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Consumers Coal: 1940

Consumers Coal: 1940

July 1940. "Coal company. Benton Harbor, Michigan." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

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It would be really hard to get some of those coal chunks in a Christmas stocking. Or a stove for that matter.

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