Jump to navigation
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.
Head of no. 3 slope, Truesdale mine
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad Company
Top of tunnel used for slope mining, in which a sloping access shaft provides access to the coal vein. Slope mines differ from shaft mines, which tunnel straight down, and drift mines, which tunnel horizontally.
Anthracite coal--PennsylvaniaAnthracite coal industry--PennsylvaniaAnthracite coal mines and miningCoal mines and mining--PennsylvaniaMine buildingsMine railroad tracks
Photography of coal mines--Pennsylvania
Nanticoke (Pa.)Luzerne County (Pa.)
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Co. Coal Department photographs (Accession 1990.267)
GL 1990 Box 1
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Co. Coal Department photographs (Accession 1990.267), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Access to this item is provided for educational and research purposes only. The user assumes responsibility for obtaining permission from the copyright holder to publish or distribute this image. If you would like more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org