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Wilkesbarre (Vale of Wyoming).

Looking up the Susquehanna River from Wilkes Barre, Pa.

Looking up the Susquehanna River from Wilkes Barre, Pa.

Wilkesbarre, seen from Bowman’s Hill.

River view from opposite the Valley House.

Wilkesbarre, seen from Bowman’s Hill.

River view from opposite the Valley House.

Map of the county of Luzerne, Pennsylvania /

Festooned brick building, with men and women posing at porch entrance, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Festooned brick building, with men and women posing at porch entrance, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 1889.

Coal mining scenes

Mayor Kirkendall delivering address of welcome to President Roosevelt, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

Head of C.T.A.U. parade on S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

Cardinal Gibbons entering President Roosevelt's carriage, Mine Workers' Day, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

President Roosevelt speaking before C.T.A.U. delegates and United Mine Workers of America, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

President Roosevelt, Cardinal Gibbons and John Mitchell, Mine Workers' Day, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

The surging throng listening to address of President Roosevelt on River Commons, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

John Mitchell addressing C.T.A.U. delegates and the United Mine Workers of America at Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

Parade of Catholic Total Abstinence Union on S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

Cardinal Gibbons delivering his address to C.T.A.U. delegates and United Mine Workers of America, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

80,000 miners listening to President Roosevelt at the temperance convention, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

C.T.A.U. Parade on S. Main St., showing John Mitchell in carriage, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

Pres. Roosevelt Cardinal Gibbons, Mayor Weaver (Phila.) and John Mitchell, in speakers stand, River Commons, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Aug. 10, 1905.

President Roosevelt and 80,000 miners listening to Union President John Mitchell, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

One-legged Boy from Pennsylvania Coal Mine. See 954. L. W. H. Location: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

Panorama of Wilkesbarre [sic], Pa.

Panorama of Wilkesbarre [sic], Pa.

Early years, with images of family, self portraits, landscapes and architectural interiors. Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Early years, with images of family, self portraits, landscapes and architectural interiors. Susquehanna at Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes Barre, Pa. from Hotel Redington

Members of joint labor-management committees at Wilkes-Barre, July 29th. Richard Maize, Secretary of Mines, State of Pennsylvania, speaking; Michael J. Kosik, seated, chairman

War production drive. Anthracite rallies. Jeep headlights form V for victory at the night rally for Pennsylvania anthracite miners in Wilkes-Barre on September 29th. Similar rallies were held in other anthracite area cities from September 28th through October 1st

War production drive. Anthracite rallies. Nurse Anne Bernatitus spoke to anthracite miners on the crucial need for more coal production, at the anthracite rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, her hometown. The rally was one of four held in Eastern Pennsylvania cities, September 28th through October 1st

War production drive. Anthracite rallies. "I pledge allegiance to my flag..." Corporal Bennick led the crowd in the oath of allegiance at the rally for anthracite miners in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Anthracite miners' rallies were held in four Pennsylvania cities September 28th through October 1st

[Jimmy Carter disembarking from the airplane "Peanut One" at the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Airport for a campaign stop in Pennsylvania]

Wilkesbarre (Vale of Wyoming).

Mill Creek Bridge, Spanning Mill Creek at River Street (State Route 2004), Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Mill Creek Bridge, Spanning Mill Creek at River Street (State Route 2004), Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Mill Creek Bridge, Spanning Mill Creek at River Street (State Route 2004), Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Mill Creek Bridge, Spanning Mill Creek at River Street (State Route 2004), Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Mill Creek Bridge, Spanning Mill Creek at River Street (State Route 2004), Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Timothy Pickering House, 130 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Alexander McLean House, 156 Carey Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Captain Samuel Bowman House, 220 North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

National Child Labor Committee No. 954. 1-legged boy. Neil Gallagher, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Born January 14, 1891. Went to work at about 9 years. Worked about two years in breaker. Went inside at about 11 years. "Tripper," tending door. 83 cents [a] day. Injured May 2, 1904. Leg crushed between cars. Amputated at Mercy Hospital, Wilkes Barre. "Baltimore Tunnell" - "Black Diamond" D. & H. Co. Thomas Lewellin Superintendent (inside boys); Samuel Morgan, Superintendent. In Hospital 9 weeks. Amputated twice. No charge. Received nothing from company. "Was riding between cars and we aren't supposed to ride between them." No written rules, but they tell you not to. Mule driver (who was on for first day) had taken his lamp and he tried to reach across car to get it. Slipped between bumpers. Been working in breakers since. Same place $1.10 a day. Work only about 1/2 time. Work about 6 hour day. Left 3 months ago. Been in N.Y. - no work. Trying to get work in Poolroom. Applicant at Bureau for Handicapped, 105 E. 22nd Street, N.Y. Nov. 1, 1909. Father living, (Mother dead.) Miner same place. Hurt month ago Rock fall. 2 brothers 25, 27. Home 15 Pennsylvania St. Location: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

National Child Labor Committee No. 954. 1-legged boy. Neil Gallagher, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Born January 14, 1891. Went to work at about 9 years. Worked about two years in breaker. Went inside at about 11 years. "Tripper," tending door. 83 cents [a] day. Injured May 2, 1904. Leg crushed between cars. Amputated at Mercy Hospital, Wilkes Barre. "Baltimore Tunnell" - "Black Diamond" D. & H. Co. Thomas Lewellin Superintendent (inside boys); Samuel Morgan, Superintendent. In Hospital 9 weeks. Amputated twice. No charge. Received nothing from company. "Was riding between cars and we aren't supposed to ride between them." No written rules, but they tell you not to. Mule driver (who was on for first day) had taken his lamp and he tried to reach across car to get it. Slipped between bumpers. Been working in breakers since. Same place $1.10 a day. Work only about 1/2 time. Work about 6 hour day. Left 3 months ago. Been in N.Y. - no work. Trying to get work in Poolroom. Applicant at Bureau for Handicapped, 105 E. 22nd Street, N.Y. Nov. 1, 1909. Father living, (Mother dead.) Miner same place. Hurt month ago Rock fall. 2 brothers 25, 27. Home 15 Pennsylvania St. Location: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

Colonel Zebulon Butler Homestead, 313 South River Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA

Colonel Zebulon Butler Homestead, 313 South River Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, PA