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BOSTON, Mass.--Picture shows in excellent fashion how the black diamonds [coal} are unloaded. The boat ties up at the warf. Then the coal passers hoist the precious fuel to the proper place and dump it into chutes. From the chutes it is shot into open freight cars, which convey it to its destination. 5/6/26. 1760 photonegative 1926

view BOSTON, Mass.--Picture shows in excellent fashion how the black diamonds [coal} are unloaded. The boat ties up at the warf. Then the coal passers hoist the precious fuel to the proper place and dump it into chutes. From the chutes it is shot into open freight cars, which convey it to its destination. 5/6/26. 1760 photonegative 1926 digital asset number 1
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston (Mass.)
Date:
1926
1920-1930
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.70 [227A].
Topic:
Boats
Docks
Machinery
Piers
Ships
Wharves
Local number:
RSN 18198
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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