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PLACES:  Birth of Fleming, Letcher, Kentucky

PLACES: Birth of Fleming, Letcher, Kentucky

A scrapbook of glass-plate photos of the construction of Fleming and opening of the Elkhorn Coal Corporation mines, taken 1913-1914.

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Municipal Building and Bank, McRoberts, Kentucky
Municipal Building and Bank, McRoberts, Kentucky
 
 
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Houses on East Wright St., Fleming, Ky.
Houses on East Wright St., Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Work on Company Store at Fleming, Ky.
Work on Company Store at Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Substation and transmission line, Mine No. 301, Fleming
Substation and transmission line, Mine No. 301, Fleming
 
 
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Work on Mine No. 302, Bottom Branch, near Fleming
Work on Mine No. 302, Bottom Branch, near Fleming
 
 
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First carload of coal from Mine No. 301, Fleming, Ky.
First carload of coal from Mine No. 301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Cut for Mine #301 Siding, Fleming, Ky.
Cut for Mine #301 Siding, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Power substation, Fleming, Ky. area
Power substation, Fleming, Ky. area
 
 
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Moving Dinkey Engine through Fleming
Moving Dinkey Engine through Fleming
 
 
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Substation, Mines No. 305 and 306
Substation, Mines No. 305 and 306
 
 
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Beginning of work on Bottom Branch for Mine #302, Fleming, Ky.
Beginning of work on Bottom Branch for Mine #302, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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No. 1 Right off Gap Heading Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
No. 1 Right off Gap Heading Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Blasting out rock at Fleming
Blasting out rock at Fleming
 
 
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Tipple, Mine #301.  Looking up chute from center of verticle curve.
Tipple, Mine #301. Looking up chute from center of verticle curve.
 
 
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Substation 303 Mine
Substation 303 Mine
 
 
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Location of Mine #303, Looking Down Towards Potter's Fork
Location of Mine #303, Looking Down Towards Potter's Fork
 
 
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Main Entry. Mine #302, Fleming, Ky.
Main Entry. Mine #302, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Eight-room houses in Upper Fleming, Ky.
Eight-room houses in Upper Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Construction of Eight-room Houses
Construction of Eight-room Houses
 
 
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Location for Tipple No. 303, Fleming, Ky.
Location for Tipple No. 303, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View of Potter's Fork Extension of Fleming, Ky.
View of Potter's Fork Extension of Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Four Room Houses, Fleming. Ky.
Four Room Houses, Fleming. Ky.
 
 
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Logging on Potter's Fork, near Fleming, Ky.
Logging on Potter's Fork, near Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View of Potter's Fork Looking Up from Ramey's Fork
View of Potter's Fork Looking Up from Ramey's Fork
 
 
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Timber cut on Potter's Fork.
Timber cut on Potter's Fork.
 
 
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View of Miine #303, Potter's Fork
View of Miine #303, Potter's Fork
 
 
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West Fleming, Ky.
West Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Tipple Location, Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
Tipple Location, Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Fleming, Ky.  Store Foundation and Site of Office Buillding.
Fleming, Ky. Store Foundation and Site of Office Buillding.
 
 
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Location for Tipple No. 304 Fleming, Ky.
Location for Tipple No. 304 Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Construction of Substation for Mine 301, Fleming, Ky.
Construction of Substation for Mine 301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View of Lower Fleming, Ky.
View of Lower Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Unidentified location, Fleming, Ky.
Unidentified location, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View of Central and Upper Fleming, Ky.
View of Central and Upper Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Unidentified mine opening, Fleming, Ky.
Unidentified mine opening, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View of Main Drift Mouth and Coal Pile, Mine No. 301.
View of Main Drift Mouth and Coal Pile, Mine No. 301.
 
 
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Unidentified railbed, Fleming, Ky. area.
Unidentified railbed, Fleming, Ky. area.
 
 
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Loading Storage Pile in Railroad Cars Mine No.301
Loading Storage Pile in Railroad Cars Mine No.301
1753 tons net 
 
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Housing on East Wright St. Fleming, Ky.
Housing on East Wright St. Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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___ble Entry and Coal ___, Mine No. 301
___ble Entry and Coal ___, Mine No. 301
 
 
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Constructing incline and Temp. Coal Chute. For Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
Constructing incline and Temp. Coal Chute. For Mine #301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Loading a Shot on Cut for Road on Fleming Gap
Loading a Shot on Cut for Road on Fleming Gap
 
 
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Opening of Mine 301, Fleming, Ky.
Opening of Mine 301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Mine and Tipple No. 303, Elk Horn Coal
Mine and Tipple No. 303, Elk Horn Coal
 
 
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Sub-station and Transmission Line of Mine. No. 301, Fleming, Ky.
Sub-station and Transmission Line of Mine. No. 301, Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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View Showing Coal Storage #305 and 306 Mines
View Showing Coal Storage #305 and 306 Mines
 
 
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Chimney Butts in Upper Fleming, Ky.
Chimney Butts in Upper Fleming, Ky.
 
 
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Coal Storage and Tipple, #302 Mine
Coal Storage and Tipple, #302 Mine
 
 
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Eight Room Houses on Wright Street, Fleming, Ky.
Eight Room Houses on Wright Street, Fleming, Ky.
 
 

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