Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

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• This photograph is associated with a letter from the Arctic Coal Company and Frederick Ayer and John M. Longyear to the U.S. Secretary of State, Honorable P. C. Knox, dated 27 December, 1909 (available in the MTU archives and Copper Country Historical Collections, Longyear Collection, MS-031, Box 1, Folder 13.) The photo caption in the letter reads: Mine Mouth, Coal Storage Bin (capacity 1,200 tons), Upper half of Aerial Tramway and Camp. Advent Bay, Spitzbergen, August, 1909 (10576).""
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