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The Hoover Mill Mining Tragedy

Mar 27, 2021

tragedy soaked the pages of the New York Evening Mail. On ... preface). Writing in 1909, mining engineer Herbert Hoover saw himself standing above machines: since the marketing of new devices was unrelenting, part of his job was to separate the genuine from the puff. ... assigned him to a stamp mill. “The noise nearly burst my eardrums, but

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    Main Article Primary Sources (1) Dr. Ward from Manchester was interviewed about the health of textile workers on 25th March, 1819. When I was a surgeon in the infirmary, accidents were very often admitted to the infirmary, through the children's hands and arms having being caught in the machinery; in many instances the muscles, and the skin is stripped down to the bone, and in some instances a

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    The Forest Republican. (Tionesta, Pa.) 1869-1952, September 29, 1909, Image 3, brought to you by Penn State University Libraries; University Park, PA, and the National Digital Newspaper Program

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    Brooklyn Eagle, New York. July 12, 1902. Johnstown, Pa., July 11 -- Just as day broke through the pall of fog this morning the grim details of the awful disaster at the rolling mill mine of the Cambria Steel Company dawned with renewed force on the thousands waiting for authentic news as to

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    In 1900, the Quartette Mining Company was formed and became the mainstay of the Searchlight district. It produced almost half of the entire area's total gold ore output. A 16 mile narrow-guage railroad was constructed to carry the ore from the hillside down to the mill located on the Colorado River

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    May 10, 2021 The scenario was repeated tens of thousands of times across the Western U.S., to varying degrees, leaving behind a massive mess. And it was all made possible by one of the largest, most egregious, and long-running corporate welfare schemes in the Western United States, also known as the General Mining Act of 1872

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    In the worst mining disaster in American history, an underground explosion kills 362 out of the 380 men and boys working that day. January 20, 1909 Lake Michigan, Chicago, Illinois

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    In 1912 it was translated into English by American mining engineer Herbert H. Hoover and his wife Lou; Hoover subsequently became president of the USA. Born Georg Bauer in Glauchau, Saxony, in 1494, Agricola went to Leipzig University and after graduating in

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    Bunker Hill Mining had donated to several candidates for public office. Management used those political connections to call for help. On May 4, 1899, the governor of Idaho, Frank Steunenberg, declared martial law and asked for federal help. Black troops from Fort Sherman in Coeur d’Alene were sent into the area

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