Archive for December 19th, 2016

Originally published in The Seattle Daily Times, December 20, 1917


Frantic efforts are being made to reach six men caught in workings of colliery in Wilkeson

WILKESON, Thursday, Dec. 20 – Under the direction of pit bosses, mine superintendents, the state mine inspector, and a representative of the United States Bureau of Mines, every man who could find room to work has been laboring to reach the entombed Wilkeson miners since they were cut off Tuesday night. (more…)

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