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Hamilton Mine, Originally Nicholas Sheran's Mine

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Date Range
[1935]
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
19738129000
Physical Description
7.5 x 13 cm Black and white photograph
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Hamilton Mine located on the west side of the coulees in the vicinity of present day Whoop-Up Drive. Mine building and 4 unidentified men pictured.
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Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
[1935]
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
7.5 x 13 cm Black and white photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The mine was opened in 1874 by Nicholas Sheran and was the first commercial coal mine in Alberta. It continued to operate under various owners until 1941.
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Hamilton Mine located on the west side of the coulees in the vicinity of present day Whoop-Up Drive. Mine building and 4 unidentified men pictured.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
19738129000
Collection
Archive
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