CB Obits Years 1900-1945; Last Name Full Name Date Published Date of Death Obit Published in Contributor Born at or Date of Birth Notes; MacKinnon: Mrs. …
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IN TOO DEEP The 100-year capitalist experiment that keeps Appalachia poor, sick, and stuck on coal
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The role of Anthracite Coal Strike: Union Action in 1902 in the history of the United States of America.
Schuylkill County's Cemeteries - large collection of cemetery records for the county.: Kehillath Israel Hebrew Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights; includes photos of stones.
The Labor Union Movement in America. The roots of our country's trade unions extend deep into the early history of America.
a nationwide index of haunted places, brief descriptions of ghostly places
The Coal strike of 1902 (also known as the anthracite coal strike) was a strike by the United Mine Workers of America in the anthracite coalfields of eastern Pennsylvania. ...
Bituminous mining began on a small scale in southwestern Pennsylvania during the mid-eighteenth century. During the mid- and late nineteenth century the industry grew enormously, greatly increasing output and the numbers of mines and workers.
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Atterbury, William W. (1866–1935) - President of Pennsylvania Railroad 1925-1935 [preceded by Samuel Rea]. (Poor's 1917, p 149) Augustowski, Tadeusz - Polskie Koleje Państwowe __-2005.
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Pennsylvania County Map. Easy to use map detailing all PA counties. Links to more Pennsylvania maps as well, including historic Pennsylvania maps and plats.
Early coal extraction was small-scale, the coal lying either on the surface, or very close to it. Typical methods for extraction included drift mining and bell pits.As well as drift mines, small scale shaft mining was used.
The Coal Strike of 1902 – Turning Point in U.S. Policy. The Federal Government, with the Commissioner of Labor in a fact finding role, acted as a 'neutral' for
A Review of St. Michael's First 100 Years: In 1881, six men accepted the invitation of Mr. Eckley B. Coxe, a coal operator, to come to Pennsylvania to work in the anthracite "hard coal" mines. These men were Slovaks-the firs