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Two men placing charges in an already drilled hole. Notice the preparatory cut on upper right hand side.
Two men operating a loading machine.
Miners leaving roofed man trip car at shifts end.
Caption on back reads, 'Making a cut in the coal face is this Mastodon of the machine age - an underground cutter.  Rubber tired for mobility, and mounting a 9-foot cutting blade armed with whirring steel bits, it can cut a full 360 degree arc.  This and similar machines give America's bituminous coal mines almost unlimited capacity for production.'
Two men working on the loading machine.
Two men running a roof bolter in Jamison No. 9 mine.
Two men with equipment putting up bolts to support the mine roof.
Two men stand beside rail cars.  A cart a motor sits in  front of them.
Front Row 'Left to Right'; N.T. Berry, North Western-Hanna, R.C. Larsen,North Western-Hanna, J.J. Larsen, North Western-Hanna. Back Row 'Left to Right'; Robert O'Conner, North Western-Hanna, J.E. Fier, North Western-Hanna, G.M. Allis, North Western-Hanna, M.L. Zhan, North Western-Hanna, Alfred Christopherson, North Western-Hanna, Harry Turner, Superintendent, Loveridge Mine.
Men at work with loading machine and shuttle car. Probably Joy Machinery.
Close-up view of roof drill in action. Man in background is tightening bolt with air powered wrench at Consol. No. 204, Jenkins, Ky.
Two miners operate a track mounted coal cutting machine.
Two miners digging coal in mine.
Two men working with a rubber tire mounted cutting machine.
Two miners take samples of coal.
A miner moves a fully loaded shuttle car down the mine shaft.
Two men cutting coal in the parting.
A coal cutter with nine foot cutting blade at work in Consol. Coal Co. Mine No. 32, Owings, W. Va.
Man walking on a train track beside two other tracks with coal cars on them.
Miners gathered in a typical Consol locker room with a modern bath house adjacent to it.