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Coal Mining, Bureau of Mines, Two Illustrated Binders Assembled by Robert L. Anderson, Mid-20th Century.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Coal Mining, Bureau of Mines, Two Illustrated Binders Assembled by Robert L. Anderson, Mid-20th Century. Two three-ring binders containing typed text, brochures, illustrations clipped from publications, and approximately twenty-eight black-and-white photographs depicting mining equipment, the mining process, many different types of machinery (some from an earlier period), mining procedures, cutaway views of mines, and other data related to U.S. coal mining produced by Department of Interior, Bituminous Coal Section employee Anderson, at least one brochure bearing the mailing address of W.H. Young, chief of the Coal Section, as found. (2)
Estimate $150-250


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Robert L. Anderson, W.H. Young, Bituminous coal, Coal mining, Mining, United States

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