Landscape

“Veteran miner Harold Stanley, right, talks to a young miner who has come into the mine for the first time after 40 hours of classroom training. Stanley placed his hand on the new man, shined his lamp in the miner’s face and said ‘Be alert, be safe, and uns (you) will be a good miner and get along just fine.’ this is Virginia-Pocahontas Coal Company Mine #3 near Richlands, Virginia, 04/1974” (ARC 556362)

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