Retired Coal Miner Ed Austin with Some of His 20 Children in Fireco, West Virginia, near Beckley. The 64-Year-Old Worked in the Mines From 1925 to 1956. He Receives Black Lung Payments and a United Mine Workers Pension 04/1974

Retired Coal Miner Ed Austin with Some of His 20 Children in Fireco, West Virginia, near Beckley. The 64-Year-Old Worked in the Mines From 1925 to 1956. He Receives Black Lung Payments and a United Mine Workers Pension 04/1974
Colleges In Virginia
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Retired Coal Miner Ed Austin with Some of His 20 Children in Fireco, West Virginia, near Beckley. The 64-Year-Old Worked in the Mines From 1925 to 1956. He Receives Black Lung Payments and a United Mine Workers Pension 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-14045

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
West Virginia (United States) state
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

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Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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One of a Series of Portraits of Miners Waiting to Go to Work on the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974

One of a Series of Portraits of Miners Waiting to Go to Work on the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974
Colleges In Virginia
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: One of a Series of Portraits of Miners Waiting to Go to Work on the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia. He Is "Hunkering" (Squatting) Which Is a Familiar Pose for Many of the Miners When They Are Resting. The Stance Is Used Down in the Mines Because Many of the Tunnels Do Not Allow a Man to Stand Erect 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13894

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
Richlands (Tazewell county, Virginia, United States) inhabited place
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556346

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Miners Line Up to Go Into the Elevator Shaft at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974

Miners Line Up to Go Into the Elevator Shaft at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974
Colleges In Virginia
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Miners Line Up to Go Into the Elevator Shaft at the Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 near Richlands, Virginia the Man at the Right Wears a Red Hat Which Means He Is a New Miner and Has Worked Below Less Than a Month. His Belt Also Shows Less Wear Than the Others. The Miner at the Left Carries Red Man Chewing Tobacco, Used by Many of the Men Because They Cannot Smoke in the Mines. They Also Prefer to Carry Their Own Water Rather Than Use What the Company Provides 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13886

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
Richlands (Tazewell county, Virginia, United States) inhabited place
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556338

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Miners at Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 Are Searched for Smoking Materials Prior to Taking the Elevator Into the Mine for the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift 04/1974

Miners at Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 Are Searched for Smoking Materials Prior to Taking the Elevator Into the Mine for the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift 04/1974
Colleges In Virginia
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Miners at Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #4 Are Searched for Smoking Materials Prior to Taking the Elevator Into the Mine for the 4 P.M. to Midnight Shift. Regulations Prohibit Smoking in the Mines And, If Caught, Both Miners and the Mine Can Be Fined. Many of the Miners Who Use Tobacco Chew Red Man While at Work 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: LOCAL IDENTIFIER: 412-DA-13920

Photographer: 232/60/013920

Subjects:
Corn, Jack, 1929-
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556372

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Work on Black Lung Benefits at the Headquarters in Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974

Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Work on Black Lung Benefits at the Headquarters in Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974
Virginia Lawyers
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Work on Black Lung Benefits at the Headquarters in Charleston, West Virginia. In the Foreground Is the Baby Bed Her Child Sleeps in While She Works. Ms. Seltzer Is a Yale Graduate and Contributor to the Equal Rights Amendment Being Considered for Adoption to the U.S. Constitution 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13961

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
Charleston (Kanawha county, West Virginia, United States) inhabited place
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556413

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Works in an Office at Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974

Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Works in an Office at Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974
Virginia Lawyers
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Staff Lawyer for Field Services with the United Mine Workers of America, Works in an Office at Charleston, West Virginia. A Yale Graduate and Contributor to the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution Which Is Being Ratified by the State Governments. She Brings Her Baby to Work with Her as She Oversees Black Lung Benefits. Her Family Was a Good Friend of the Jock Yablonski Family. Mr. and Mrs. Yablonski and Daughter, Charlotte, Were Murdered in Union Oriented Violence 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13960

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
Charleston (Kanawha county, West Virginia, United States) inhabited place
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556412

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Large Fan Equipment Used to Blow Fresh Air Into Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #2 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974

Large Fan Equipment Used to Blow Fresh Air Into Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #2 near Richlands, Virginia 04/1974
Virginia Western
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Large Fan Equipment Used to Blow Fresh Air Into Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #2 near Richlands, Virginia It Takes a Tremendous Amount of Power to Force the Air Into All the Tunnels of the Mine. It Is Windy in the Main Shafts as the Air Passes by on Its Way to the Many Tunnels 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-13950

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
Richlands (Tazewell county, Virginia, United States) inhabited place
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556402

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Black Lung Benefits Staff Lawyer for the United Mine Workers Field Services Office in Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974

Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Black Lung Benefits Staff Lawyer for the United Mine Workers Field Services Office in Charleston, West Virginia 04/1974
Virginia Lawyers
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Ms. Gail Falk Seltzer, a Black Lung Benefits Staff Lawyer for the United Mine Workers Field Services Office in Charleston, West Virginia. She Is Shown Conducting Business by Telephone with Her Baby on Her Lap. John Nicholas Spends Most of His Day in a Baby Bed beside His Mother’s Desk. Ms. Seltzer Helped Author the Equal Rights Amendment Which Is Under Consideration by the States for Ratification to the U.S. Constitution 04/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-14019

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
West Virginia (United States) state
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556471

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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Jack Smith, 42, Rhodell, West Virginia, Seated in the Beer Joint He Operates in a Wheel-Chair Bought for Him by His Friend Arnold Miller, President of the United Mine Workers Union…04/1974

Jack Smith, 42, Rhodell, West Virginia, Seated in the Beer Joint He Operates in a Wheel-Chair Bought for Him by His Friend Arnold Miller, President of the United Mine Workers Union…04/1974
Virginia Workers Compensation
Image by The U.S. National Archives
Original Caption: Jack Smith, 42, Rhodell, West Virginia, Seated in the Beer Joint He Operates in a Wheel-Chair Bought for Him by His Friend Arnold Miller, President of the United Mine Workers Union. He Was Disabled at Age 21 after a Year in the Mines and Had to Wait 18 Years to Collect Workman’s Compensation. He Stays Current on Union Affairs and Will Man a Picket Line. During the Strike for Black Lung Benefits His Wife Wheeled Him in Front of a Train to Stop It 05/1974

U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: 412-DA-14034

Photographer: Corn, Jack, 1929-

Subjects:
West Virginia (United States) state
Environmental Protection Agency
Project DOCUMERICA

Persistent URL: http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=556486

Repository: Still Picture Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001.

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