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Coal Company Store – Carbondale

Posted by JRW on April 5, 2017

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1920 – Athens County

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Carbondale Mine #2

Posted by JRW on April 4, 2017

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Athens County 1910
From Clif Kittle

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Hungarian Row Buchtel

Posted by JRW on March 29, 2017

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Parish of St. Patrick now St. Mary of the Hills.  Route 78 is on the Railroad
from Clif Kittle

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Moonville Tunnel

Posted by JRW on March 27, 2017

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Deserted Vinton County Mining Town rumored to be haunted Zaleski, Ohio
from Clif Kittle

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Company Houses New York Coal Company

Posted by JRW on March 20, 2017

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Daily Run

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Company Houses RenMar Coal Company

Posted by JRW on March 20, 2017

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Rendville

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Nip Bullock Family

Posted by JRW on March 16, 2017

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1943
Bailey Run, Ohio

Family of Mr. & Mrs. Nip Bullock look on as daughter Mrs. Betty Reed feeds baby, Daughter Betty’s husband is a former moulder now serving in the armed forces Betty pays all expenses for herself and baby, Reading from left to right -Shirley Bullock , age 9 yrs, -Mrs. Nip Bullock, Mr. Nip Bullock, Elsie Bullock age 11, Mary Bullock age 13, Mrs, Betty Reed and son Robt Eugene ge 6 months, Tommy Bullock age 5.  Home has two rooms and a kitchen.  No facilities of any kind .  Electricity may be had by the tent paying for wire to be put in.    The cabin rented for $6 a month.  It has been occupied by Mr. Bullock for 13 years. 

Mr. Bullock who is about 55 years old has been a miner all of his life.  Due to spasmodic work in the past he is still trying to get out debt.  Gross income for 1943 is $1.380.  Check off taxes and other taxes whittles it down to under one thousand dollars

 

 

 

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Mine No. 4 Hooper in Buchtel Area

Posted by JRW on August 8, 2016

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Tina Mayoras, Buchtel Scrapbook
Buchtel Area

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Coal Tipple at Drakes (5 Pictures)

Posted by JRW on March 19, 2016

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Stripping Coal on Dane Maxwell Farm (2 Pictures)

Posted by JRW on March 15, 2016

Allen& Imler Coal Co.
Drakes, Ohio

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UMW Journal August 1974

Posted by JRW on February 27, 2016

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UMW of A Coal mining disaster references,
African coal protests.

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T.L. Lewis medallion or watchfob 1908 or 1909

Posted by JRW on February 1, 2016

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“Medallion with likeness and writing; “”T.L. Lewis Our New President””
Lewis (UMW) lived in Shawnee and was a member of the Knights of Labor.”
Shawnee
ebay purchase from Larry Johnson, Colorado Springs, Co.

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Hocking Valley coal signs

Posted by JRW on February 1, 2016

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“Two metal signs ‘Burn Hocking Valley Coal, Nelsonville, O
Manufactured by th ‘Advertisment Plates Company, Toledo, Ohio
” All Donated June 13, 2012

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Ohio Coal Exchange Price List and Calling Card card 1800’s

Posted by JRW on January 27, 2016

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U.S Post Cards Price list and calling card post cards from the office of the Ohio Coal Exchange

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LABOR UNIONS/COAL MINING

Posted by JRW on July 25, 2015

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Document File #3, Slot # 17

The documents below are not digitized and are only available at The Little Cities Archive in downtown Shawnee, Ohio

United Mine Workers of America Credentials for Ansel Moulton

News Articles-1880’s New York Times, 1910 Athens Messenger

“Spies for Hire”

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THE NOBLE AND HOLY ORDER OF THE KNIGHTS OF LABOR AND THE HOCKING VALLEY                                     STRIKE OF 1884—

Posted by JRW on July 25, 2015

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Document File #3 Slot # 16

                        Copy of an historic drama based on the testimonies of miners and mine owners in the Proceedings of the Hocking Valley Strike Investigation Committee of the  General Assembly of the State of Ohio, February 10, 1885

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These documents can be found only at the Little Cities Archive at 5 West Main St., Shawnee, Ohio.

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W.H. Rend in Wichita

Posted by JRW on February 6, 2015

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May 1894

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Baily Run Mine 255

Posted by JRW on October 8, 2014

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from Jeffrey Darbee & Nancy Rechie
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Murray City Mine No. 5

Posted by JRW on October 7, 2014

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from Jeffrey Daubee and Nancy Recchie

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B & O Mine No.3 in Perry County

Posted by JRW on October 6, 2014

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from Jeffrey Darbee and Nancy Recchie

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German Miners Who Led Strike at Buckingham Are Fined

Posted by JRW on July 20, 2014

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December 14, 1882
Athens Messenger

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Buckingham Business Block Demolished by Wind

Posted by JRW on July 20, 2014

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April 13, 1882
Athens Messenger
Ohio Central Coal Company

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Buckingham Exclusively German Miners

Posted by JRW on July 20, 2014

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March 23, 1881
Athens Messenger

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Ohio Central Building Line Between Buckingham and Corning

Posted by JRW on July 19, 2014

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November 10, 1881
Athens Messenger

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New Towns : Buckingham & Hemlock

Posted by JRW on July 19, 2014

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September 22, 1881
Athens Messenger

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