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WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS’ VOICE FILE Mining engineers John Mack and Michael Korb pose in Public Square with a plaque dedicated to the American Institute of Mining Engineers, which was founded in Wilkes-Barre. The A.I.M.E. will be commemorated with a Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission historical marker near the Guard Center on May 16. WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS’ VOICE FILE Mining engineers Michael Korb and John Mack stand across the street from Guard Insurance in Wilkes-Barre.