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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 miners operate a track mounted coal cutting machine.
A gear driven cutting machine stands on the track.
Two miners operate the breast type coal cutting machine.
Two men operating a loading machine.