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Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.16. Seam No. 2 at "ab". [A pick and glove lean agains a coal seam]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.17. Seam No. 2 at "ao". Entry is about 7 ft. long. [A coal seam and partly broken dry stone walls. A stone above is labeled "2 AO"]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.18. Seam No. 2 at "ap". [A pick rests against a hillside cleared of debris. A stone above is labeled "AP"]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.19. Seam No.3 at "ap". [A pick is stuck into a coal seam. A stone labeled "AP" leans against the seam]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.21. Advent River at the Northeast corner of Tract No. 1. Shows house built by the Spitsbergen Coal & Trading Co., Ltd. [A small hut is visible on a ridge overlooking a river drainage]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.22. Proterty notives at point "III". [A man stands by a wooden signpost reading "Arctic Coal Co. Boston U.S.A."]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.23. Property notice at point "I". [A man stands by a wooden signpost. A stone cairn is visible nearby]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Engineering, Surveying, Geography Photograph No.24. Looking up Valley No.2 from point "V". [A view of a valley with a river drainage at the bottom. The valley is surrounded by snowy mountains]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Miners, Geography Photograph No. 4. Old Entry at Mine No. 2, showing face of ice sheet over portal. Original entry (1912) was run about 7 ft. higher. [A man stands in a cut in a hillside which leads to a tall tunnel. Drill steels and a pick rest on the side of the cut]

Scanned: April 10, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Harbors, Docks, Geography, Maps, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources [Map of a valley by Advent Bay showing a coal mine, small settlement, and dock.]

Scanned: May 14, 2008