|Title||Dirt shovel at coal mine in Velva, N.D. |
|Date of Original||192-? |
|Creator||Burkum, Lester, 1912-2001|
|Creator Role||Photographer |
|Description||A view of a large piece of mining machinery, a dirt shovel at work in a coal mine in Velva, N.D. The dirt shovel machine sits in a hole, and a mound of dirt is on the right. On the dirt shovel mining equipment it says "Truax Traer Coal Company No. 4888, Bucyrus." |
|General Subject||Business & Industry|
|Subject (LCTGM)||Coal mining|
|Organization Name||Truax-Traer Coal Company|
McHenry County (N.D.)
|Item Number||MM1 |
|Format of Original||Photographic prints|
|Dimensions of Original||7 x 12 cm. |
|Transcription||"Dirt shovel at Velva Coal mine"--Handwritten below photograph in photo album. |
|Notes||This photograph was most likely taken during the late 1920's or early 1930's. |
|Repository Institution||Manfred Heritage Museum|
|Repository Collection||Manfred Heritage Museum Photograph Collection|
|Credit Line||Manfred Heritage Museum, Manfred, N.D. (MM1) |
|Rights Management||Copyright status unknown. |
|Ordering Information||Manfred Heritage Museum |
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|Grant||NHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08 |
|Digital ID||dmMM1 |