|Title:||On the Tipple at the Bessie Mine|
|Owner:||Library of Congress|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Date of Creation:||1910 AD|
|Tags:||Photographs Alabama Mining|
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On the tipple at the Bessie Mine, Sloss-Sheffield Steel & Iron Co. These young boys work around and on these coal cars, loaded and empty, while they are running at full speed. It is dangerous. One of these boys said, "Ain't hardly a day goes by that someone don't get pinched or hurt." "I got my leg jammed a while ago and was laid up a week." Location: Bessie Mine, Alabama.