Creation Date

2017-07-01

Description

Pittsburg, the largest city in Crawford Count, is the center of the Southeast Kansas coal fields. Here, gigantic shovels strip the overburden from the rich thick layers of soft coal, hundreds of tons of coal being mined here everyday. Pittsburg is also th eseat of the Kansas State Teachers College.

Digital Collection

Woody Meiszner Post Cards of Pittsburg Collection

Object Type

Postcard

Identifier

wm95-1_nd18-1a

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Pittsburg (Kan.); Crawford County (Kan.)

Repository

Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, Pittsburg State University

Publisher Digital

Digtital Resources and Initiative Department, Leonard H. Axe Library

Rights

Digital image copyright 2016, Special Collections & Archives, Leonard H. Axe Library, Pittsburg State University. All rights reserved. For more information contact Special Collection, Library Services, 1701 South Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762-5889. Phone: 620-235-4883

Notes

Sheet 18, Post card 1, front

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Keywords

Dwellings, Historical buildings

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