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LL/11397
Unidentified photographer
Straw-hatted miner with pick, pan and shovel
1852 (ca)
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
National Gallery of Canada, The Origins of Photography: The Matthew R. Isenburg and Enhanced Isenburg Collections 1840-1880
 
LL/11397 [Further details available]

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LL/79006
Unidentified daguerreotypist
Group of miners
1850s (ca)
Daguerreotype
 
California Historical Society
 
LL/79006

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LL/63336
Unidentified photographer (active ca. 1850)
Miner - Moses Warren
1853 (ca)
Daguerreotype, 1/6 plate
 
AMC - Archive of Modern Conflict
Promised gift to the National Gallery of Canada
 
LL/63336 [Further details available]

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LL/75838
Unidentified photographer
A British Colliery
1850s
Ambrotype, 1/6 plate
 
Private collection of Roberta Etter
 
LL/75838

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LL/77125
Unidentified photographer
Lewis and Nickinson's crushing battery at the Balaclava Mine, Whroo [Australia]
1859-1859
Ambrotype
13.3 x 18.5 cm (sight) 17.7 x 22.5 cm (case)
 
State Library of Victoria
Accession no: H39206
 
LL/77125 [Further details available]

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LL/78890
Unidentified photographer
View of the Quartz Rock at the British Guiana Gold Company's Diggings on the Rio Cuyuni
1856-1866 (ca)
Albumen print
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2001-7-404-7
 
LL/78890 [Further details available]

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LL/88147
E. Maunoury
Copiapo [Interior of a mine]
[Andenken an Chile]
1865
Albumen print
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
PETFOL-VH-288, Identifier : ark:/12148/btv1b8443045p
 
LL/88147

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LL/68294
John Cooper (Wigan)
Portrait of an unidentified female coal worker with a spade and sieve
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.4.133
 
LL/68294

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LL/68298
Louisa (?) Millard (Wigan)
Female coal workers
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
National Museums Scotland
History of Science, Howarth-Loomes Collection, Museum Reference: IL.2003.44.4.157
 
LL/68298

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LL/84997
W. & D. Downey
W. Coulson, Master Sinker, and four of his men. Pit Mouth, Hartley Colliery
[New Hartley Pit Disaster, Northumberland, England]
1862, 30 January
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Billy Embleton
 
LL/84997 [Further details available]

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LL/84998
W. & D. Downey
Hartley Colliery after the accident
[New Hartley Pit Disaster, Northumberland, England]
1862, 30 January
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Billy Embleton
 
LL/84998 [Further details available]

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LL/88027
Unidentified photographer
Mines de fer dans l'Oural, le minerai se trouve à fleur du sol
[Russie du nord-est et de Sibérie]
1890 (handwritten)
Photograph
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
Département Société de Géographie, SG WC-374, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8594552g
 
LL/88027

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LL/88028
Unidentified photographer
Mines de fer dans l'Oural, le minerai se trouve à fleur du sol
[Russie du nord-est et de Sibérie]
1890 (handwritten)
Photograph
 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie
Département Société de Géographie, SG WC-374, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8594552g
 
LL/88028

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LL/33438
Bill Brandt
Coal Searcher Going Home to Jarrow
1936 (taken) 1970s (print)
Gelatin silver print
13 1/4 x 11 1/4 in (33.6 x 28.5 cm)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Courtesy of Swann Galleries (Auction, Oct 22, 2009, Photographs & Photographic Literature, Sale 2191 Lot 170)
 
LL/33438 [Further details available]

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LL/49660
J.C. Burrow
A Mill At The 412, Dolcoath Min
1893
Woodburytype
14.4 x 9.7 cm
 
British Library
Shelfmark: 7105.e.21
 
LL/49660

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LL/50044
B. Anthony Stewart
A close-up portrait of a coal miner in Omar, West Virginia
1938
Black and white photograph
 
National Geographic - FOUND
Posted on FOUND, 15 March 2013.
 
LL/50044

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LL/48263
Colin Jones
Seven Sisters, South Wales
1997
Gelatin silver print
48 x 33cm (18 7/8 x 13in)
 
Bloomsbury Auctions - London
Photographs, 22 May 2012, Lot: 122
 
LL/48263 [Further details available]

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LL/43274
Louie Palu
Gold miner drilling in a sub-level, Cheminis Mine, Larder lake, Ontario.
[Cage Call]
1991-2006
Gelatin silver print
16 x 20 ins
 
Provided by the artist - Louie Palu
 
LL/43274 [Further details available]

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LL/66670
Harold Cazneaux
Mountain of iron
1935
Bromoil transfer photograph
32.3 x 25.6 cm (comp.)
 
Queensland Art Gallery
Purchased 1984, Acc: 1984.109
 
LL/66670

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LL/66650
Richard Daintree
No. 17. Gold Miners' Bark HutFree Selector's Slab Hut
[Images of Queensland]
1870 (ca)
Autotype
 
Queensland Art Gallery
Purchased 2009 with funds raised through the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation 30th Anniversary Appeal, Acc: 2009.212.017
 
LL/66650

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LL/53885
Charles Marville
Carrières d’Amérique (espace compris entre le Boulevard Serrurier et la rue de Mexico) (The America Quarries,between the Boulevard Serrurier and the rue de Mexico)
1877 (before)
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
25.5 x 36.5 cm (10 1/16 x 14 3/8 in.)
 
Musée Carnavalet
 
LL/53885 [Further details available]

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LL/84203
Unidentified photographer
[Oil wells in Persia]
1870s
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/84203

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LL/84204
Unidentified photographer
[Oil wells in Persia]
1870s
Albumen print
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/84204

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LL/58635
Carleton E. Watkins
#142 The Metal Chamber, New Almaden
[C. E. Watkins, Pacific Coast]
n.d.
Stereoview
 
Cowan Auctions, Inc
Wes Cowan Stereoview Auction, 30 March 2015, Lot: 82
 
LL/58635 [Further details available]

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LL/62322
Luis Boudat Ducollier
Oficina Ramirez, calderos y bateas
[Album de las Salitreras de Tarapaca]
1889
Albumen print
 
Private collection, Ciudad Real, Spain
 
LL/62322

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LL/86773
Unidentified photographer
Imperial Oil in Sarnia
1899
Photograph
 
Private collection of John S. Rochon
 
LL/86773

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LL/88662
Unidentified photographer
Quarry workers in Vermont
1890s
Glass negative, broken, inverted
 
Private collection of Stephen Restelli
 
LL/88662

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LL/8632
Lewis W. Hine
Breaker boys working in Ewen Breaker of Pennsylvania Coal Co.
1911, January
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
LOT 7477, no. 1942 / LC-DIG-nclc-01131 - color digital file from b&w original print
 
LL/8632

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LL/47029
Robert Yarnall Ritchie
[Operator checking pipeline manifold, Dollarhide Plant, Pure Oil Company]
1954
Colour print
33.1 x 25.7 cm
 
DeGolyer Library, South Methodist University - SMU
SMU - Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph, Call Number : Ag1982.0234
 
LL/47029

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LL/49350
Chris Killip
Rocker and Rosie going home, Seacoal Beach, Lynemouth, Northumberland
[In Flagrante]
1984 (taken) 1986 (print)
Gelatin silver print
40.5 x 50.2cm (16 x 19 3/4in)
 
Bloomsbury Auctions - London
Auction, Photographs, 23 November 2012, Lot +a104
 
LL/49350 [Further details available]

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LL/66220
Emmet Gowin
Discarded Overburden, Strip Mining; Bohemia, Czech Republic
1992 (taken) 1994 (print)
Silver print, toned
14 x 14 inches (35.6 x 35.6 cm.)
 
Swann Galleries - New York
Images & Objects: Photographs & Photobooks, 19 April 2016, Lot: 222
 
LL/66220

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LL/10557
Edward Burtynsky
Active Section, E.L. Smith Quarry, Barre, Vermont
[Rock of Ages No. 1]
1991
Chromogenic print
 
Provided by the artist - Edward Burtynsky
Courtesy Edward Burtynsky, Toronto
 
LL/10557

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Aerial - Emmet Gowin: Aerial photographs
Agricultural and pastoral - Richard Daintree: Images of Queensland (ca. 1870)
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Events
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Scientific
Ambrotypes - Examples of ambrotypes
Australia - Pictorialism in Australia
Australia - Richard Daintree: Images of Queensland (ca. 1870)
California - Californian Gold Rush (1848-1855)
Canada - Introduction to photography in Canada
Carte de visite - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Chile - E. Maunoury: Andenken an Chile (1865)
Chile - Introduction to photography in Chile
Chile - Luis Boudat Ducollier: Album de las Salitreras de Tarapaca (1889)
Commercial - Richard Daintree: Images of Queensland (ca. 1870)
Commercial - Robert Yarnall Ritchie: Commercial Modernist
Daguerreotypes - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Documentary - Chris Killip: Seacoal
Documentary - Documentary photography
England - Bill Brandt: North
England - Chris Killip: Seacoal
England - Introduction to photography in England
Environment - Edward Burtynsky: What Hath Man Wrought?
Events - Albumen prints: Events
Geology - Introduction to geology and mineralogy
Global trends in Pictorialism - Pictorialism in Australia
Group portraits - Group portraits
Guyana - George W. Bennett: An illustrated history of British Guiana compiled from various authorities (1866)
Industrial - Edward Burtynsky: Quarries
Industrial - Introduction to industrial photography
Industrial - J.C. Burrow: Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground scenes by flash-light (1893)
Industrial - Lewis W. Hine: Coal mines
Industrial - Robert Yarnall Ritchie: Commercial Modernist
Iran - Introduction to photography in Iran
Landscape photography and environmental issues - Edward Burtynsky: What Hath Man Wrought?
Landscape photography and environmental issues - Landscape photography and environmental issues
Magnesium light - J.C. Burrow: Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground scenes by flash-light (1893)
Mining and extraction - Bill Brandt: North
Mining and extraction - Californian Gold Rush (1848-1855)
Mining and extraction - Chris Killip: Seacoal
Mining and extraction - Edward Burtynsky: Quarries
Mining and extraction - J.C. Burrow: Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground scenes by flash-light (1893)
Mining and extraction - Lewis W. Hine: Coal mines
Mining and extraction - Luis Boudat Ducollier: Album de las Salitreras de Tarapaca (1889)
Mining and extraction - Miners
Mining and extraction - Photography and mining
Mining and extraction - Robert Yarnall Ritchie: Commercial Modernist
Occupational - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Lewis W. Hine: Coal mines
Occupational - Miners
Occupations and roles - Carte de visites: Occupations and roles
Occupations and roles - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Portrait - Daguerreotypes: Occupations and roles
Russia - Russian Federation - Introduction to photography in Russia
Scientific - Albumen prints: Scientific
Scientific - Introduction to scientific photography
South America - Introduction to photography in South America
Subterranean photography - J.C. Burrow: Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground scenes by flash-light (1893)
Texas - Robert Yarnall Ritchie: Commercial Modernist
Tipped-in photographs and books illustrated with photographs - George W. Bennett: An illustrated history of British Guiana compiled from various authorities (1866)
Woodburytypes - J.C. Burrow: Mongst Mines and Miners; or Underground scenes by flash-light (1893)
World's Fairs and International Exhibitions - Richard Daintree: Images of Queensland (ca. 1870)


 
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