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Coal mine, North Dakota
Coal mine, North Dakota
TitleCoal mine, North Dakota
Date of Originalbetween 1890 and 1920
DescriptionSeveral people and carts stand outside the entrance to an unidentified underground coal mine in North Dakota. A man in a sled also sits nearby. Snow is visible on the ground.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectMining
Animals
People
Rural views
Subject (LCTGM)Coal miners
Coal mining
Sleds & sleighs
Horses
Carts & wagons
Snow
Winter
LocationNorth Dakota
Decade1890-1899
1900-1909
1910-1919
Item NumberD0203
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Relation[Is Part Of] North Dakota eighth grade curriculum
Biography/HistoryThis coal mine is probably a family mine, or a mine which serves a small community. Most mines only operated during fall and winter when home and business heating systems required fuel.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection D
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (D0203)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshD0203
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