Largest All-Manganese Steel Power Shovel Dipper

Title

Largest All-Manganese Steel Power Shovel Dipper

Subject

Power shovel
Construction equipment
Industrial sites
Horses

Description

Two women sit on top of a power shovel dipper while two men stand behind a horse-drawn wagon and its driver at the side of the dipper.

Photo caption: "Largest all-manganese steel power shovel dipper ever made, 15 cubic yards 37 tons, shipped Feb. 1930, American Manganese Steel Co., Chicago Heights, Ill."

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405628
On the Job in Illinois Collection

Original Format

photographic print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

21 x 26 cm

Citation

“Largest All-Manganese Steel Power Shovel Dipper,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed January 17, 2022, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/29902.