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! align="center" |'''[[1900-S VAM-23]] '''
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(  Obverse & Reverse)
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!'''Construction Of The New Philadelphia Mint Building '''
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1900-S_RonH_VAM-23_REV_02262012.jpg|'''1900-S VAM-23 Reverse'''
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Granite Lady 1874-1937.png
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Receiving Room.png
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Office of Assistant Treasurer Cashier.png
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2nd floor offices.png|2nd floor offices
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Bullion carts.jpg
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Weighing Room SF Mint 1882.png
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Weighing Room SF Mint.jpg|Weighing Room
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Corless Engine NO. 1.png
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Boiler Room Basement 2.png
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Boiler Room Basement.png
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Deposit Melting Room.png
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Deposit Melting Room 2.png|Deposit Melting Room
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90-Old-Mint-.jpg
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Silver Melting Room.png
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Silver Melting Room 2.png
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Washing Room SF Mint.png|Washing Room SF Mint
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Coining Room.png|Coining Room
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Coining Room 2.png
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Coining Room 3.png
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SF-Old-Mint.jpg|Gold Ingot Production Ground Floor
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Gold bullion Vault.png|Gold bullion vault
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Gold Storage in San Francisco Mint.jpg
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San Francisco Mint Vaults.jpg|Mint vault
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San Francisco Mint Vaults -2.jpg|Mint vault
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San francisco Mint Vaut Door.jpg|Vault door
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Machine Shop SF Mint.jpg|Machine shop
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1906 Earthquake and SF Mint.png
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1906 SF Mint.png
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1906 Earthquake Damage.png
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Granite Lady Remains Standing.png
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! align="left" | '''San Francisco Mint Equipment Problems'''
 
! align="left" | '''San Francisco Mint Equipment Problems'''

Revision as of 22:43, 10 February 2020

1900-S Boiler Problem

San Francisco Mint Equipment Problems
Working conditions at the San Francisco Mint in 1900 stand in sharp contrast compared to today standards (2020). In 1900 at the San Francisco Mint there was no electrical lighting, most machinery had not been upgraded or replaced since 1874 and the machinery did not run off of electricity. In addition, at all three mints the boilers, ovens and furnaces were fueled by wood or coal. In March of 1900 the first gas fired Annealing furnace went online at the Philadelphia Mint. Shortly after the Annealing furnace went online gas was extended to the Melting, Tempering and furnaces for the die department. The New Orleans Mint first gas plant was online by May 25, 1900. The first gas furnace approved for the San Francisco Mint was August 29, 1900. The new Philadelphia Mint building that opened in June of 1901 had the most modern equipment for that time period.


1900-S VAM-23

( Obverse & Reverse)

Construction Of The New Philadelphia Mint Building

(Photos of the New Philadelphia Mint Building)








San Francisco Mint Equipment Problems Philadelphia Mint's New Building
1. Appropriations for New SF Equipment 1. Philadelphia Mint's New Building .
2. San Francisco Equipment Inspection 2. New machinery for New Philadelphia Mint
3. San Francisco Boiler Replacement Cost 3. Gas furnaces
4. San Francisco Boiler Problem 4. Electrolytic Refinery Process
5. New SF Mint Gas Furnace 5. Mint Vaults and Storage of Morgan Dollars


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