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    • Oral history: Lientz, Betty

    • Reynolds, John -- Interviews; Oral history; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Interviews;
    • Betty Lientz of Clinton, Indiana, talks about her father, John Reynolds, who worked as a mule driver at the Syndicate and Struggling Monkey coal mines in Vermillion County.
    • Oral history: Adams, Morris

    • Oral history; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Vermillion County -- Interviews; Pyramid Coal Corporation (Terre Haute, Ind.); Zeigler Coal Holding Company (Fairview Heights, Ill.);
    • Morris Adams of Clinton, Indiana, is an operating engineer for coal companies in Indiana and Illinois. Adams was employed by the Pyramid Coal Company and the Zeigler Coal Company and he worked at the Mount Pleasant, Thunderbird, and Viking mines.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Natural gas;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview, he discusses "black damp," a gas that you couldn't smell in the coal mines.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Equipment and supplies;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses sprags.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Labor unions;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses the coal miners union and scabs.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County;
    • This document is an oral history interview with a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses the profession of coal mining.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Labor unions;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses the coal miners union and scabs.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County;
    • This document is an oral history interview with a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses the profession of coal mining.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mine accidents;
    • This document is an oral history interview with a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses mine accidents.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mine accidents;
    • This document is an oral history interview of an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In the interview he discusses his work in coal mines.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses coal miners and the foreman.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Rats; Natural gas;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses the reality of gas in mines and how rats would come out of the mine if there was too much gas.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Muleteers; Mules;
    • This document is an oral history interview with an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses mule drivers.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mine accidents;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses mine collapses.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Labor unions;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses the coal miners union and scabs.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mules; Natural gas;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview he discusses mule drivers and natural gas.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Smoking;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses how there no smoking was allowed in the coal mines.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Mine accidents;
    • This document is an oral history interview of a retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. This interview discusses mine accidents.
    • Oral history interview

    • Coal miners -- Indiana -- Knox County -- Bicknell -- Interviews; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Knox County; Cages; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Equipment and supplies;
    • This document is an oral history interview of an unnamed retired coal miner from Bicknell, Indiana. In this interview, he discusses the cages that coal miners took to get down into the coal mines.

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