First edition. 8vo. Pictorial wrappers, 128 pp., introduction, illustrated, facsimilies, map, sources. A history of the Houghton County Mine Inspectors and how they filled their reports regarding fatal copper mining accidents. The reports were intended to give a brief description of each "important" fatal accident in Houghton County mines for the period ending September 30th of each year. The inspector ignored thousands of less-than-fatal injuries. Fine copy.
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