On Sunday, October 3, 1909, one of the worst coal mine explosions occured in Roslyn. Eleven men lost their lives, five hundred men were out of work, and damage was estimated at $150,000.
"Roslyn mine explosion" (1909). Roslyn African American History Photographs. 19.
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Roslyn, Washington, Kittitas County (Wash.) - History, Coal mining, Mine explosions