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  • Main Title Coal-Mine Accidents in the United States, 1936
  • Series Title United States Bureau of Mines Reports
  • Added Title United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 420
  • Added Title Bulletin: United States Department of Commerce, Bureau of Mines, Bulletin 420
  • Series Title Bulletin (United States. Bureau of Mines)
  • Serial Title Coal-Mine Accidents in the United States


  • Author: Adams, W. W.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Geyer, L. E.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Parry, M. G.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Bureau of Mines.
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1939


  • English


  • Content Description: Report compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatal and non-fatal accidents in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.
  • Physical Description: ii, 128 p. ; 27 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Coal mine accidents -- United States -- Statistics -- Periodicals.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Coal mines and mining -- United States -- Statistics -- Periodicals.
  • Keyword: miners
  • Keyword: statistics
  • Keyword: safety practices

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  • Place Name: United States
  • Coverage Date: 1936


  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • Report No.: Bulletin 420
  • OCLC: 22168772
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 32-26951
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc12583