Cummings / Crawford Cottage
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The Cummings / Crawford Cottage is on display at the Hanna Basin Museum. The cottage is an original Union Pacific Coal Company house lived in over time by the Cummings and Crawford families. It has been restored to near its original color and condition.
Robert and Sarah (While) Cummings Lived in the Coal Miner's Cottage
The kitchen stove served multiple functions. It was used to cook, heat the hot water (water tank is located at the top right in the picture) and heat the kitchen area. It took experience, care and concentration to cook on a wood and coal fired stove. (Cummings Collection)