ERIC Number: EJ612173
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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From Mountain Men to Miners.
Stevens, Robert L.; Fogel, Jared A.
Social Education, v63 n5 p262-68 Sep 1999
Examines three of the changes wrought by coal mining: (1) the miner's working conditions; (2) the establishment of company towns; and (3) the violence that ensued when miners from Harlan County, Kentucky, referred to as "Bloody Harlan," tried to better their lives by joining labor unions. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Kentucky