Coal mining in the Cle Elum area offered many men employment. The mine tipple or mine entrance was located close to the mining family homes. Image is of Independent Mine on 3rd street Cle Elum, Washington. Near where senior center is located today.
"Mine Tipple and Miners' Homes" (2014). Roslyn African American History Photographs. 29.
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Cle Elum, Washington, Kittitas County (Wash.) - History, Coal mining, Coal miners