Mina Rosita Vieja disaster
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The explosion led to the deaths of 200 miners in shaft No. 2. The blast just before six a.m. on the 27th, at the shift change, was thought to be caused by firedamp. Most of those killed were Japanese immigrant laborers.
- "16 Bodies are Taken From Rosita Mine". San Antonio Daily Express. 29 Feb 1908. Retrieved 15 July 2016.
- Christopher G. Morris, Cutler J. Cleveland (15 Nov 2013). Handbook of Energy: Chronologies, Top Ten Lists, and Word Clouds. Elsevier. p. 585. Retrieved 15 July 2016.
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