2012, about 39 percent of all electricity in the United States was generated by coal-fired power plants, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Illinois Coal Mines; History and Genealogy

Coal Mining History in Illinois; Illinois Coal Miners Monuments & Memorials Photographs and data are always appreciated. Inspectors ~ Illinois Coal Mines -- 1882 - 1986 Including Directors of Department of Mines and Minerals : Rescue Stations and First-Aid Contests : Rescue Station Superintendents-- 1910 - 1986 Including Assistants, Rescue ...

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1883 No Cents Liberty Head "V" Nickel Coin Value Prices ...

1883 P Liberty Nickel No Cents: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts. Buy & Sell This Coin. This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell.

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Coal Mining Page - Mahanoy Area Historical Society

Coal that was formed in swamps covered by sea water contains a higher sulfur content; low sulfur coal was generally formed under freshwater conditions. Coal's complex chemical structure contains other elements as well - primarily carbon, hydrogen and oxygen, but also nitrogen and variable trace quantities of aluminum, zirconium and other minerals.

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Utah-Mines

Utah coal production reached an all-time high in the early 1980s, a trend that has again been reversed. ... (D&RGW or Rio Grande), built from 1881 to 1883. This new railroad traversed the foot of the Book Cliffs, soon discovered to be Utah's richest coal deposit. In 1881 a railroad geologist pinpointed a deposit suitable for locomotive fuel ...

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Marietta Frescura DeMichael (1883-1949) - Find A Grave ...

Mrs. DeMichael,65 of 1153 N. Pine street died yesterday in St. Mary's hospital where she had been a patient for three weeks. She was born Dec. 22, 1883 in Grea, Italy. She married Anthony DeMichael in 1906 in Domegge, Italy and came to the States in 1914. The couple lived in Stonington from 1915 until 1933 when they...

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Illinois Coal Mines; History and Genealogy

Coal Mining History in Illinois; Illinois Coal Miners Monuments & Memorials Photographs and data are always appreciated. Inspectors ~ Illinois Coal Mines -- 1882 - 1986 Including Directors of Department of Mines and Minerals : Rescue Stations and First-Aid Contests : Rescue Station Superintendents-- 1910 - 1986 Including Assistants, Rescue ...

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Fatalities in West ia Coal Mines 1883-1925

FATALITIES IN WEST IA COAL MINES 1883-1925. REPORTS OF MINE INSPECTORS, printed in Charleston, West ia, were begun in 1883. Until the year 1900, they were not printed annually. After the year 1925, fatalities were not listed by name in the statistical reports. A few copies of these original REPORTS exist today in hard cover editions.

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1883 History of Tioga County PA, Chapter Five -Coal and ...

Chapter Five - Development of the Mineral Products of Tioga County. COAL MINING OPERATIONS 45 Purposes and coking. It is a large field, embracing the mines at Blossburg, Morris Run, Fall Brook, Arnot and Antrim, and Bache's and Mitchell's mines near Antrim.

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Coal Miner Records.gov

Coal Miner Records . The Pennsylvania State Archives hold numerous collections which pertain to persons either employed in or in some way associated with the anthracite (hard coal) and bituminous (soft coal) mining industries of the Commonwealth. The anthracite fields stretch for nearly 500 square miles across portions of northeastern ...

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Michigan County Histories - Michigan Family History Network

Michigan County Histories URL: ... 1883 - Index Churches and Church History - pages 84 to 91 ... Michigan. Written by Kay Heath, it includes information about the first recorded death in a Bay County Coal Mine, pictures of the Monitor and Auburn Coal Mines and "A Coal Miner's Story", by Alfred Begick.

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Roslyn, Washington - Wikipedia

Roslyn is a city in Kittitas County, Washington, United States.The population was 893 at the 2010 census. Roslyn in located in the Cascade Mountains, about 80 miles east of Seattle.. The town was founded in 1886 as a coal mining company town.During the 20th century, the town gradually transitioned away from coal, and today its economy is primarily based on forestry and tourism.

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WVGES Geology: History of West ia Coal Industry

Jun 20, 2017 · West ia's southern coal fields were not opened until about 1870, though they were known to exist much earlier. One of the major southern coal fields was the Flat Top-Pocahontas Field, located primarily in Mercer and McDowell counties. The Flat Top Field first shipped coal in 1883 and grew quickly from that time.

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WVGES Geology: History of West ia Coal Industry

Jun 20, 2017 · West ia's southern coal fields were not opened until about 1870, though they were known to exist much earlier. One of the major southern coal fields was the Flat Top-Pocahontas Field, located primarily in Mercer and McDowell counties. The Flat Top Field first shipped coal in 1883 and grew quickly from that time.

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Pennsylvania Annual Report of Mines by Year: 1870-1979 ...

Published since the 1870s this report contains production statistics, mine names, locations, owner information, and accident statistics. Prior to the mid-1880s the reports for anthracite and bituminous coal were produced by separate agencies; therefore early reports for bituminous coal are available as part III "Industrial Statistics" of the Annual Report of the Bureau of

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The Jerome Journal: Working in a Coal Mine

Jan 09, 2011 · The first coal mine in Seymour was in 1883; it was owned and operated by L. F. Thatcher. Called the "Sunshine" mine, it was located directly east of the railroad which was convenient for shipping coal. In 1884 another mine, the "Occidental Coal Mines" opened at the west edge of Seymour, thus there were two mines within the city limits.

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Mining on the American Frontier – Legends of America

Though various types of mines have existed across the nation, almost from the very discovery of America, those in the American West, are and were, the most plentiful and the history they've left in their wakes, is of romance, fortunes made and lost, hardships, greed, Indian Wars, and numerous ...

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1883 History of Tioga County PA, Chapter Five -Coal and ...

Chapter Five - Development of the Mineral Products of Tioga County. COAL MINING OPERATIONS 45 Purposes and coking. It is a large field, embracing the mines at Blossburg, Morris Run, Fall Brook, Arnot and Antrim, and Bache's and Mitchell's mines near Antrim.

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Southern Exposition Building of 1883 - Old Louisville

Pictures of Old Louisville. ... The Southern Exposition ran from 1883 until 1887 on the site of the present St. James Court. Next Picture Color Picture (large graphic) Back to the Thumbnails. Old Louisville Guide Home Page Old Louisville National Historic District.

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1883 History of Tioga County PA, Blossburg Township.

1883 History of Tioga County, Pennsylvania. Entire book included here. The History Center on Main Street ... If You Have Photos of People Mentioned on the Page, Send Them In For Inclusion: ... THE BLOSSBURG COAL COMPANY'S OPERATIONS.

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Rich Hill Missouri History: Coal Oil in 1883

Coal Oil in 1883 The Missouri Oil Fields. ... Rich Hill is known as the "Town That Coal Built" The purpose of this Blog is to give some history of the town through old newspaper articles, history books, and other history sources. ... Coal Oil in 1883; Pictures from the Mining Review June 28,1973 October (29)

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Eruption of Krakatoa of 1883 | World History Project

It was 6am on August 26 in 1883, when the volcano on Krakatoa, a small island in Indonesia, catastrophically erupted. This earth-shattering event became the greatest natural disaster of the 19th century: the sky was bathed in an unearthly red glow and the fallout was felt around the world.

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DNR: Coal Mine Information System

The Coal Mine Information System (CMIS) is a repository for historical coal mining information in Indiana. It was developed through a cooperative agreement between the Indiana Geological Survey and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Reclamation. In addition to historical ...

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Michigan County Histories - Michigan Family History Network

Michigan County Histories URL: ... 1883 - Index Churches and Church History - pages 84 to 91 ... Michigan. Written by Kay Heath, it includes information about the first recorded death in a Bay County Coal Mine, pictures of the Monitor and Auburn Coal Mines and "A Coal Miner's Story", by Alfred Begick.

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West-ia-Mines - Mining Artifacts

West ia's southern coal fields were not opened until about 1870, though they were known to exist much earlier. One of the major southern coal fields was the Flat Top-Pocahontas Field, located primarily in Mercer and McDowell counties. The Flat Top Field first shipped coal in 1883 .

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Antique Fireplace Mantels & Inserts - Architectural - Products

With our main facility and building artifact museum and gallery located just west of downtown Chicago, Urban Remains has been dealing exclusively in the reclamation and recycling of American antique architectural artifacts and other oddities found among commercial and industrial buildings or residential structures for over the past 10 years.

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Coal Miners, circa 1920, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania ...

Photos of the Breaker Boys by social activist Lewis Hine resulted in a greater awareness of child labor exploitation and the passage of tougher child labor laws in the early of child labor laws Coal was one of Pennsylvania's main industries. Here we see child coal miners from Hughestown, PA in At the time, there were no child-labor laws.

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1883 Morgan Silver Dollar Value | Discover Their Worth

Aug 19, 2019 · Coin Values Discovery finds... 1883 Morgan Silver Dollar Value and... It is an excellent index with images and text links to all coin series, from Cents to Gold. Value charts, grading images and descriptions uncovers 1883 Morgan silver dollar value also all common to .

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