coal miners are brave souls

coal miners are brave souls

Kentucky Coal Miner.

Kentucky Coal Miner.

Coal miner Lee Hipshire in 1976, shortly after emerging from a mine in Logan County, W. Va. at the end of his shift. At age 36, he had worked 26 years underground. WHAT A FACE. I can't help but not stare at it. The light. The shadows. The everything.

Documenting 'Dirty' Jobs: Miners At Work

Coal miner Lee Hipshire in 1976, shortly after emerging from a mine in Logan County, W. Va. at the end of his shift. At age 36, he had worked 26 years underground. WHAT A FACE. I can't help but not stare at it. The light. The shadows. The everything.

Hard Day At Coal Mining Using the 16 Pound Sledge Hammer, Breaking Up Coal For Loading Coal Cars

Hard Day At Coal Mining Using the 16 Pound Sledge Hammer, Breaking Up Coal For Loading Coal Cars

Coal miners bucket- Just like my Daddy's! He always had a special treat in it for me!!!

Coal miners bucket- Just like my Daddy's! He always had a special treat in it for me!!!

This picture was taken in Blantyre October 22, 1877: the day the Blantyre mining disaster in Scotland killed 207 miners. The widows and orphans left behind were evicted by mine owners and were likely sent to poor houses.

This picture was taken in Blantyre October 22, 1877: the day the Blantyre mining disaster in Scotland killed 207 miners. The widows and orphans left behind were evicted by mine owners and were likely sent to poor houses.

Woman Coal Miner, 1890 by mcrarchives, via Flickr

Woman Coal Miner, 1890 by mcrarchives, via Flickr

A coal miner with the last canary to be used down underground.

A coal miner with the last canary to be used down underground.

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Fried Green Tomatoes/Coal Miner's Daughter [2 Discs] [DVD]

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Fried Green Tomatoes/Coal Miner's Daughter [2 Discs] [DVD]

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