Kentucky Coal Miners....1902. My great grandfather died in this year, in Breathitt County, KY. It was a very violent time, full of crime and poverty. I don't even have a photo of him.
Appalachia's Artists - Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, at Fiddler's Grove, 2003, Union Grove, Iredell County, NC.
Mountain people carrying a homemade coffin up creek bed to the family plot on the hillside where it will be buried up South Fork of the Kentucky River near Jackson, Kentucky.
Coal miners WV 1946
west virginia mines | Coal mining vintage photo
Durham miners, 1965 © John Bulmer
Three Generations of Mine Employees
Lewis Hine : North Carolina cotton mill, 1908
sheffield coal miners !"! England (My Grandfathers were both miners)