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    • Cartridge soap

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County --Equipment and supplies; Household soap; Mining equipment;
    • A bar of cartridge soap used by coal miners for washing.
    • Bolt cutter

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mining equipment;
    • A steel bolt cutter used by coal miners to cut steel bolts and rods.
    • Mule driver and mule

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mules; Muleteers -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Caps (Headgear); Acetylene lamps;
    • An unidentified mule driver poses with his mule in front of mining equipment and structures. The mule driver is wearing a cloth cap with a carbide lamp.
    • Mule driver and mule

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mules; Muleteers -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Caps (Headgear); Acetylene lamps;
    • An unidentified mule driver poses with his mule in front of mining equipment and structures. The mule driver is wearing a cloth cap with a carbide lamp.
    • Bogle Mine, Ben and Willis Burton underground at the Bogle Mine, Vermillion County, Indiana

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment; Bogle Mine (Vermillion County, Ind.); Burton, Ben; Burton, Willis;
    • Ben Burton and Willis Burton, coal miners underground at the the Bogle Mine, Vermillion County, Indiana. The photograph was taken on February 27, 1914. The miners are wearing carbide lamps on their camps and are pictured with a square mouth...
    • Coal miners at Victory coal mine, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Victory Mine (Vigo County, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vigo County; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies;
    • Black and white photograph of three coal miners posing together in front of coal mining equipment. A sign behind them reads, "Victory Mine 1943". Two of the miners wear headlamps.
    • Miners working underground

    • Coal miners; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies; Coal-mining machinery;
    • Black and white photograph of unidentified miners working underground. The miners are dressed in working clothes and wear headlamps. Above them are two bolted props used to support and strengthen the tunnel roof. One miner (far left) leans on a...
    • Museum construction 013

    • Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Museums; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Little Italy Festival Town, Inc. -- Museums; Showcases;
    • Photograph of a woman looking at a display of mining equipment at the Coal Town Museum.
    • Museum construction 017

    • Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Little Italy Festival Town, Inc.; Museums; Showcases; Coal -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Photograph of people looking at the display cases of coal mining equipment in the Coal Town Museum prior to the Grand Opening on Labor Day weekend 2002. The Coal Town Museum is a project of the Little Italy Festival Town, Inc. (L.I.F.T.).
    • Coal miners, unidentified, Vermillion County, Indiana.

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment; Acetylene lamps; Caps (Headgear);
    • Six coal miners pose for a photograph in front of mining equipment in an unidentified underground mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. Note the carbide lamps on the miners' caps and the rafters and posts securing the ceiling.
    • P & H Mining Equipment calendar for 1930

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Calendars; Mining corporations -- Wisconsin; Harnischfeger Corporation; P & H Mining Equipment; Draglines; Power shovels;
    • The P & H Excavating Equipment 1930 calendar with an image of the P & H model 900, 3 1/2 yard shovel or dragline. P & H is part of the Harnischfeger Corporation, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a leading manufacturer of surface mining equipment since...
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mining equipment; Machinery;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses machinery that was used in the coal mines.
    • Drill bit box

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Bits (Drilling and boring); Mining equipment;
    • This is a box used to hold drill bits.
    • Brass tin

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mining equipment;
    • This is a brass tin used by coal miners to hold various things, such as water, fuel, or food.
    • Lunch pail

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment; Pails;
    • This is a miner's lunch pail used to carry food into the mines.
    • Mining equipment

    • Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment; Test tubes;
    • This is a photograph of a pickaxe head, squb box, and test tube. This equipment was used by coal miners.
    • Sounding rod

    • Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Sound equipment & supplies; Mining equipment;
    • This is a sounding rod used for checking ceiling cavities and was used by Kenny Jackson.

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