First National Mine-Safety Demonstration, Pittsburgh, PA., October 30 and 31, 1911

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Report discussing the first national mine-safety demonstration in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for the purpose of aiding the increase of safety in the mining industry. The demonstration was conceived as a means of encouraging the adoption of first-aid instruction or instruction in the use of artificial breathing devices and life-saving apparatus. This bulletin is intended for those who were unable to attend the demonstration.

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75 p. : ill.

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Wilson, Herbert M & Fay, Albert H. 1912.

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  • Main Title: First National Mine-Safety Demonstration, Pittsburgh, PA., October 30 and 31, 1911
  • Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 44
  • Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports

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Report discussing the first national mine-safety demonstration in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for the purpose of aiding the increase of safety in the mining industry. The demonstration was conceived as a means of encouraging the adoption of first-aid instruction or instruction in the use of artificial breathing devices and life-saving apparatus. This bulletin is intended for those who were unable to attend the demonstration.

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75 p. : ill.

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PDF contains duplicate of Plate VI. Plates III, IV, and VII are missing.

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Wilson, Herbert M & Fay, Albert H. First National Mine-Safety Demonstration, Pittsburgh, PA., October 30 and 31, 1911, report, 1912; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc70467/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.