Tuesday, March 21, 2023

The Appalachian Coal Miner

The true story of the Appalachian coal miner as told by The Appalachian Storyteller. The 1902 Coal Mine Strike of 147,000 workers that changed the entire industry and changed workers rights forever. 

VIDEO HERE  (12:30 minutes)


  1. l worked construction with a lot of WVa boys. Mostly they had stories of their fathers. Many were dead from lung disease or had a mountain fall on their backs. Many fathers crippled up at home when they were just kids.

  2. Looks like early White Privilege


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