Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection Number: A&M.1063
Overview Field engineer with the West Virginia Department of Mines. The collection includes papers on coal mine inspection, accidents, safety, and other aspects of mining. There are also several blueprints, maps, and drawings of various mining operations in West Virginia.
Collection Number: A&M.2143
Overview Accident and inspection reports from the West Virginia Department of Mines, subdivided into: fatal accidents, 1919-1932; nonfatal accidents, 1916-1932; minor accidents, 1919-1932; inspection reports, 1919-1927; and sand mines and prosecutions, 1927-1932. He was employed for ten years as the general land agent for West Virginia Central Railroad, and in 1903 established his own business dealing in coal and timber lands in Randolph County. Sutherland was a member of the West Virginia State Senate...