Glass Slide Catalog

Slide No.sort descending Title Date Notes Keywords Added Entries
05087 Main hoist at the New Orient Mine driven by two 2000 D.C. motors 2 glass slides; Ilgner set; West Frankfort, Illinois; Coal Section file sl_010 and ml_M1457 Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Surface works; Machinery; Elevator hoist sl_010; ml_M1457; New Orient Mine; CW & F Coal Company More Info
05088 Construction of compartmented mine shaft Shaft shows three compartments, what Green (1889) indicates is normal for bituminous shafts Coal Section file sl_011 Coal mines and mining sl_011 More Info
05089 Storage battery locomotive Mancha Mine 96, Consolidation Coal Company Coal Section file sl_012 Coal mines and mining; Machinery Locomotive sl_012 More Info
05090 Steam stripping shovel 1910 circa IMI 93 Early steam stripping operation. This photo was probably taken around 1910, but the location and the mine are unknown. The shallowness of the pit and the forested land suggests somewhere in southern Illinois. Note the Marion shovel loading coal onto mine cars pulled by steam locomotive. This sort of operation marked the early stages of what was to become a major source of Illinois coal production.; Coal Section file set01_013 Coal mines and mining; Surface mining; Machinery; Shovel; Railroad cars set01_013 More Info
05091 Big Creek Coals Inc. Mine no. 4 material shaft bottom 1921 See Coal Section file ml_713 Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Shaft; Railroad; Saline County, Illinois Big Creek Coals Inc.; Photograph 713; ml_713 More Info
05093 Two views of the shale mining operations at the plant of the Western Brick Company, near Danville 1919 Buildings; Mines and mining -- Shale; Vermilion County, Illinois Coal Mining Investigations Bulletin no. 02, figure 24 (http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45050) More Info
05094 Coal mine shaft bottom, West Frankfort, Illinois Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Shaft; More Info
05095 Coal picking tables Coal mines and mining; Operations; More Info
05096 Sorting room Coal mines and mining; Operations More Info
05097 13-ton skip at the New Orient Mine, West Frankfort, Illinois Coal mines and mining; Operations; Hoists; Machinery; New Orient Mine; CW & F Coal Company More Info
05098 Short wall cutting machine Coal mines and mining; Underground mining; Machinery More Info
05099 Pleistocene deposits in drainageway constructed at the Harmattan strip mine of the Fairview Collieries Corporation, Danville, Illinois 1955 8 slides; Published in Illinois Academy of Science Transactions, (1955), volume 47, page 129-138; "Farmdale Drift near Danville, Illinois"; See also Photograph 4962 Pleistocene; Loess; Till; Vermilion County, Illinois Ekblaw, George, E.; Willman, H.B.; Illinois Academy of Science Transactions More Info
05100 oversize Cretaceous and Tertiary sediments exposed along Illinois Central Railroad cut-off, north of Metropolis, Massac County 1926 5 color plates, oversize; See also Manuscript J.E. Lamar #6 Geology, stratigraphic--Cretaceous--Illinois--Massac County Geology, stratigraphic--Tertiary--Illinois--Massac County Manuscript Lamar, J.E. #6 More Info
05101 Photomicrograph of Baldwin Reef Wash at depth 1650 (?) feet C2952; Core sample from depth 1650 (?) feet Photomicrograph; Core sample; More Info
05102 Two Photomicrographs of Baldwin Reef C2972; Photomicrograph 5102a is from depth 1637 feet; Photomicrograph 5102b is from depth 1650 feet; Photomicrograph; Core sample; More Info
05103 Two Photomicrographs of Baldwin Reef C2794; Photomicrograph 5103a is from depth 1540 feet; Photomicrograph 5103b is from depth 1610 feet; Photomicrographs; Core sample More Info
05104 Photomicrograph of Bartelso East Reef Wash at depth 2568 feet C3189 Photomicrograph; Core sample; More Info
05105 Photomicrograph of Granite at depth 3218 feet Section 6, T47N, R2E, St. Louis Photomicrograph; Core sample More Info
05106 Photomicrograph of New Memphis Reef at depth 1987 feet C3152 Photomicrograph; Core sample More Info
05107 Photomicrograph of Jaspillite, Marquette, Michigan SESW Section 23, T48N, R25W Photomicrograph; Core sample More Info

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