Silver Bow County (Mont.) Sanitary Conditions report
Small Collection 89
"Report of Investigation of Sanitary Conditions in Mines, and of the Conditions Under Which the Miners Live in Silver Bow County"
This collection consists of the report of an investigation from 1908 to 1912 of sanitary conditions in Silver Bow County, Montana's mines, dairies, residences, and county hospital. The report was called for to investigate the high incidence of tuberculosis in the area. Although the term silicosis was not used, much of the information pertains to it.
Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Working class--Montana.; Labor disputes--Montana.; Miners--Disease and hygiene--Montana.; Mines and mineral resources--Montana.; Occupational diseases--Montana.; Public health--Montana.; Silicosis--Montana.; Tuberculosis--Montana.; Butte (Mont.)--Industries--Mines and mining.; Silver Bow County (Mont.)
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