Interview with Jerry Johnson about electricity, Happy Pappies

Audio Visual Material

Identifier
00003869
Alt Identifier
cpb-aacip-138-10jsxrcv
Description
Coal miner Jerry Johnson discusses electricity, carrying water from the spring/creek, washing machines, experiences with coal, panthers, "dog hole" coal mines, the sound of a roof fall, black lung checks, Happy Pappies-Pregnant Fathers Association, first time in the mines [9 yo.], resistance to education and vaccinations, fighting chickens, safety in mines. 
Media Type
Moving Image and Sound
Physical Format
3/4 inch videotape: U-matic
Generation:
Camera Original
Generation - General
Production Element
Container
Item
Color
Color
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Related Collection
Underground Miner materials