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Wadesville, PA Mining Accident, Aug 1915

POTTSVILLE,----Frank Chamnisky, of St. Clair, aged 45, was killed by a fall of rock at the Wadesville shaft of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company, where he was employed as a miner.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 28 Aug 1915



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