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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.
Vaulted Arches in an Anthracite Mine
Steel and concrete structures replace timber props at many places in modernized mines of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company. The high vaulted roofs reflecting the head lamps of passing trains of mine cars and the lights from the miners lamps make an impressive picture.
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 miningMine railroad carsCoal miners