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dc.contributor.authorPetersen, Max S.
dc.contributor.institutionArthur Lakes Library
dc.contributor.institutionRussell L. and Lyn Wood Mining History Archive
dc.contributor.institutionUnited States. Bureau of Mines
dc.date1945-10
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T06:01:40Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T06:01:40Z
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2002-6-18.
dc.descriptionPM-2; Operating hand-brake on Great Northern 75-ton ore car, without using safety belt. Scranton Mine, Pickands, Mather & Company, Hibbing, Minnesota. - M. S. Petersen - October 1945.
dc.descriptionHeld in the Russell L. and Lyn Wood Mining History Archive, Arthur Lakes Library, Colorado School of Mines.
dc.descriptionDonor: United States Bureau of Mines.
dc.description.abstractA miner operates a hand-break on an ore car at the Scranton Mine without using a safety belt. The Scranton Mine was an open pit iron mine near Hibbing, Minnesota operated by Pickands, Mather and Company. Pickands, Mather and Company was established in 1883 as an iron mining and shipping firm with interests in the Lake Superior region. It was one of the large mining companies that consolidated smaller properties in the iron ranges in the early 1900s. The Company became one of the largest iron ore companies in the US.
dc.identifierlibimagesU771
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/7443
dc.publisherColorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
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dc.subjectPickands, Mather and Company
dc.subjectIron mines and mining
dc.subjectMine railroads
dc.subjectMine safety
dc.subjectMiners
dc.subjectOpen pit mining
dc.titleScranton Mine, miner operating hand break on ore car
dc.typeStillImage


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