Coal Mine at Walbrzych, Silesia.

Title

Coal Mine at Walbrzych, Silesia.

Subject

Coal, industry, Reconstruction of Poland

Description

This image of coal mining in Walbrzych, Silesia (a town a little over 250 kilometers from Piekary, and belonged to the German territory that was given to Poland after the war) accompanied an article illustrating "Life in Silesia," specifically referencing the importance of coal mining to the region and the reconstruction of the country.

Creator

Alex Chen

Source

Poland of Today, March 1947 Issue. p. 4

Date

1947

Type

Photograph

Files

coal mine in silesia copy.jpg

Citation

Alex Chen, “Coal Mine at Walbrzych, Silesia.,” Mapping Cultural Space Across Eurasia, accessed December 8, 2022, https://eurasia.omeka.fas.harvard.edu/items/show/890.

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