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Colver: Mr. Colemans Town

Jack Hill

Published November 7th 2008
ISBN : 9781439212547
Paperback
140 pages
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History of a proprietary bituminous coal mining town in Pennsylvania with absentee ownership. Deals with the development of the town, the infrastructure and the control structures used to maintain control of the workforce. Every need of the minersMoreHistory of a proprietary bituminous coal mining town in Pennsylvania with absentee ownership. Deals with the development of the town, the infrastructure and the control structures used to maintain control of the workforce. Every need of the miners was provided for, but at the cost of individual freedom. Includes details of an occupation by the Pennsylvania militia in 1922