Mine Treats Me Well: 1937

Mine Treats Me Well: 1937

New half-million dollar home of United Mine Workers nearing completion, Washington, D.C. Work on the $500,000 new home of John L. Lewis And his United Mine Workers Organization was being rapidly pushed to completion. Note the penthouse being erected atop the building. It will house a kitchenette which officials say will be used to serve refreshments to officers of the union when they hold late sessions. Photo taken August 26, 1937. Photo by Harris & Ewing. Old photograph provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.