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This photograph shows a row of mine-patch houses with a child sitting on the porch of the house on the far left.

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This is a photograph that shows an abandoned mine in Forty-Fort, Pennsylvania. The mine was abandoned because the roof collapsed.

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This is a photograph of a mine mule in a stable, which is possibly underground.

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This photograph shows a 3-D model of the substrata under the Susquehanna River. The Model was made by N. Grier Parke, who was the mining engineer for the Lehigh Valley Coal Company.

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This photograph shows a different view of a mine tunnel and an electrical panel.

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This is a photograph of electric locomotives, also called "lokies," in an unidentified mine tunnel. In the photograph, the covers are removed from the battery compartments.

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The photograph shows an underground electrical control panel in an unidentified mine. The electrical panel was used to recharge electrical locomotives.

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This photograph shows another image of an Aldrich Pump and the operator. This Aldrich Pump was built by the Aldrich Pump Company in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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This photograph shows a mine worker operating an Aldrich Pump that was used for de-watering mines.

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This photograph shows three mine workers. Unfortunately, the three men in this photograph have been unidentified.
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