the coal mine song

Harlan County USA Songs of the Coal Miner s Struggle Several of the songs on this intense collection were featured in Barbara Kopple s powerful 1976 documentary Harlan County USA which followed a 13-month United Mine Workers strike in Harlan County KY in 1973 Rounder Records has also added related material drawn mostly from two earlier album releases 1972 s Come All You Coal Miners and 1984 s They ll Never Keep Us Down Women s Coal Mining -the coal mine song-,Old Songs Shut Up in the Coal Creek MineCoal Creek northwest of Knoxville TN is a tributary of the Clinch River and mining led to the founding of a town with the same name along with two others Fraterville and Briceville Coal Creek is the topic of more songs than any other mining area ……

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