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    • 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.
    • Normal Advance 1913

    • 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.
    • Slavery days

    • Antislavery movements -- United States; Abolition movement; Slave trade; Fugitive slaves; Slave trade; Slavery; Slaves;
    • Four typed pages which relate the experiences of some former slaves who lived around Greencastle, Indiana. The piece was taken from the Rockville Republican, April 11, 1929.
    • Underground railway

    • Antislavery movements -- United States; Abolition movement; Underground railroad -- Indiana -- Parke County; Fugitive slaves; Slavery; Slaves;
    • Four typed pages which were written by Mrs. Harlan B. Newlin of Bloomingdale, who's father Alfred Hadley ran a stop on the underground railroad. She lists the reasons the underground railroad was established and the ways in which the escaped slaves...
    • Belt, leather utility

    • Belts (Clothing); Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A leather utility belt made and to carry a miner's equipment. Coal miners were responsible for procuring their equipment and they were quite adept at adapting belts, hats and lamps to aid them underground.
    • 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...
    • Karsner, David 1921-10-24

    • Books; Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926; Writing; Publications; Political prisoners; Prisons; Daugherty, H. M. (Harry Micajah), 1860-1941;
    • Letter from Theodore Debs, 10/24/21. Writes that he is uncomfortable in allowing Frazier Hunt write an article based on Eugene V. Debs' writings alone. Tells Karsner that he does not want prison officials to think that Eugene V. Debs has been...
    • Cap, cloth with carbide lamp

    • Caps (Headgear); Acetylene lamps; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Vermillion County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A cloth cap with a brass carbide lamp worn by miners to provide light when working underground.
    • Perrysville, Indiana, Vermillion County

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Jails; Underground railroad system; Schools; Churches; Public libraries;
    • Three typed pages describing Perrysville, Indiana. The population of Perrysville was 435. Names mentioned in the report include: Collett, W.C. Johnson, Col. Blair, Paul Hanover, Commodore Perry. "This is a farming community and the people who do...
    • 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.
    • Lamp, carbide

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene lamps; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies;
    • Three views of a brass Justrite carbide lamp used for providing light in underground coal mining.
    • Lamp, carbide

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene Lamps; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A brass carbide lamp with a concave metal mirror worn on a miner's cap to provide illumination in underground mines.
    • Lamp, carbide

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene lamps; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies; Justrite Manufacturing Company;
    • A small brass carbide lamp without reflector manufactured by the Justrite Manufacturing Company; worn on a miner's cap to provide illumination in underground mines.
    • Lamp, carbide

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene lamps; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies; Justrite Manufacturing Company;
    • A small brass Justrite carbide lamp with a concave metal reflector worn on a miner's cap to provide illumination in underground mines.
    • 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...
    • Steel drill

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Coal-mining machinery; Drilling and boring machinery; Mine tools;
    • Three views of a steel drill post used to hold the drill in place when working in an underground coal mine.
    • Lamp, carbide

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine lighting -- Equipment and supplies; Acetylene lamps;
    • A small brass carbide lamp without reflector; worn on a miner's cap to provide illumination in underground mines.
    • Check-out board

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine safety -- Equipment and supplies;
    • A wood check-out board with metal hooks and numbered brass tags that was located at the mine entrance to identify which miners were underground; each miner was assigned a numbered tag that the miner hung on the check-out board when he left the mine.
    • Air gauge

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Equipment and supplies; Mine safety -- Equipment and supplies;
    • An air gauge was used to check air flow into an underground mine.

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