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    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.)

    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mules; Mining equipment;
    • This video depicts underground coal mining in the 1950s at the Big Oak Coal Mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. The video illustrates mining techniques, equipment, tools, people, vehicles, structures, and livestock.
    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.)

    • Big Oak Coal Mine (Blanford, Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mules; Mining equipment;
    • This video depicts underground coal mining in the 1950s at the Big Oak Coal Mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. The video illustrates mining techniques, equipment, tools, people, vehicles, structures, and livestock. Contemporary narration provides...
    • Binkley Coal Company, Essanbee Mine

    • Binkley Coal Company (Vermillion County, Ind.); Essanbee Mine (Vermillion County, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal-mining equipment; Chicago Architectural Photo Company;
    • Unidentified coal miners operate mining equipment in the Essanbee Mine for the Binkley Coal Company, Vermillion County, Indiana.
    • Binkley Coal Company, Essanbee Mine

    • Binkley Coal Company (Vermillion County, Ind.); Essanbee Mine (Vermillion County, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal-mining equipment; Chicago Architectural Photo Company;
    • Unidentified coal miners operate mining equipment in the Essanbee Mine for the Binkley Coal Company, Vermillion County, Indiana.
    • Binkley Coal Company, St. Bernice Mine

    • Binkley Coal Company (Vermillion County, Ind.); St. Bernice Mine (St. Bernice, Ind.); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment;
    • Unidentified coal miners work the picking table at the Binkley Coal Company's St. Bernice Mine, Vermillion County, Indiana.
    • 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.
    • Miners lamp tin

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene lamps; Mining equipment; Fuel;
    • This is a tin containing Miners Lamp (Calcium Carbide), a fuel produced by Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation and used by coal miners in carbide lamps.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.

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