|Title||Ginder Lake coal mine, Black Diamond, 1941 |
|Caption||The Ginder Lake mine was located just east of the Black Diamond-Ravensdale Road near a privately owned lake. It was operated by the William Strain Coal Company from 1938 until it closed down July 10, 1941. One miner, Charles Tenio, was killed in this mine on July 26, 1939. This photo shows the mine tipple and miners with their lunch pails preparing for the upcoming shift. |
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Blake [sic] Diamond coal mine.|
Handwritten on sleeve: Black Diamond - Mine.
Caption by MOHAI staff.
Date photograph was filed at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer (date of photograph and file date may differ by a month or more): January 5, 1941.
|Subjects||Coal miners--Washington (State)--Black Diamond; Coal mining--Washington (State)--Black Diamond |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Black Diamond |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||PI24421 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from print made from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |