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James Luxner lived in the Industrial Mining Camp and in Superior during his childhood. His father and grandfather were miners in Colorado; his father working in the Industrial Mine until it closed in 1945. James talks about his life as … Continue reading
People: Morrison family, Brundage family Places: Superior, Industrial Mine, Industrial Mine Shop Topics: Morrison family history, Brundage family history, Industrial Mine (timbermen, joy loader, pulley house, tipple, pay, mining camp buildings, founding of mine), Superior school (buildings, classes, teachers, specific … Continue reading
People: Laverne Roach Places: Superior, Industrial Mine Camp, Industrial Mine Topics: coal mining, mining wages (1931-1945), mining conditions, mining job descriptions, rescue group, Mine Workers Union, Black Lung disease, Industrial Mine Camp, mining camp homes, mining camp children’s … Continue reading
People: Morrison family, Le Comte family (also spelled LaComte, Lacomte, and LeComte) Places: Superior, Industrial Mine Camp, Louisville Topics: farm life in Superior area in 1920s and 1930s, school days in Superior (1925-1937), life in the Industrial Mine … Continue reading