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Aerial view of surface mine
Aerial view of surface mine
TitleAerial view of surface mine
PhotographerHorrell, C. William
GeographicalSouthern Illinois
DescriptionAn aerial view of a surface mine. A bucket wheel excavator is visible in the center pit, with a shovel farther in the background. Land surrounding mine has been reclaimed. Freeman United Coal Mining Company, Fidelity Mine, Near DuQuoin, Perry County. "W-6" written on verso.
Dimensions (in.)8 x 10 inches;
Dimensions (cm.)21 x 26 cm.;
MediumPhotograph: Black and white
Photo typeGelatin silver print
Dates1966-1976
Subject (LCSH)Coal mines and mining -- Illinois -- Perry County -- Photographs
Coal mining machinery -- Illinois -- Perry County -- Photographs
Perry County (Ill.) -- Aerial photographs
Perry County (Ill.) -- Photographs
Subject (TGM)Aerial photographs
Coal mining
Strip mining
Reclamation of land
Collection/Box #C. William Horrell Photograph Collection 64/ Box 26/ Folder 8
TypeImage
ProvenanceDonated by the Horrell family to SCRC after the photographer's death, 1989.
Rights StatementCopyright holder is unknown. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, please contact the Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Phone: + 1 (618) 453-2516. Email: http://reftrack.lib.siu.edu/reft100.aspx?key=SCRCEmail&cllcid=SCRR
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CollectionDoc Horrell Photo Collection (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)
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