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    • Assailant in the backseat, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Automobiles; Criminals; Horns (Communication devices);
    • This is Ronald Riley's typewritten variant of the Assailant in the Backseat urban legend as collected by Karen Havill. In this variant, a couple is sitting in a parked car when a truck pulls up beside them and honks its horn. The driver of the...
    • Coal miner and two women at unidentified mine

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Women -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Caps (Headgear); Acetylene lamps;
    • A coal miner and two women are posed at the entrance to an unidentified mine in Vermillion County, Indiana. Notice that the coal miner is wearing typical garb: coat, trousers and a cloth cap with a carbide lamp.
    • Hatchet, half

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine tools;
    • A steel half hatchet with hardwood shaft; used to split wood wedges for setting timber roof supports.
    • Clinton area coal mine information chart

    • Coal; Coal -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Color photograph showing a chart with information on coal mines in the Clinton area. Information given on the chart includes the mine name by alphabetical order, the type of coal mined, the method of mining, roof lithology, thickness of the coal...
    • Clinton area coal mine information chart

    • Coal; Coal -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Color photograph showing a chart with information on coal mines in the Clinton area. Information given by the chart includes the mine name by alphabetical order, the type of coal mined, the method of mining, roof lithology, thickness of the coal...
    • Clinton area coal mine information chart

    • Coal; Coal -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County;
    • Color photograph showing a chart which gives information on coal mines in the Clinton area. Information given by the chart includes the mine name by alphabetical order, the type of coal mined, the method of mining, roof lithology, thickness of the...
    • Tipple at Crown Hill coal mine #6, Clinton, Indiana

    • Crown Hill Mine No. 6 (Vermillion County, Ind.); Clinton Coal Company (Clinton, Ind.); Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Tipples; Smokestacks; Mine buildings;
    • Black and white photograph of a tipple and two other buildings at the Crown Hill mine #6 near Clinton, Indiana. Crown Hill #6 was owned by Clinton Coal Company. Left of center can be seen J. A. Switzer, who is hauling props used underground to...
    • Fred Sahm underground

    • Coal miners -- Indiana; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies; Minecarts;
    • Black and white photograph of coal miner Fred Sahm sitting on the front of a motorized train in the mine interior. Overhead are props used to prevent the fall of slate and shale from the roof.
    • Miners working underground

    • Coal; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies; Minecarts; Mine tools; Mine railroads; Coal-mining machinery;
    • Black and white photograph of unidentified coal miners underground. One miner (center) sits and two others (right) lean on a motorized train designed to move mine carts, while two miners (left) hold round props used to prevent the fall of shale...
    • 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...
    • Unknown mine interior

    • Coal; Coal mines and mining -- Equipment and supplies;
    • Black and white photograph of the interior of an unidentified mine. To the left and the far right (partially cut off) are wooden props, and on the ceiling (top center/left) what appears to be bolted props. Both of these are used to support and...
    • Keas, H.E. 1918-03-21

    • Books; Health; Sick persons; Railroad employees' unions; Universities and colleges;
    • Letter to Eugene V. Debs on Railroad Workers' Alliance letterhead, 3/21/18. Writes that he hopes that Eugene V. Debs' health is better. Says that he it was unfortunate that because of his illness Eugene V. Debs had to drop his work with the...
    • Putnam, Frank 1933-12-11

    • Socialism; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926
    • Letter to Theodore Debs, 12/11/1933. Says that it was a pleasure for him to write to the HOUSTON POST and state that Eugene V. Debs was one of the greatest rebels in all of American history. Tells Theodore Debs that recalls the first time he met...
    • Mooney, Thomas J. 1916-12-23

    • Mooney, Thomas J., 1882-1942
    • Letter to the Officers and Members of the International Molders' Union of North America on Tom Mooney Molders Defense Committee letterhead, 12/23/1916. Writes that C. M. Fickert, the District Attorney prosecuting his case, has become the laughing...
    • Death of child causes insanity

    • Legends; People; Death; Children; Children & adults; Mentally ill persons; Insanity;
    • DeVaughn Stone's transcribed personal account of a woman who went crazy after the death of her son. According to Stone, the woman goes onto the roof of her garage to pray for her dead son.
    • Big foot, Union County, Kentucky

    • Monsters; Animals; Fishing;
    • This is a transcribed account from Aaron Douglas Tony as recorded by David Wong about a man who had encountered a white colored big-foot while fishing. The creature did not attack him, but it ripped off the roof of his truck.
    • Normal Advance 1914

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; 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 senios and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Normal Advance 1903

    • 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.
    • Normal Advance 1909

    • 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.

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