Roslyn mine explosion, 1909



Citation

“Roslyn mine explosion, 1909,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed September 30, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/6989.

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Title

Roslyn mine explosion, 1909

Subject

Roslyn, Washington; Kittitas County (Wash.) - History; Coal mining; Mine explosions

Description

On Sunday, October 3, 1909, one of the worst coal mine explosions occured in Roslyn. Eleven men lost their lives, five hundred men were out of work, and damage was estimated at $150,000.

Source

Ellensburg Public Library

Contributor

Ellensburg Public Library

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be requested from the director of the Ellensburg Public Library Local History Collection.

Format

Scanned photographic print 2001, DPI-, JPEG, with a Microtek Scanmaker 6400 XL.

Type

Photograph

Coverage

Washington (State) - Kittitas County - Roslyn