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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
The New Generation of Anthracite Miners
A typical group of Reading Anthracite miners waiting to go on duty. Most of them are the second or third generations of miners in Pennsylvania's Anthracite counties. Many are High School graduates and hundreds attend the Company's Night Mining Schools to prepare themselves for promotion in the Company's services.
Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company photographs (Accession 1980.318)
Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company photographs (Accession 1980.318), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
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Titles and descriptions used here created by the company in the 1930s.
Coal mines and miningCoal miners