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Appalachia: Brookside Mine Strike (1973 1974) Oral

This project focuses on the Brookside Mine Strike in Harlan County, Kentucky, during 1973 1974. United Mine Workers union members in Harlan County went on strike against Eastover Coal Company, which was owned by Duke Power Company.

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Hubert Grubbs Obituary, KY The Harlan Daily

HARLAN — Hubert "Bubby" Grubbs, Jr, 29 of Harlan passed away on Wednesday, from injuries sustained in a coal mining accident. in Harlan, KY to

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Harlan County, Kentucky: striking father Samson Blevins and his kids at home near Everts, Harlan County, Kentucky. 22. Coal mining family at home just outside of Everts, Harlan County, Kentucky.

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Growing Up Hard in Harlan County: G.C. Jones

Growing Up Hard in Harlan County and millions of other books are available for instant access. Proud member of Coal mining family, born in Kitts Coal Camp, Harlan County, Kentucky. Now reside in San Antonio.

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KY Coal Academy to host free mining refresher trainings

Versailles, Ky. The Kentucky Coal Academy will host free mining refresher trainings at Big Sandy Community and Technical Colleges (BSCTC) Pikeville campus and Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical Colleges (SKCTC) Harlan campus this

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Hubert Grubbs Obituary, KY The Harlan Daily

HARLAN — Hubert "Bubby" Grubbs, Jr, 29 of Harlan passed away on Wednesday, from injuries sustained in a coal mining accident. in Harlan, KY to

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Harlan, Kentucky coal miner killed

Harlan, Kentucky coal miner killed By Naomi Spencer 1 April 2016 €€€On Friday, March 25, a continuous mining machine operator was killed by a wall collapse at the Huff Creek No. 1 mine in Evarts, in Harlan County, Kentucky. It is the second coal mining fatality in Kentucky and the fourth in the US overall since January. Including metal

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Kyleidoscope — Explore Kentucky History Online

This pamphlet, entitled "Hell in Harlan," is soliciting support for Harlan County, Kentucky miners on strike. This 1930s coal mining strike was nationally renowned for the violence, involvement of the allegedly communist National Miners' Union (NMU), and federal investigation.

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Harlan, Kentucky coal miner killed

Harlan, Kentucky coal miner killed By Naomi Spencer 1 April 2016 €€€On Friday, March 25, a continuous mining machine operator was killed by a wall collapse at the Huff Creek No. 1 mine in Evarts, in Harlan County, Kentucky. It is the second coal mining fatality in Kentucky and the fourth in the US overall since January. Including metal

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Harlan County Revisited – Memory of a Miner

And lastly, the Harlan Fox Mining Co – presumably derived from the Harlan Fox Coal Co – was in operation from 1925 1932. I've read that in its heyday, the Blackjoe coal camp consisted of 60 or so houses.

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Harlan, KY Coal Mine Explosion, May 1928

Harlan, Ky., May 23. (AP) THe accidental explosion of a box of percussion caps which set off a load of dynamite was said today to have caused last night's explosion in the Kenvir coal mine. It cost at least seven lives and threatened 75 other workers, whom, however, are believed to have escaped except one, who is missing.

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Harlan County, USA

Harlan County, USA is a 1976 Oscar winning documentary film covering the "Brookside Strike", an effort of 180 coal miners and their wives against the Duke Power Company owned Eastover Coal Company's Brookside Mine and Prep Plant in Harlan County, southeast Kentucky in 1973.

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Mining in Harlan, KY

Results for Mining in Harlan, KY. Get free custom quotes, customer reviews, prices, contact details, opening hours from Harlan, KY based businesses with Mining keyword.

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The Price of Coal, Part II

The Price of Coal, Part II actively courted potential members in the eastern Kentucky coalfields, and many of the miners embraced it in the hope that it would provide the support that the UMWA had withheld. Based on its findings, the U.S. Department of Justice prosecuted 69 Harlan County mine operators and law officers for "criminally

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Harlan, Kentucky mine worker killed, three injured in

A contract mine worker in Harlan County, Kentucky was killed early Tuesday morning after he lost control of a coal truck on site at the Rex Coal Strip Mine #1. Rhett Mosley, 32, of Perry County

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2002 DIRECTORY OF MINES DISTRICT

2002 directory of mines district monarch mining of kentucky inc a 1 eddie hendrickson pineville 18250. harlan cumberland coal co llc d 2 joseph t. bennett grays knob 11459.2 dione 71,509 9 293 darby 42" 0 4

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Welcome to James River Coal Company

James River Coal Company mines and sells bituminous, steam, metallurgical and industrial grade coal through six operating subsidiaries located throughout Eastern Kentucky, Southern West ia and Southern Indiana. We are the sixth largest coal producer in Central Appalachia and the fifth largest in the Illinois Basin.

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BIBLIOGRAPHY Harlan County, Kentucky PINE

Carbonizing properties and petrographic composition of Taggart bed coal from mines 30 and 31, Lynch, Harlan County, Ky: And the effect of blending this coal with Pocahontas no. 3 and no. 4 bed coals. Washington: U.S. G.P.O.

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Nally & Hamilton Enterprises, Kentucky

Nally & Hamilton Enterprises, Harlan, Kentucky. 22 likes · 21 were here. Petroleum Service

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Harlan County, Kentucky

The Harlan County War, or Bloody Harlan, was a series of coal mining related skirmishes, executions, bombings, and strikes (both attempted and realized) that took place in Harlan County, Kentucky, during the 1930s.

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Hubert Grubbs Obituary, KY The Harlan Daily

HARLAN — Hubert "Bubby" Grubbs, Jr, 29 of Harlan passed away on Wednesday, from injuries sustained in a coal mining accident. in Harlan, KY to

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The Ballad of Harlan County

I was climbing the mountain of my relatives' former coal mine in Harlan County, Kentucky, walking the land where my grandfather worked for nearly forty years. Brittle vines covered the old office building, the commissary, and the beer hall, which looked as though they could double as a movie set for a Wild West ghost town.

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Coal Mining – Cave City, Kentucky

HARLAN, Ky. — Kentucky coal miners bled and died to unionize. Their workplaces became war zones, and gun battles once punctuated union protests. In past decades, organizers have been beaten, stabbed and shot while seeking better pay and safer conditions deep underground.

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