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Conditions in the coal fields of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce

Conditions in the coal fields of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio

hearings before the Committee on Interstate Commerce, United States Senate, Seventieth Congress, first session, pursuant to S. Res. 105, a resolution to investigate conditions in the coal fields of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio ...

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania.,
  • West Virginia.,
  • Ohio.
    • Subjects:
    • Coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania,
    • Coal mines and mining -- West Virginia,
    • Coal mines and mining -- Ohio,
    • Coal miners -- Pennsylvania,
    • Coal miners -- West Virginia,
    • Coal miners -- Ohio

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPrinted for the use of the Committee on Interstate Commerce.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .I58 1928
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6724329M
      LC Control Number29002654
      OCLC/WorldCa18003203

      Northern West Virginia and Ohio In Wetzel County, West Virginia (fig. 5), methane has been produced from both the Pittsburgh and to a lesser extent, the Sewickley coal beds. Coalbed methane was first produced from the Pittsburgh coal bed in , when four wells were drilled on the Littleton anticline (fig. 5) (Patchen and others, ). #N#Pennsylvania's Northern Anthracite Coal Field. Use one of the selections below to generate a tabular report of mining activities of the Northern Field. Tables are based on data transcribed from the annual mine inspections published by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. 1. Report by Operation Name. (Many operations have additional information.

      Ohio Virginia ana Kentucky Tennessee Pennsylvania North Carolina West Virginia U N F O L D E D F O L D E D Appalachian coal fields Allegheny Group > feet deep Methane Gas in Place (SCF/Ton. The Smokeless Coal Fields of West Virginia: A Brief History first appeared in , a little book by a man with no training as either a writer or a historian. Since then, this volume has become an essential sourcebook, consulted and quoted in nearly every study of coal field history. The surprising impact and durability of the book are due to both the information in it and the .

      1. This article considers Appalachia to consist of those states or regions within states represented in the Appalachian Regional Commission. They are West Virginia in its entirety, and the Appalachian regions of New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi.   IN , James M. Cain traveled to the coal fields of southern West Virginia to cover the treason trial of union organizer Bill Blizzard. Cain was a young, ambitious journalist working for the.


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