Silhouetted against the rising sun, an unknown JS 2-8-2 leads a loaded coal train from Erjing Mine to South Station, where it will be transf...
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Mules pull coal from a deep mine at Cannel City in Morgan County. About 80-85 years ago, Cannel City was world famous for its cannel coal, hence the name of the town. A large mining camp grew up around the mines and was served by the Ohio & Kentucky Railroad. The miners in this photo are unidentified.
Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) Mine America’s Coal Oil on canvas 1943
Help a horde of tiny miners mine gold, silver and coal in Micro Miners.
A huge pile of coal at a West Virginia coal mine. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Lewis Hine. “Child coal miners - drivers and mules, West Virginia coal mine." 1908. Gary, WV, USA.
Embroidered silk dress from 1904, part of the collection from the Met Museum.
Ernst Haeckel, “Nepenthaceae”, from Kunstformen der Natur, 1904