The anthracite coal industry was always a strong partner with the railroad industry in Pennsylvania. One of the more dominant regional coal companies is Reading Anthracite Coal, formed over 135 years ago and still in business today. Metal sign spotted on display at the Railroad Museum Of Pennsylvania in Strasburg, Lancaster County Pennsylvania.
Busch Pressman Model D 4x5 large format film camera.
210mm F6.8 Rodenstock Geronar lens in Copal BT shutter.
Arista EDU Ultra 400 B&W film, shot at ISO 400.
1/4 second at F22.
Developed in Ilford DD-X 1+4 dilution for 6 minutes @ 20 degrees Celsius using a Beseler 8x10 print drum placed on Unicolor Uniroller 352 auto-reversing rotary base.
4x5" negative scanned with Epson V600.