Alabama Mining Museum

Alabama Mining Museum

{5/365} Alabama Mining Museum, Dora, Alabama

The Alabama Mining Museum located in Dora depicts the development of coal mining from 1890 to 1940. During this period, mining became an important industrial force and the chief source of energy. During this era, coal mining moved from the pick and shovel to machines.

Alabama Mining Museum

In 1984, the Alabama State Senate designated the Alabama Mining Museum as “The Official State Coal Mining Museum of Alabama.

Alabama Mining Museum

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