Great Anthracite Coal Mine
(Opened on May 3)
-- 25¢ adult admission, also
saw 10¢ ticket (child?)
* Near Palace of Mines & Metallurgy, in the 'Mining Gulch'
* Some early (pre-Fair) maps show this concession (was to be) located on The Pike
* Simulated a real Coal Mine with electrical exhibits and those of his own inventions were set up properly as well as well-handled and presented by his staff.
Lee Gaskins' AT THE FAIR The 1904 St. Louis World's Fair
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The underground resturant at the Great Anthracite Coal Mine. This sketch illustrates a Dutch dinner for patrons.