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Harlan miners speak

National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners.

Harlan miners speak

report on terrorism in the Kentucky coal fields

by National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners.

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal miners -- Kentucky -- Harlan County.,
  • Coal miners -- Kentucky.,
  • Coal Strike, Ky., 1932.,
  • Labor unions -- Kentucky.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by members of the National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners; Theodore Dreiser, Lester Cohen, Anna Rochester [and others].
    ContributionsDreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8039.M62 U6465
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 348 p.
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18077797M
    LC Control Number32008778

    Harlan Miners Speak: Report on Terrorism in the Kentucky Coal Fields Prepared by Members of the National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners Theodore Dreiser, Lester Cohen, Anna Rochester, Melvin P. Levy, Arnold Johnson, Charles R. Walker, John Dos Passos, Adelaide Walker, Bruce Crawford, Jessie Wakefield, Boris Israel, Sherwood. Back in the day, Blackjoe was home to three different coal companies. The Harlan Fox Coal Co operated from Simultaneously the J B Blue Gem Coal Co ran from And lastly, the Harlan Fox Mining Co – presumably derived from the Harlan Fox Coal Co – was in operation from

    Title Coal miners, Harlan County, Kentucky Summary Photographs show unemployed coal miner Hiram Shelton, wife Omialee, and children, of Kenvir, Ky. Includes Hiram talking to neighbors and coal miners; gardening with his son; flying a kite with children; Omialee attending a revival at the Church of God (Mountain Assembly); washing clothes and cleaning around the home; waiting with others in a. Harlan County, USA is a documentary film covering the "Brookside Strike", an effort of 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 It won the Oscar for Best Documentary at the 49th Academy tion company: Cabin Creek Films.

    "Harlan Miners Speak Terrorism in the Kentucky Coal Fields, Report of the Dreiser Committee". Cohen wrote one of the pieces in the book put together by the Dreiser Committee published in by Harcourt Brace. TV appearance. Cohen was on the game show to To Tell the Truth on Decem He was one of the three men claiming to be Jack. They Say in Harlan County is not a book about coal miners so much as a dialogue in which more than Harlan County women and men tell the story of their region, from pioneer times through the dramatic strikes of the s and '70s, up to the present.


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