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    Sale 2499 | Lot 272
    Price Realized: $2,750With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2499 Lot 272

      Album with 70 photographs depicting the range of machines required for coal mining operations.
      With stand-alone pictures of coal drills, mine pumps, conveyors, room hoists, concerte mixers, locomotives, car loaders, and air compressors, plus shearing-drilling, slabbing, arcwall mining, loading dig, and rock-dusting machines. Silver prints, the images measuring 7x8 1/2 inches (17.8x21.6 cm.), the mounts 8 1/2x10 1/2 inches (21.6x26.7 cm.), mounted recto only, most with an inventory number in the negative, and each with a typewritten caption and inventory number on mount recto. Oblong 4to, black leatherette; twin-bolt binding. 1914-29

      Estimate $1,400 - 1,800

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,750