Bootleg coal in the Great Depression

Re: Bootleg coal in the Great Depression

PostBy: DePippo79 On: Wed Jan 15, 2014 9:53 pm

Enjoyed the movie. I'm not a miner, but understand when you and your family have been doing something your whole life, it's impossible to try and do something else. It really does get in your blood. Makes me appreciate what these people do to keep us warm. God bless them. Matt
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Baseburners & Antiques: Glenwood Oak 40, Stanley Argand No. 30, Glenwood Modern Oak 114, Stanley Argand No. 20 missing parts.
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Re: Bootleg coal in the Great Depression

PostBy: mojobe44 On: Tue Jun 03, 2014 12:49 am

ntp71 wrote:Thanks for the Link...very interesting. You got me searching...so I found this.

http://www.snagfilms.com/films/title/hard_coal_last_of_the_bootleg_miners

Neal

That is a powerful documentary! Thanks for the link.
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