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    • Lyford Mine, coal miners and women underground

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Parke County; Lyford Mine (Parke County, Ind.); Women -- Indiana -- Parke County; Shovels;
    • Two coal miners and two women pose in front of a mine railroad car underground at the Lyford Mine in Parke County. One woman holds a square mouth shovel.
    • Berger, Victor, 1913-06-06

    • Miners' strikes; West Virginia Mine Wars, W. Va., 1897-1921;
    • Report to the National Committee of the Socialist Party, signed by Berger, Adolph Germer, and Eugene V. Debs, 6/6/1913. Says that they went to Charleston, West Virginia to investigate the strike situation in West Virginia pursuant to the request of...
    • Holt, Fred W. 1915-02-23

    • Capitalism; Coal miners; Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945; Fort Smith (Ark.); Socialist Party of the United States of America; Socialism; Miners' strikes;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs, 2/23/15. Writes that a letter coming from Eugene V. Debs, a man who has first-hand "felt the sting of Capitalism," means a lot to him. Says that he heard about Eugene V. Debs' tour of the West from Theodore Debs. Tells...
    • 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.
    • Certificate of qualification to serve as miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Certification; Dugger, Florence; Indiana. Office of Miners Examining Board.;
    • This Certificate of qualification to serve as miner was issued to Florence Dugger on May 15, 1911 by the State of Indiana, Vermillion County, Office of Miners Examining Board.
    • Certificate of competency to serve as miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Certification; Gilles, Jasper; Indiana. Office of Miners Examining Board.;
    • This Certificate of competence to serve as miner was issued to Jasper Gilles on August 3, 1921 by the State of Indiana, Vermillion County, Office of Miners Examining Board.
    • Certificate of qualification to serve as miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Certification; Reed, William H.; Indiana. Office of Miners Examining Board.;
    • This certificate of qualification to serve as miner was issued to William H. Reed, Vermillion County, Indiana, on May 15, 1911 by the State of Indiana, Vermillion County, Office of Miners Examining Board.
    • Certificate of competency to serve as miner

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Certification; Columbo, John; Indiana. Office of Miners Examining Board.;
    • This Certificate of competency to serve as miner was issued to John Columbo, Vermillion County, Indiana, on February 19, 1944 by the State of Indiana, Vermillion County, Office of Miners Examining Board.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Coal Town & Railroad Museum, Clinton, Indiana exhibit

    • Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Exhibitions; Coal miners -- Equipment; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Portraits;
    • Black and white photograph showing part of an exhibit at the Coal Town & Railroad Museum in Clinton, Indiana. The exhibit displays various equipment used in coal mining at the time (early 1900s), an introductory photograph of a group of miners...
    • Coal exhibit in the Coal Town & Railroad Museum, Clinton, Indiana

    • Coal Town and Railroad Museum (Clinton Ind.); Exhibitions; Coal miners -- Equipment; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Portraits;
    • Black and white photograph showing a close-up of a part of an exhibit at the Coal Town & Railroad Museum in Clinton, Indiana. In this photograph can be seen a drill bit next to the check-out board, and a photograph showing a group of miners posing...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Germer, Adolph ?-10-18

    • Postcards; Miners' strikes; Coal miners; Coal mines and mining;
    • Postcard to Theodore Debs, 10/18/?. Writes that thugs hired by the coal barons have fired their machine guns at the tents of striking miners. Says that one miner was killed and two others were wounded. Mentions that this is West Virginia all over...
    • Mills, Ernest 1916-01-05

    • Western Federation of Miners
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Western Federation of Miners letterhead, 1/5/1916. Writes that the receipt Eugene V. Debs mentioned in his last letter was an old one because John M. O'Neill is now editing the TRINIDAD FREE PRESS for the United Mine...

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