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View of Mount Carbon / J.R. Smith, Junr. Del., J.R. Smith, Senr Sculpt.

View of Mount Carbon / J.R. Smith, Junr. Del., J.R. Smith, Senr Sculpt...

Print shows an aerial view of the Schuylkill River valley between Mount Carbon on the left and Sharp Mountain on the right. An artist sketches from a ridge on the right.

Map of the counties of Monroe and Carbon, Pennsylvania /

Map of the counties of Monroe and Carbon, Pennsylvania /

General-content county map also showing rural buildings and householders' names; the Stroudsburg and Mauch Chunk (name later changed to Jim Thorpe) borough insets show building coverage and occupants' names. Re... more

Sunray, Texas. Sacking carbon black in a plant. Carbon black is worth 3 12 cents a pound

Sunray, Texas. Sacking carbon black in a plant. Carbon black is worth ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anaconda smelter, Montana. Anaconda Copper Mining Company. Poling in the refining furnace. Wooden poles are plunged into the molten copper; there is a great evolution of gases when this is done and the excess oxygen combines with the carbon of the wood and passes off as carbon monixide. This refining of blister has a stronger affinity for the impurities in the charge than it has for copper

Anaconda smelter, Montana. Anaconda Copper Mining Company. Poling in t...

Annotation on original negative jacket. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information ... more

A colorful rendition of the American flag, painted on the side of a large utility shed in the town of Carbon in Eastland County, Texas

A colorful rendition of the American flag, painted on the side of a la...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Ph... more

A colorful rendition of the American flag, painted on the side of a large utility shed in the town of Carbon in Eastland County, Texas

A colorful rendition of the American flag, painted on the side of a la...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Ph... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee, West Virginia, which produces coke for area steel mills

Scene at the Mountain State Carbon Co. industrial plant in Follansbee,...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: West Virginia Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Pur... more

Helper Commercial District, Floyd House, 290 South Main Street, Helper, Carbon County, UT

Helper Commercial District, Floyd House, 290 South Main Street, Helper...

Significance: This district represents Helper's development as a town that was primarily the result of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad and the mining of the surrounding bituminous coal fields. Helper also serv... more

Parryville Mill, Intersection of Main & Maria Streets, Parryville, Carbon County, PA

Parryville Mill, Intersection of Main & Maria Streets, Parryville, Car...

Significance: Originally built as a grist mill, this building was converted to a general store before 1915. Survey number: HAER PA-164 Building/structure dates: 1900 Initial Construction Building/structure d... more

Lehigh Canal, Lock 10, 2,300 feet south of Weissport-Lehighton Bridge, Weissport, Carbon County, PA

Lehigh Canal, Lock 10, 2,300 feet south of Weissport-Lehighton Bridge,...

Significance: 22 by 100 foot lock constructed in 1829 by the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. The tenth of twelve locks in the 5.5 mile Section One between Dam 1 at Jim Thorpe and the outlet lock at Parryvi... more

New Jersey Zinc Company, Palmerton Plant, Between Route 248 & Hazard Road at Hazard Hamlet, Palmerton, Carbon County, PA

New Jersey Zinc Company, Palmerton Plant, Between Route 248 & Hazard R...

Significance: The New Jersey Zinc Company opened its Palmerton Plant to produce metalic zinc, zinc oxide, spelter, and spiegeleisen from ores mined in Sussex County, New Jersey. The plant included over 31 buil... more

Lehigh Canal, Aquashicola Creek Aqueduct, Lehigh Canal at Aquashicola Creek, Towamensing Trails, Carbon County, PA

Lehigh Canal, Aquashicola Creek Aqueduct, Lehigh Canal at Aquashicola ...

Significance: One of four aqueducts built by the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company. Built on three wood-crib and stone piers, the aqueduct featured a wooden trough and towpath. Both abutments are in stable c... more

Lehigh Valley Railroad, Packerton Shops, Between Packerton Yards of Lehigh Valley Railroad & Lehigh River, Packerton, Carbon County, PA

Lehigh Valley Railroad, Packerton Shops, Between Packerton Yards of Le...

Significance: Once part of an extensive complex of railroad freight car construction and repair shops. This two story steel and brick building is the only survivor. It has a steel frame with brick curt walls,... more

Rickert's Coal & Freight Company, Canal Street, 200 feet south of Lock 8, Weissport, Carbon County, PA

Rickert's Coal & Freight Company, Canal Street, 200 feet south of Lock...

Significance: Probably built in the second quarter of the 19th century as a canal side hotel. Later that century barn/warehouse on the property 50 feet south of the dwelling was the headquarters for Rickert's ... more

Helper Commercial District, Floyd House, 276 South Main Street, Helper, Carbon County, UT

Helper Commercial District, Floyd House, 276 South Main Street, Helper...

Significance: This district represents Helper's development as a town that was primarily the result of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad and the mining of the surrounding bituminous coal fields. Helper also serv... more

Helper Commercial District, Carbon Hotel, 258 South Main Street, Helper, Carbon County, UT

Helper Commercial District, Carbon Hotel, 258 South Main Street, Helpe...

Significance: This district represents Helper's development as a town that was primarily the result of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad and the mining of the surrounding bituminous coal fields. Helper also serv... more

Dimmick Memorial Library, Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, PA

Dimmick Memorial Library, Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-5459 Building/structure dates: 1889 Initial Construction

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