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    • Vermillion County, Indiana, map

    • Vermillion County (Ind.) -- Maps; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a color map of Vermillion County, Indiana, with inset maps of the county's major cities and towns. The map shows roads, railroads, cities, parks, and coal mining sites.
    • Snow Hill Coal Mine, Vermillion County, Indiana.

    • Snow Hill Coal Mine (Vermillion County, Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mining equipment; Mine lighting; Electric lamps, Portable;
    • Two men are working mining equipment to extract coal in the Snow Hill Coal Mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. Note that the miners are wearing a safety helmet with a battery powered lamp lnown as a bug light. The battery was worn on the miner's...
    • Helmet, safety

    • Safety hats; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine safety -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A hard plastic helmet worn as protective headgear by a coal miner. The front of the helmet has a small metal handle to hold a carbide lamp.
    • Mule shoes

    • Mules -- Equipment and supplies; Draft animals -- Equipment and supplies; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Four steel mule shoes.
    • Lamp, safety

    • Mine tools; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine safety -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A safety lamp. The miner's safety lamp featured an enclosed flame covered by a fine impervious mesh. If the flame dimmed when the lamp was raised to the ceiling it signalled too much gas and not enough oxygen in the mine.
    • Lamp, safety

    • Mine tools; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine safety -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A safety lamp. The miner's safety lamp featured an enclosed flame covered by a fine impervious mesh. If the flame dimmed when the lamp was raised to the ceiling it signalled too much gas and not enough oxygen in the mine.
    • Miami Mine No. 10 first aid team, Clinton, Indiana

    • Miami Mine No. 10 (Vermillion County, Ind.) -- Awards; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Contests; Mine rescue work -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Contests; Caps (headgear); Overalls;
    • The Miami Mine No. 10 First Aid Team, Clinton, Indiana, poses with its state championship trophy in 1924. The men are wearing overalls and cloth caps with a panel for mounting a carbide lamp.
    • Miami Coal Company No. 10 Mine

    • Miami Coal Company No. 10 Mine (Vermillion County, Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Tipples; Railroads;
    • This is a newspaper clipping of the Miami No. 10 Mine located near Clinton, Indiana. According to the caption the photoraph was taken sometime prior to 1927 for use on a postcard.
    • Certificate of competency to serve as mine boss

    • Indiana. Industrial Board.; Reed, William H.; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vigo County -- Terre Haute -- Certification;
    • This certificate of competency to serve as mine boss was issued to William H. Reed, Terre Haute, Indiana, on October 2, 1920 by the State of Indiana Industrial Board.
    • John Hlatko collage of mining photographs, Vermillion County, Indiana

    • Hlatko, John, 1891-1969; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Portraits; Photographers; Carts & wagons; Mules; Bands; Church buildings;
    • A framed collage with thirteen original photographs taken by John Hlatko depicting unidentified miners and individuals in Vermillion County. John Hlatko is recognized as one of the earliest innovators in photography.
    • Disability note for a miner

    • Goleic, Peter -- Health; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Health; Physicians -- Manuscripts;
    • This manuscript doctor's note for Peter Goleic [?] explains the miner's inability to work due to a fractured left arm. The note was issued on December 23, 1914 by Dr. A. Salaroglio, who functioned as a Consigliere for local immigrants.
    • Moore, Charles 1926-10-23

    • Executors and administrators
    • Letter to The Executors of Eugene V. Debs's Estate on Library of Congress, Division of Manuscripts letterhead, 10/23/1926. Asks that the executors of Eugene V. Debs's estate consider donating the papers of Eugene V. Debs to the Library of...
    • Museum construction 026

    • Coal; Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Coal mining; Museums; Construction; Coal -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Little Italy Festival Town, Inc.;
    • Photograph taken during the construction of the coal mine wall in the Coal Town Museum.
    • Museum construction 020

    • Coal; Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Coal mining; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vigo County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners;Bekkering, Jim; Museums; Little...
    • Photograph of the coal mine wall being sculpted by Jim Bekkering in the Coal Town Museum. It is made to make you feel like you are in a real coal mine.

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