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    • Normal Advance 1915

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; Indiana State University; Education; Literature; College yearbooks;
    • A monthly journal written and published by the students and faculty of Indiana State Normal School. The last issue of the school year was dedicated to the graduating seniors and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • 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...
    • Coal miners with a pit pony in harness, Vermillion County, Indiana

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Pit pony; Caps (Headgear); Acetylene lamps; Lunchboxes;
    • This photograph portrays seven coal miners with a pit pony in harness at an unidentified mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. Three of the miners' caps sport carbide lamps and one miner is holding an aluminum lunch bucket.
    • Clinton Coal Company, Crown Hill Mine No. 1

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Mules; Muleteers -- Indiana --Vermillion County; Clinton Coal Company (Clinton, Ind.); Crown Hill Mine No. 1 (Clinton, Ind.); Jones, Charley; Jackson, George; Wick lamps;
    • This photograph portrays mule driver, Charley Jones (left), and stable boss, George Jackson (right) with Sam #1 at the Clinton Coal Company's Crown Hill No. 1 Mine. Note that Charley Jones is wearing a cloth miner's cap with a sunshine or wick lamp...
    • 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.
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Light; Soldiers; Miners; Light; Searching; Ghosts; Supernatural;
    • This is Harry Pell's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by Ken Pell. According to legend, a miner's daughter eloped with a soldier and never returned. Now he searches for her every...
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Hills; Cemeteries; Ghosts; Light; Lantern; Supernatural;
    • This is Chuck Freeland's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by Mary Louise Dickman. According to legend, a miner was killed in an accident and was buried in the cemetery near Spook...
    • Wood carving of a coal miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Folk art -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Wood carvings -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a wood carving of a miner holding a pick axe created by Harold Bowden. The figure is dressed in a miner's outfit, and is wearing a cap with a carbide lantern. Note the lunch pails located at the figure's feet.
    • Wood carving of miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Folk art -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Wood carvings -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • This is a wood carving of a miner created by Harold Bowden. The figure is dressed in a miner's outfit, and is wearing a cap with a carbide lantern while pushing a coal laden mine railroad car.
    • Laundry basket

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Laundry -- Equipment and supplies;
    • This is a square metal hanging basket used to hold a miner's clothes in the bath house.
    • Laundry basket

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Laundry -- Equipment and supplies;
    • This is a round metal laundry basket used to hold the miner's clothes in the bath house.
    • 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.
    • Harden family donation plaque, Coal Town Museum, Clinton, Indiana

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Dering Mine (Universal, Ind.); Harden, Richard; Harden, Anne; Harden, Edward; Mann, John Leo; Colderbank, William;
    • This is a donation plaque mounted in the Coal Town Museum for artifacts presented to the museum by Anne and Richard Harden in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Harden, John Leo Mann, and William Colderbank.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Rats; Natural gas;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses the reality of gas in mines and how rats would come out of the mine if there was too much gas.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Equipment and supplies;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses sprags.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Muleteers; Mules;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses mule drivers.

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