Breaker Boys Meeting
FES Title: Breaker Boys Meeting- full page
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Date: 11/15/1902
Size: 17.75″H x 14.25″W
Medium: charcoal-on-paper
Type: illustration
Published: Nichols, Francis H. “Children of the Coal Shadows.” McClure’s Magazine, February 1903: 441.
caption: A Breaker Boys Union Meeting

Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustation and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia, Drexel University: 1986: 53.
caption: 54. Breaker Boys Meeting

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover
Exhibitions: 1986 FES Drexel (catalog)
Comments: TP 1/15/02; form 9/11/07; index; edit
Commentary: For commentary, see #145.
See related photograph by Schoonover of a ‘breaker boys meeting’ in Scranton, Pennsylvania. (#148p)
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Lydia Chichester Laird, New Castle, Delaware; The Historical Society of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware
[1976]; Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; Robert and Irene Snyder, Newark, Delaware; private collection [2004]