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Appalachia, Goodbye (AMI)
Appalachia, Goodbye (AMI)
Audio Visual Material
A short story by Eli Gover about the destruction wrought in Appalachia by the coal economy. Featu...
Appalachian Media Institute collection
Armistice Day 1974
Armistice Day 1974
Audio Visual Material
This Armistice Day show includes several segments. "Wives and Widows" includes footage of veteran...
Mountain Community Television Collection, 1972-1978
As Long as It Takes (AMI)
As Long as It Takes (AMI)
Audio Visual Material
This video from 1993 features testimony and footage from union coal miners on strike at the Beth-...
Appalachian Media Institute collection
Blood Stained Coal (AMI)
Blood Stained Coal (AMI)
Audio Visual Material
Blood Stained Coal: The Scotia Mine Disaster  2000  12 minutes.  James Pigman, Jeremy...
Appalachian Media Institute collection
Can You Put it Back (AMI)
Can You Put it Back (AMI)
Audio Visual Material
A film about surface mine reclamation in Eastern Kentucky. Filmed and edited by Michael Matney & ...
Appalachian Media Institute collection
Diggin for a Livin (AMI)
Diggin for a Livin (AMI)
Audio Visual Material
Digging for a Living  1997  15 minutes.  Linda Burgen, Jeremy Bussey, Chastity Harris...
Appalachian Media Institute collection
Duplication master (preservation) - Coal Miner Frank Jackson (full film)
Duplication master (preservation) - Coal Miner Frank Jackson (full film)
Audio Visual Material
Portrait of a coal miner which includes footage in and around Laurel Branch Mine in Virginia.  Fr...
Audiovisual items (CMFJ); Master and Preservation elements (CMFJ)
Entering the mine
Entering the mine
Audio Visual Material
Miners working in a underground mine.
Underground Miner materials
Field audio of miners discussing health and safety
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing working in coal mines. A group of men discuss dangers of coal mining and health ...
Coal Camp materials
Field audio recording of a man discussing union issues - UMWA Press Conference
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing regulations and compensation for coal miners, contracts and strikes, [Sam] Churc...
United Mine Workers of America 1970: A House Divided materials, c.1971
Field audio recording of UMWA Press Conference
Audio Visual Material
A press conference about new contract for mining company, address by Sam [Church?], UMWA agreemen...
United Mine Workers of America 1970: A House Divided materials, c.1971
Fighting for a Breath
Fighting for a Breath
Audio Visual Material
Appalshop documentary on Pneumoconiosis, commonly know as black lung.
Fighting for a Breath materials, c.1995
Inside and outside the mine - interview with driver
Inside and outside the mine - interview with driver
Audio Visual Material
Miners working in a underground mine, men discuss why they decided to be miners, working in the m...
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - city people, dangers of mining
Inside the mine - city people, dangers of mining
Audio Visual Material
Miners working inside a mine, production staff asks questions about roof bolts, mine safety, city...
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - continuous miner
Inside the mine - continuous miner
Audio Visual Material
Miners working underground, machines whirring in background, continuous miner. Man talks to produ...
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - jokes, animals
Inside the mine - jokes, animals
Audio Visual Material
Coal miners working underground, discuss jokes, working underground, animals in mines, dangers of...
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - machine noise, fossils
Inside the mine - machine noise, fossils
Audio Visual Material
Miners working in an underground mine. A miner discusses fossils as an indication of "bad top."
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - machine noise & mostly dark
Inside the mine - machine noise & mostly dark
Audio Visual Material
Miners working in an underground mine. 
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - setting crib, rock falls
Inside the mine - setting crib, rock falls
Audio Visual Material
Miners shoveling coal off belt. Men set a crib to hold the top up.
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - sounding the top, noise
Inside the mine - sounding the top, noise
Audio Visual Material
Miners working in a underground mine, men discuss working in the mines.
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - strange things, interdependence
Inside the mine - strange things, interdependence
Audio Visual Material
Miners discussing coal mining culture, life as a coal miner, hazards of working underground, the ...
Underground Miner materials
Inside the mine - what makes an underground miner
Inside the mine - what makes an underground miner
Audio Visual Material
Group of miners working in an underground mine, discussing what it's like to work in the mine
Underground Miner materials
Interview with a man about land grants, timber and coal industries
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing local history, land grants, the arrival of the railroads, logging operations, fo...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with a man about the Virginian Railway, changes in the transportation and coal industries
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing the Virginian Railway, changes in the transportation and coal industries, mechan...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with a man (coal operator?) about good conditions in coal camps, prohibition
Audio Visual Material
A man talking about coal mining, changes in the industry, miners' responsibility for accidents, p...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with a woman about social life & economics in coal camp during Brookside strike
Audio Visual Material
A woman talking about family politics, wages, coalmining, UMWA strikes, state police
Coal Camp materials
Interview with coal miner about company doctors, rats, bad air
Audio Visual Material
A coal miner discussing the inadequate medical care provided by company doctors, the rats who liv...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with coal miner about his work
Audio Visual Material
A man talking about conditions in the mines for men and animals, other mining issues.
Coal Camp materials
Interview with Jim Stanley about labor struggles, exploitation by the company
Audio Visual Material
A man discusses the struggle to unionize the coal mines, thugs, safety conditions in mines, strip...
Coal Camp materials
Interview with man about coal camp life at Brookside, union
Audio Visual Material
Man is interviewed about life in coal camps, changes throughout time. Slightly muffled audio. 
Coal Camp materials
Interview with man about different coal miners
Audio Visual Material
A man discusses working in the mines, being a supervisor, tells stories about different experienc...
Coal Camp materials
Interview with man about life as a Brookside miner
Audio Visual Material
"John Hinson, Brookside Ky, #5 of 6; Label on Front:  1st coal camp, this co, #5;" Notes on...
Coal Camp materials
Interview with man about life in the mountains before coal mines
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing life in the mountains before the coal mines and railroads, mountaineers, life in...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with miner about coal camp life, changes throughout time
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing coal camps, coal mining, and the changes in community and economic life that coi...
Coal Camp materials; Field audio recordings - Coal Camp
Interview with miner about mine safety & accidents
Audio Visual Material
A coal miner discussing working in the mines, various instances of the danger of mine work.
Coal Camp materials
Interview with miner (mine owner?) about coal camp life
Audio Visual Material
A man discussing his career as the owner of a mine, the cultural make-up of coal camp, amenities ...
Coal Camp materials
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