What Did Coal Miners Do –
What’s a Coal Miner to Do Book Description For than one hundred years, until the 1920s, coal production involved blasting a seam of coal and loading it by had into a mine car. In the late 1920s, operators introduced machines into the mines, including the coal loader. In this book, Keith Dix explores the impact of technology on miners.
Nov 05, 2021 One of a series of portraits of miners waiting to go to work on the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine, near Richlands, Virginia. The Mines are open around the clock. Two shifts work in digging and bringing out the coal, the other is.Read More