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Sherman M Phipps Is a Federal Coal Mine Inspector Who Is Checking for Methane Gas Among the Long Wall Jacks Holding Up the Ceiling in Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #3 04/1974 | by The U.S. National Archives
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Sherman M Phipps Is a Federal Coal Mine Inspector Who Is Checking for Methane Gas Among the Long Wall Jacks Holding Up the Ceiling in Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #3 04/1974

Original Caption: Sherman M Phipps Is a Federal Coal Mine Inspector Who Is Checking for Methane Gas Among the Long Wall Jacks Holding Up the Ceiling in Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #3. Employed by the Federal Bureau of Mines, He Spends About Six Months in Each Mine. Phipps Makes His Home in Richlands, Virginia, near the Headquarters of the V-P Company 04/1974

 

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13906

 

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

 

Subjects:

Richlands (Tazewell county, Virginia, United States) inhabited place

Environmental Protection Agency

Project DOCUMERICA

 

Persistent URL: catalog.archives.gov/id/556358

 

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

 

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Taken sometime in 1974