A history of the Bureau of Mines Pittsburgh Research Center.
USBM 1990 Jan; :1-23
This report presents the origins of the Bureau of Mines and the evolution of the Pittsburgh Research Center from its inception to its present form. Areas of major research emphasis over the years, as well as administrative reorganizations, are discussed.
Underground-mining; Mine-disasters; Explosions; Coal-mining; Safety-research; Safety-programs; Injuries; Hazards; Explosives; Laboratories
NIOSH Pittsburgh Research Laboratory, P.O. Box 18070, Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Book or book chapter
U.S. Bureau of Mines