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Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike

Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike

Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike. By spending eight months in a Durham pit village, Keith Pattison found out that the longest strike in British history wasn''t all

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Homestake Mine (South Dakota) Wikipedia

Homestake Mine (South Dakota) Wikipedia

The Homestake Mine was a deep underground gold mine loed in Lead, South Dakota.Until it closed in 2002 it was the largest and deepest gold mine in North America.The mine produced more than forty million troy ounces (43,900,000 oz 1,240,000 kg) of gold during its lifetime. This is about 70.75 m 3 or a volume of gold roughly equal to 18 677 gallons (a cube with each side being roughly 4.14

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Two images of the miners'' strike, an instant apart: so

Two images of the miners'' strike, an instant apart: so

Dec 06, 2018 · A miner faces a line of police at the Orgreave coking plant during the miners'' strike, June 1984 by Don McPhee, left, and Martin Jenkinson Composite: Don McPhee & Martin Jenkinson

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A Miner''s Story eHISTORY

A Miner''s Story eHISTORY

This article comes from an American miner, resident all his life in the mining district of Pennsylvania. His wages are a trifle over $10 a week for six full days. Before the strike of 1900 he was paid in this region $1.70 per day, or $10.20 a week. If the ten per cent raise had been given, as we expected, his wages would be $1.87 per day

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Coal Miner Records Pennsylvania Historical & Museum

Coal Miner Records Pennsylvania Historical & Museum

Miner''s Certifie Stubs, late 1930s (6 boxes) Miner''s Certifie Stubs, 19391965 (25 boxes) Also present are twentysix microfilm rolls. All refer to the bituminous coal region of western Pennsylvania, with the first sixteen rolls apparently dupliing the Miners'' Certifie Cards (1937, 1938) and the last ten roles (listed below

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19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

Dec 30, 2016 · Other miners and their families in this era weren''t so lucky. These 19 photos show a glimpse of mining life in Kentucky in the first half of the twentieth century. Two things are for certain about mining in the early 1900s: Life was hard—but the miners and their families were tougher.

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Leadville Colorado Western Mining History

Leadville Colorado Western Mining History

In a fabulously rich boomtown it might seem acceptable, even shrewd, to grubstake every prospector that comes through the door, or to buy up every claim or mine that was offered. Ten or even a hundred bad investments could be paid for by just one rich strike, and Leadville had many rich strikes awaiting eager prospectors and their backers.

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The Coal Mining Massacre America Forgot History

The Coal Mining Massacre America Forgot History

Apr 25, 2017 · The combination of perilous working conditions and minerguard tensions led to a massive strike in 1912 in southern West ia (Matewan sits

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43 Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal

43 Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal

Dec 18, 2015 ·ಫ Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal Mines. as the miners attempt to close the depot down during their strike. A speech by a Yorkshire Miner''s

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Miners Strike Videos and HD Footage Getty Images

Miners Strike Videos and HD Footage Getty Images

Find professional Miners Strike videos and Broll stock footage available to licence for film, television, advertising and corporate uses. Getty Images offers exclusive rightsready and premium royaltyfree analogue, HD and 4K video that you won''t find anywhere else in the world.

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Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike

Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike

Here Are Some of the Most Moving Images of the Miners'' Strike. By spending eight months in a Durham pit village, Keith Pattison found out that the longest strike in British history wasn''t all

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Coal Miner Photos and Premium High Res Pictures Getty Images

Coal Miner Photos and Premium High Res Pictures Getty Images

12,989 Coal Miner stock pictures and images. Browse 12,989 coal miner stock photos and images available, or search for coal mining or mining to find more great stock photos and pictures. Explore {{searchView.params.phrase}} by color family {{familyColorButtonText(colorFamily.name)}}

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Miners Strike Stock Pictures, Royaltyfree Photos & Images

Miners Strike Stock Pictures, Royaltyfree Photos & Images

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Strike Out or Strike it Rich: Could You Make it as a

Strike Out or Strike it Rich: Could You Make it as a

Licking the stone, or the "tongue test" as the Ottesons call it, helps the miner to see if the stone will have the hardness it needs, and gives an idea of how it will look when it is polished. When you are licking the stone, if it sticks to your tongue then you know you have highgrade turquoise.

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Queen Elizabeth II: The Real Stories Behind the Tumultuous

Queen Elizabeth II: The Real Stories Behind the Tumultuous

Nov 27, 2019 · Starting in January 9, 1972, over a quarter of a million British coal miners went on strike. Their numbers swelled and occasionally grew violent following the death of miner

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John L. Lewis Strike Newsreel Footage 1919 : Free

John L. Lewis Strike Newsreel Footage 1919 : Free

In November, 1919, Acting President John L. Lewis of the United Mine Workers led 600,000 miners in a five week strike that crippled the bituminous coal industry and the nation as well. The strike was in direct defiance of a court injunction against such action and Woodrow Wilson denounced Lewis as a dictator.

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Montana Mines Mining Artifacts

Montana Mines Mining Artifacts

Rich coal deposits were found there in 1866, and gold was discovered nearby in 1870. An 1880 treaty between the U.S. government and the Crow allowed the area to be settled starting April 11, 1882. The settlement of Red Lodge took off when the Rocky Fork Coal Company opened the area''s first mine in 1887, hundreds of immigrants,Finns, Scots

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Miners in rich seam after strike threatens supplies

Miners in rich seam after strike threatens supplies

Jul 14, 2020 · Mining stocks led the charge in London as copper prices hit a twoyear high on worries that a miners'' strike in Chile could knock supply. Workers at Antofagasta''s Zaldivar mine in northern

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A Miner''s Story eHISTORY

A Miner''s Story eHISTORY

This article comes from an American miner, resident all his life in the mining district of Pennsylvania. His wages are a trifle over $10 a week for six full days. Before the strike of 1900 he was paid in this region $1.70 per day, or $10.20 a week. If the ten per cent raise had been given, as we expected, his wages would be $1.87 per day

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Coal Miner Records Pennsylvania Historical & Museum

Coal Miner Records Pennsylvania Historical & Museum

Miner''s Certifie Stubs, late 1930s (6 boxes) Miner''s Certifie Stubs, 19391965 (25 boxes) Also present are twentysix microfilm rolls. All refer to the bituminous coal region of western Pennsylvania, with the first sixteen rolls apparently dupliing the Miners'' Certifie Cards (1937, 1938) and the last ten roles (listed below

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The Miners'' Strike 198485 • Police, Protests and Public

The Miners'' Strike 198485 • Police, Protests and Public

The Miners'' Strike of 19841985 was an attempt by miners to stop the National Coal Board (NCB) and the government of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher shutting down collieries (mines). By the early 1980s the collieries were losing money. The government announced on 6 March 1984 that 20 collieries would close, meaning that many mining

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&quotTrying to strike it rich!" Picture of Lucky Strike Gold

"Trying to strike it rich!" Picture of Lucky Strike Gold

Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine, Marion Picture: "Trying to strike it rich!" Check out Tripadvisor members'' 1,812 candid photos and videos of Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine

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Miners High Resolution Stock Photography and Images Alamy

Miners High Resolution Stock Photography and Images Alamy

Find the perfect miners stock photo. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. No need to register, buy now!

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Amazing pictures give rare glimpse of  Daily Mail Online

Amazing pictures give rare glimpse of Daily Mail Online

Oct 14, 2014 · The pictures come from the 1960s at a time when coal mining was the lifeblood of many small towns. But they show that despite the difficult work, many embraced a community spirit with the miners

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&quotTrying to strike it rich!" Picture of Lucky Strike Gold

"Trying to strike it rich!" Picture of Lucky Strike Gold

Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine, Marion Picture: "Trying to strike it rich!" Check out Tripadvisor members'' 1,812 candid photos and videos of Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine

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Amazing pictures give rare glimpse of  Daily Mail Online

Amazing pictures give rare glimpse of Daily Mail Online

Oct 14, 2014 · The pictures come from the 1960s at a time when coal mining was the lifeblood of many small towns. But they show that despite the difficult work, many embraced a community spirit with the miners

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Miners Strike Videos and HD Footage Getty Images

Miners Strike Videos and HD Footage Getty Images

Find professional Miners Strike videos and Broll stock footage available to licence for film, television, advertising and corporate uses. Getty Images offers exclusive rightsready and premium royaltyfree analogue, HD and 4K video that you won''t find anywhere else in the world.

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19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

Dec 30, 2016 · Other miners and their families in this era weren''t so lucky. These 19 photos show a glimpse of mining life in Kentucky in the first half of the twentieth century. Two things are for certain about mining in the early 1900s: Life was hard—but the miners and their families were tougher.

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Ludlow Massacre Wikipedia

Ludlow Massacre Wikipedia

The Ludlow Massacre was a massacre perpetrated by antistriker militia during the Colorado Coalfield War.The Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel and Iron Company guards attacked a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families in Ludlow, Colorado, on April 20, 1914, with the National Guard using machine guns to fire into the colony.

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Miners Strike Photos and Premium High Res Pictures Getty

Miners Strike Photos and Premium High Res Pictures Getty

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Remembering the women who kept Britain''s mines running

Remembering the women who kept Britain''s mines running

Nov 15, 2018 · The striking pictures show a miner chipping away at the roof of a thick coal seam in 1910, two young pit boys coming off their shift in 1906 and miners with a

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The 49ers and the California Gold Rush ThoughtCo

The 49ers and the California Gold Rush ThoughtCo

Aug 05, 2019 · Its impact on the history of the American West during the 19th century was immense. Over the next years, thousands of gold miners traveled to California to "strike it rich," and, by the end of 1849, the population of California had swelled by more than 86,000 inhabitants.

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Blue Diamond/Stearns Coal Mining Strike · William H. Berge

Blue Diamond/Stearns Coal Mining Strike · William H. Berge

The Blue Diamond Coal Strike began June 1976 when the managers at the Blue Diamond Mine failed to accept the miners chosen union, the United Mine Workers of America. The main reason the miners went on strike was for better safety in the mine. The strike lasted for two years, with the miners

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The Coal Mining Massacre America Forgot History

The Coal Mining Massacre America Forgot History

Apr 25, 2017 · The combination of perilous working conditions and minerguard tensions led to a massive strike in 1912 in southern West ia (Matewan sits

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Who Really Struck It Rich During the California Gold Rush

Who Really Struck It Rich During the California Gold Rush

Mar 17, 2020 · The Merchant Millionaires. The people who really made money on the California Gold Rush were merchants. Take Levi Strauss.When he heard news of the California Gold Rush, he headed to San Francisco where he established his wholesale dry goods business in 1853. Then in 1872, Strauss partnered with one of his customers, a Reno, Nevada, tailor named Jacob Davis, who was designing

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Queen Elizabeth II: The Real Stories Behind the Tumultuous

Queen Elizabeth II: The Real Stories Behind the Tumultuous

Nov 27, 2019 · Starting in January 9, 1972, over a quarter of a million British coal miners went on strike. Their numbers swelled and occasionally grew violent following the death of miner

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Rosa ''Strike It Rich'' (Grandiflora Rose)

Rosa ''Strike It Rich'' (Grandiflora Rose)

Strongly fragrant, Rosa ''Strike It Rich'' is an exquisite Grandiflora rose with large clusters of full, cupped, goldenorange flowers, 4 in. across (10 cm), adorned with pale pink edges. Opening from long, elegant buds, the brilliant blossoms are borne on unusual red stems and packed with up to 37 petals. They enjoy an intense sweet spice and fruit fragrance.

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19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

19 Rare Vintage Photos That Show Kentucky''s Coal Mining

Dec 30, 2016 · Other miners and their families in this era weren''t so lucky. These 19 photos show a glimpse of mining life in Kentucky in the first half of the twentieth century. Two things are for certain about mining in the early 1900s: Life was hard—but the miners and their families were tougher.

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The Battle of Blair Mountain HISTORY

The Battle of Blair Mountain HISTORY

Sep 01, 2018 · In late August 1921, union miners and coal company supporters clashed near Blair Mountain, West ia, in what has been called the largest armed uprising since the Civil War.

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10,458 Gold Miner Photos Free & RoyaltyFree Stock

10,458 Gold Miner Photos Free & RoyaltyFree Stock

10,458 gold miner stock photos are available royaltyfree. Joaquin Murieta: Vacquero, Gold Miner, & Bandit. Known as a Mexican Robin Hood, he was born in 1829 in Sonora, Mexico, and came to California during the gold Gold nugget in the hand of a gold miner. Gold mining with your own hands.

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10,458 Gold Miner Photos Free & RoyaltyFree Stock

10,458 Gold Miner Photos Free & RoyaltyFree Stock

10,458 gold miner stock photos are available royaltyfree. Joaquin Murieta: Vacquero, Gold Miner, & Bandit. Known as a Mexican Robin Hood, he was born in 1829 in Sonora, Mexico, and came to California during the gold Gold nugget in the hand of a gold miner. Gold mining with your own hands.

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Billy Bragg Never Cross A Picket Line (With Images Of

Billy Bragg Never Cross A Picket Line (With Images Of

Mar 10, 2013 ·ಲ+ videos Play all Mix Billy Bragg Never Cross A Picket Line (With Images Of The UK Miners Strike 1984/85) YouTube Waiting for the Great Leap Forwards

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Miners Strike Photos and Premium High Res Pictures Getty

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43 Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal

43 Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal

Dec 18, 2015 ·ಫ Pictures That Show The Dust And Sweat Of Britain''s Coal Mines. as the miners attempt to close the depot down during their strike. A speech by a Yorkshire Miner''s

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UK miners'' strike 30 years on: share your photos and

UK miners'' strike 30 years on: share your photos and

Feb 24, 2015 · UK miners'' strike 30 years on: share your photos and stories It''s almost 30 years since the end of the miners strike, we''d like to hear people''s memories from the time and also find out

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Timeline of UK miners'' strike of 198485 UPI Archives

Timeline of UK miners'' strike of 198485 UPI Archives

Mar 03, 1985 · Some 136,000 of Britain''s 175,000 miners now on strike. High Court orders miners leaders to stop backing roving pickets. March 15 Striking miner

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Strike84 Images from the 1984 Miners Strike UK (Short

Strike84 Images from the 1984 Miners Strike UK (Short

Jun 17, 2006 · In 1984 I spent 12 months photographing the Miners'' Strike in the UK. The dispute started when the Conservative government, led by Margaret Thatcher, announced the closure of Cortonwood Colliery

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Thirty years after the miners'' strike: Evoive images

Thirty years after the miners'' strike: Evoive images

Thirty years after the miners'' strike: Evoive images from the bitter industrial dispute that tore Britain apart . 30 years since the miners'' strike of 19841985 began

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Timeline of UK miners'' strike of 198485 UPI Archives

Timeline of UK miners'' strike of 198485 UPI Archives

Mar 03, 1985 · Some 136,000 of Britain''s 175,000 miners now on strike. High Court orders miners leaders to stop backing roving pickets. March 15 Striking miner

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