Suggestions for Improved Methods of Mining Coal on Indian Lands in Oklahoma

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Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies of Oklahoma coal mines. As stated in the introduction, "this report describes the systems of mining used, points out their defects, and presents suggestions for improved methods, more especially as regards the applicability of different modifications of the panel system to mining coal in Oklahoma" (p. 5). This paper includes tables, maps, and illustrations.

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36 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

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Rutledge, J. J. & Harrington, Daniel May 1918.

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Technical paper issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies of Oklahoma coal mines. As stated in the introduction, "this report describes the systems of mining used, points out their defects, and presents suggestions for improved methods, more especially as regards the applicability of different modifications of the panel system to mining coal in Oklahoma" (p. 5). This paper includes tables, maps, and illustrations.

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Rutledge, J. J. & Harrington, Daniel. Suggestions for Improved Methods of Mining Coal on Indian Lands in Oklahoma, report, May 1918; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc66389/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.