Gift Shop

All items are available in the gift shop:

 

Historic Pictures
 

Historic Photo Reprints – $12 each

Four different pictures available:
  1. Western Coal & Mining Company, Pittsburg, Ks. Mine #22 (1/2 mile north, 1/2 mile east of Arma, Ks ) Taken March 20, 1940.
  2. Western Coal & Mining Company, Pittsburg, Ks. Mine #24 (The site is located between Cockerill and Foxtown on the south side of the road on Hwy K-47.) “Photo A” (March 16,1940)
  3. Western Coal & Mining Company, Pittsburg, Ks. Mine #24 (The site is located between Cockerill and Foxtown on the south side of the road on Hwy K-47.) “Photo C” (March 16,1940)
  4. Western Coal & Mining Company, Pittsburg, Ks. Mine #Unknown
The following items are available in the gift shop and are also available for shipping:

 

Coal Mining Days in the Weir-Pittsburg Coal Field
 

Coal Mining Days in the Weir-Pittsburg Coal Field – $40

A book by Debby O. Close which peers into the lifestyle of the early coal miners of Southeast Kansas.

 

It can be purchased at:
  • Miners Hall Museum or
  • By phone (620-231-7419) or
  • By mail (send a check/money order for $40 to Miners Memorial, P.O. MM, Pittsburg, KS 66762).

 

Weir-Pittsburg Coalfield Map
 

Weir-Pittsburg Coalfield Map – $5

This map shows mine names and camps sites in the Weir-Pittsburg area.

 

It can be purchased at:
  • Miners Hall Museum
  • Pittsburg Public Library
  • Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce
  • By mail for an additional $3 for S & H (send a check/money order for $8 to Miners Memorial, P.O. MM, Pittsburg, KS 66762

 

Raisin Pie in a Miner's Bucket Book
 

Raisin Pie in a Miner’s Bucket – $50

This book is a collection of oral histories and family recipes from residents of former mining camps of Southeast Kansas, as well as examples of Kansas folklore. Carolyn Loss Winters and Kaye Lynne Webb, Editors.

 
 

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The
Miners Hall Museum is proud to have been selected to host the Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit "The Way We Worked" May-June, 2013. Almost 6,000 visitors from 38 states and 5 foreign countries enjoyed this special exhibit. We are honored to have been chosen and appreciate the opportunity to showcase our own exhibits along with the Smithsonian.
"The Way We Worked" Kansas tour is sponsored by the Kansas Humanities
Council in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution's Museum on Main
Street program. Support for "The Way We Worked" Kansas tour has been
provided by the Ross and Marianna Beach Foundation, the Western Kansas
Community Foundation, and Jostens. Support for Museum on Main Street has
been provided by the United States Congress.

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