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    Incline (?) Carbon Canyon
    Catalog ID: S1992.11.6
    Call Number: S1992.11.6
    Black and white, fairly distant undated photographic image of a steep incline with tracks, probably for coal cars, on a hill in Carbon Canyon, Carbonado, Pierce County, WA. A line of filled coal cars is in image lower foreground, parallel to the lower edge. A few buildings are along the coal car tracks on the steep hill. An open looged area is in image upper left quadrant.
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    [quilt registration record]
    Creation Date: 1930s
    Catalog ID: 1995.118.1.1155
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    Building Coke Ovens
    Creation Date: ca. 1912
    Catalog ID: 2009.108.2
    Black and white image of a worker building coke ovens in Wingate, Pierce County, WA. The photo shows a stone wall partially built and two round, open topped stone structures behind.
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    Carbonado: the history of a coal mining town in the foothills of Mount Rainier, 1880-1937
    Creation Date: 1999
    Catalog ID: 2000.157.1
    Call Number: OVERSIZE/979./77862/St83c/1999
    192 p.; ill., maps, tables; 28 cm.; ''In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Arts History''; Includes bibliographic references
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    {Carbonado restaurant interior]
    Creation Date: c1882
    Catalog ID: 1960.66.1
    Call Number: 1960.66.1
    The interior of a Carbonado restaurant is pictured. The cook in a white apron lounges against the wood counter. Three others also in white aprons are in the foreground. Two men sit at an oil cloth -covered table. A small group of men is in the background. A plate of what appears to be large rolls is on the counter.
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    Carbonado Hotel
    Creation Date: ca. 1910
    Catalog ID: 2014.45.1.3
    Call Number: 2014.45.1.3
    Black and white image of the Carbonado Hotel, Carbonado, Pierce County, WA. The hotel is a two story wooden building with a gabled third floor. A picket fence surrounds the grounds. A woman is standing near the fence, and a man is on the front porch. There is a sign for a dentist near the front entrance. Stuart Miller Collection
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    [Mining operation, Carbonado, WA]
    Creation Date: ca. 1898
    Catalog ID: 2011.0.158
    Black and white image of a mining operation, possibly the Pacific Coast Coal Co., at Carbonado, Pierce County, WA. The photo was taken from a hillside looking down at the mining buildings and the Carbon River. Tracks run along the bottom of the hill by the river and extend across a bridge at two locations. Another building can be seen in the upper right of the photo.
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    Coal Bunkers and Coke Ovens, Carbon Hill Coke Co.
    Creation Date: ca. 1912
    Catalog ID: 2009.108.1
    Black and white image of a coal company in Carbonado, Pierce County, WA. The picture shows a complex of coal ovens and bunkers.
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    Bottom of Incline, Carbon Canyon and Carbon River, Carbonado, Wash.
    Catalog ID: S1992.11.3
    Black and white, undated, postcard overhead image looking down into Carbon Canyon, at the Carbon River and the adjacent buildings of a coal mine.
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    [Entrance to mine, Carbonado, WA]
    Creation Date: ca. 1890
    Catalog ID: 2011.0.157
    Black and white image of a mining operation, possibly the Pacific Coast Coal Co., at Carbonado, Pierce County, WA. The photo shows the entrance to a coal mine at the foot of a hill. A group of men are standing on a platform near the entrance. A car full of coal is on the tracks at the right of the photo, and another is being loaded near where the men are standing.