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Author MCATEER, Davitt
Title Monongah : The Tragic Story of the 1907 Monongah Mine Disaster
Imprint Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, 2007
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Series WEST VIRGINIA and APPALACHIA Ser. ; v.volume 6
WEST VIRGINIA and APPALACHIA Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface to the Paperback Edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction by Robert B. Reich -- 1. J. H. Leonard, Oiler for the No. 6 Mine -- 2. The Northern Coal Fields of West Virginia -- 3. Lester Emmitt Trader: Assistant Fire Boss at Age 22 -- 4. The Company Men -- 5. The Mining Companies: The Early Years -- 6. The City of Mines -- 7. Immigrants Wanted -- 8. "Hire Bands or Anything That Is Necessary" -- 9. And The Explosion Came -- 10. Escape and Rescue -- 11. "They Are All Gone" -- 12. "We Know So Little About How These Explosions Occur" -- 13. The Monongah Mine Relief Fund in Aid of Sufferers from the Monongah Mine Explosion -- 14. Wheels of Justice -- 15. The Number -- 16. "An End to This Huge Loss and Waste" -- 17. The Conscience of a Nation -- Postscript -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Individuals Mentioned in Monongah -- Reprint of the Mines Relief Committee Report -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: MCATEER, Davitt Monongah : The Tragic Story of the 1907 Monongah Mine Disaster Morgantown : West Virginia University Press,c2007 9781938228896
Subject Marion County (W. Va.) - History - 20th century
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Alt Author McAteer, Davitt
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