Glass Slide Catalog

Slide No.sort descending Title Date Notes Keywords Added Entries
05059 Pebble layer between Iowan drift and Iowan loessial silt, Iowa No negative Photographs; Glacial deposits; Loess; Iowa Kay, G.E. More Info
05063 Thick section of loess, "The Rocks," east of Shawneetown, Union County, Kentucky No negative Photographs; Glacial deposits; Loess; Kentucky More Info
05069 Horseback in Lakeside Coal Co. Mine, Tazewell County, Illinois Same as Photograph 1891 Coal Mine roofs; Tazewell County, Illinois Lakeside Coal Company; Coal M-Photograph; Photograph 1891 More Info
05070 Thin sections of Herrin (No. 6) coal from Orient No. 3 Mine 1958 5 Slides Herrin (No. 6) coal; Fusinite; Clarian; Durain Orient Mine No. 3 More Info
05071 Core sample showing gray shale above no. 6 coal, Freeman Coal Mine 1964 Section 4, T4S, R1E; Jefferson County, Illinois; Hole no. 3 at depth of 718 feet Herrin (No. 6) Coal; Core sample; Shale; Jefferson County, Illinois Freeman Coal Company More Info
05072 Core sample showing contorted bedding in sandstone below coal from Old Ben Coal Company Old Ben Coal Company hole no. 172 at 308 feet; Section 6, T5S, R2E, Franklin County Coal; Core sample; Franklin County, Illinois Old Ben Coal Company More Info
05073 Peel from coal ball showing cross section of Lepidostrabus cone zycopod "1659A" Fossils; Coal; More Info
05074 Thin section of Walker no. 1 (Walker) Hawkins Section 1, T16N, R3E, Macon County; "C2898" Coal; Macon County, Illinois More Info
05075 Photograph of entrance to Bautsch Mine, Jo Daviess County, Illinois Mines and Mining -- Zinc; Mines and Mining -- Lead; Jo Daviess County, Illinois Bautsch Mine More Info
05076 Photograph of mine buildings at the Graham Mine, Jo Daviess County, Illinois Mines and Mining -- Zinc; Mines and Mining -- Lead; Jo Daviess County, Illinois Graham Mine More Info
05077 Photograph showing the inside of Ginte Mine, Jo Daviess County, Illinois Mines and Mining -- Zinc; Mines and Mining -- Lead; Jo Daviess County, Illinois Ginte Mine More Info
05078 Horseback in no. 5 coal in Truax-Traer strip mine at Fiatt Coal mines and mining; Surface mining; Springfield (No. 5) coal; Fulton County, Illinois Truax-Traer More Info
05079 Horseback in no. 5 coal at El-B Mine, Lincoln Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; More Info
05080 Shaft sinking buck loaded with two men and ready to go below 1905 circa circa 1905; Unidentified mine; Page 6 of "Coal Mining in Illinois"; Coal Section file ml_imi_016 Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Machinery; ml_imi_016 More Info
05081 Mule driver spragging a loaded car on the track 1915 circa circa 1915; "H.C. Frick Coke Co., Subsidiary of U.S. Steel Corportation, U-1" Coal Section file ml_imi_052 Coal mines and mining; Coal car; Mule; ml_imi_052 More Info
05082 13-ton battery-powered rack rail locomotive 1915 circa circa 1915; Coal Section file ml_imi_053; Unusual style of motor not common in Illinois; Uses a center gear, which meshes with the toothed center rail enabling it to negotiate very steep grades or run on wet track with no loss of traction. Coal mines and mining; Machinery; ml_imi_053 More Info
05083 Belt conveyor loaded with coal the H.C. Frick Coke Company 1950s circa 1950s; Coal Section file ml_imi_068; This belt is part of a system 4.5 miles long. It can move 9000 tons of coal per day, which is typical of a belt this size. Coal mines and mining; Machinery; H.C. Frick Coke Company; ml_imi_068 More Info
05084 Locomotive to pull coal cars Power source is trolley, electric. 20 tons, 3 motors; Coal Section file sl_001 Coal mines and mining; Machinery sl_001 More Info
05085 32-yard shovel at Northern Illinois Coal Company, near Wilmington 1935 circa circa 1935; Marion 5560 shovel; Coal Section file sl_005 Coal mines and mining; Surface mining; Machinery; Shovel; sl_005 More Info
05086 Photographs of heading before and after block shot is fired into coal seam "Permissible explosive, heading after firing breaker shot"; Large blocks of shot coal show cleavage; Coal Section file sl_006, sl_007, sl_008, sl_009' 4 photographs Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Explosives; sl_006; sl_007; sl_008; sl_009 More Info

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