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Monongah Mine Disaster

Dec 06, 1907

Worst U.S. mine disaster killed 361 miners in Fairmont Coal Company's interconnected Nos. 6 and 8 at Monongah


Three other mine disasters occurred including the Monongah Mine Disaster

Other events that happened on or around 1907


President Teddy Roosevelt advocated the formation of a federal agency to investigate mine accidents, teach accident prevention and conduct mine safety research

Other events that happened on or around 1908

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