Mining Conditions Under the City of Scranton, Pennsylvania

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Bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines regarding the conditions of the mines beneath the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania, including suggestions about methods to continue excavating coal while preserving the structural integrity of the city's foundation.

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ii, 89 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Griffith, William & Conner, Eli T. 1912.

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  • Holmes, Joseph A. "With a Preface by Joseph A. Holmes and a Chapter by N. H. Darton"

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  • Darton, N. H. "With a Preface by Joseph A. Holmes and a Chapter by N. H. Darton"

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  • Main Title: Mining Conditions Under the City of Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
  • Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 25
  • Added Title: Mining Conditions Under the City of Scranton, PA.: Report and Maps
  • Series Title: Bulletin (United States. Bureau of Mines)
  • Added Title: United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, Bulletin 25

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Bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines regarding the conditions of the mines beneath the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania, including suggestions about methods to continue excavating coal while preserving the structural integrity of the city's foundation.

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ii, 89 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Map that illustrates sections of the anthracite coal mines beneath the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania to accompany a bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines.

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Southeast Section of the City of Scranton - ark:/67531/metadc282632

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton (Technical Drawing)

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton

Map that illustrates sections of the anthracite coal mines beneath the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania to accompany a bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines.

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton - ark:/67531/metadc282633

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton (Technical Drawing)

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton

Map that illustrates sections of the anthracite coal mines beneath the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania to accompany a bulletin issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines.

Mine Workings Under a Part of the Central Section of the City of Scranton - ark:/67531/metadc282634

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Griffith, William & Conner, Eli T. Mining Conditions Under the City of Scranton, Pennsylvania, report, 1912; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc12241/: accessed November 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.