Coal Mining in Illinois
Shaft Mining

Joliet Herald

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Sunday, December 1, 1935

This article was a special section of the Joliet newspaper in 1935 which focused on strip mining.

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An Editorial Illinois Coal Resources Greatest of All States East of the Mississippi Typical Heating Plant Determines Coal Size Remarkable Production Increase in Eight Years of Operation Sets New Record for Industry Accuracy Heat Control Adds Greatly to Fuel Efficiency The Trains Below Present an Instructive Pictorial Showing of the Rapit Growth of Annual Production of Wilmington Third Vein Coal.




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