Great River Road, 2016

Coal miners standing outside of the boiler room at mine #2 in Glen Carbon, Illinois

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“Coal miners standing outside of the boiler room at mine #2 in Glen Carbon, Illinois,” Madison Historical, accessed October 1, 2022, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/159.

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Description

Coal miners standing outside of the boiler room at mine #2 in Glen Carbon, Illinois. Men standing from left to right: Clem Hawkins, John Russell, Sam Murphy, and Albert Evans.
The “Notice” sign in the upper right hand corner of the photo states, “LOITERING BY STRANGERS AND EMPLOYEES ON THIS PROPERTY IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. –MADISON COAL CORPORATION”

Relevant Encyclopedia Article

Type

  • Photograph

Identifier

  • GCHM-P-0039
  • Original archive: 02-03-011
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