Miner Prepares to Load Coal After Shooting

Identifier:
003061
Title:
Miner Prepares to Load Coal After Shooting
Date:
ca. 1920
Description:
'This very coarse lumpy mine run coal is the result of proper shooting. The miner is paid on a tonnage basis for loading this coal into mine cars. He is required to watch his coal carefully as he loads it and see that no impurities become mixed with the coal.'
Subjects:
Coal miners., Coal mines and mining., Coal Mines and Mining--Miners at Work.
Acquisition Method:
Acquired
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView