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Women & Coal Mining

Getting started - women coal miners; coal miners' wives; women activist and coal mining

Background Information


Journal and Magazine Articles

Reichart, Karaleah S.  2001. “Narrating Conflict: Women and Coal in Southern West Virginia” [ethnographic interviews].  Journal of Appalachian Studies 7 (Spring): 6-18. (Location: Special Collections - Mountain)


Sale, Anna. 2007. “Sisters in Coal: A History of Women in the West Virginia Mines.” Goldenseal: West Virginia Traditional Life 33, no. 1 (Spring): 10-17. (Location: Special Collections - Mountain) 

Masters Thesis and PhD Disserations

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