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Life in a mining community

Natalie Hyde

Life in a mining community

by Natalie Hyde

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Published by Crabtree Pub. in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miners -- North America -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mineral industries -- North America -- Juvenile literature,
  • North America -- Rural conditions -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementNatalie Hyde.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesLearn about rural life
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN148 .H93 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23621690M
    ISBN 109780778750871, 9780778750741
    LC Control Number2009023639

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    Coal mining was a way of life for many Kentuckians and it’s fascinating to many today. Located in scenic McCreary County, one particular mining area has been restored for visitors to experience for themselves. The Blue Heron Mining Community is an intriguing coal town that takes you back in time to a fascinating piece of Kentucky : Andrea Limke. By , Ernest was a thriving mining community with a school, two churches, a barbershop, and a company store so large that it served as a warehouse for all other company stores in Indiana County. But men who mine coal work closely with death, and accidents and explosions are a part of the history of every mining town.

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