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A History of the Coal Miners of the United States

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From the the development of the mines to the close of the anthracite strike of 1902, including a brief sketch of early British miners, by Hon. Andrew Roy, published in 1907. The book provides a history of early mining in Britain and the United States; early union organizations and strikes; legislation, injunctions, and laws relating to mining; and accidents, explosions, and disasters.

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