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Brookside strike, 1973-74

Brookside strike, 1973-74

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Published by [s.n.] in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harlan County (Ky.) -- Brookside strike, 1973-1974

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled and] with introductory notes by Lawrence S. Thompson
    ContributionsThompson, Lawrence Sidney, 1916-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[23] p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14549967M

    Brookside, Alabama. Saturday November 2, () Sunday: November 3, () For more information () St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church welcomes you to its annual Food Festival held the first full weekend in November of each year. St. Nicholas Church was founded in Brookside in Tours of the temple are available. Books By John Lewis All Formats Paperback Hardcover Sort by: Sort by: Popularity. Radio Master - The Life and Times of Sports Broadcasting Great Ted Husing by John Lewis Till every battle's won: The Brookside strike of Harlan County Jan 1, by H. John Lewis.

    The film tracked the standoff between striking Brookside miners and their wives on the one side, and the Eastover Coal Company’s Brookside mine. Eastover Coal Company was owned by Duke Energy, headquartered in Charlotte, NC (which was known at the time as Duke Power Company). Barbara Kopple won an Oscar for this documentary. By Sue Cochran Brookside celebrated years as an incorporated town during Sue Cochran offered to write a history-related article each month of Thanks so much, Sue! Learn about a recent addition to the Town of Brookside's history—the Centennial Celebration!

    Go To Caddie. Golf Yardage Books and Golf Yardage Book Holders for Professional, Collegiate, Amateur, and Junior Golfers. 12 Professional Tours.   Before I left, I researched “Bloody Harlan” of the s, the Brookside strike of , the Matewan Massacre of , and the West Virginia Mine Wars. I used my National Education Association (NEA) benefits to book hotels. Then I loaded the dog into my car and set out. First stop: Mt. Olive, Illinois where Mother Jones is buried.


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Brookside strike, 1973-74 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Harlan County, USA is a documentary film covering the "Brookside Strike", an effort of coal miners and their wives against the Duke Power Company-owned Eastover Coal Company's Brookside Mine and Prep Plant in Harlan County, southeast Kentucky in It won the Oscar for Best Documentary at the 49th Academy Awards.

Directed and produced by Barbara Kopple, who has long Production company: Cabin Creek Films. The Duke Power strike at Brookside Mine in Harlan County, Kentucky. Pollitt recalls in vivid detail the strike of Duke Power workers at the Brookside Mine in Harlan County, Kentucky.

1973-74 book noting that the strike was typically referred to as "Bloody Harlan," Pollitt describes the violent aspects of the strike. : Which Side Are You On: The Story of the Brookside Mine Strike in Harlan County, Kentucky (): Ewen, Lynda Ann: Books5/5(1). The Brookside Strike: “And the wind blows hard up the holler Through the trees with a whistling sound, But the sun’s gonna shine in this old : Ron Soodalter.

The Brookside strike is vividly recounted in Barbara Kopple’s masterpiece, the documentary Harlan County, USA. Nonunion and Deadly Today, US coal comes mostly from the Western plains, dug out by huge earth-moving machinery and carried. Vanguard Books, - Brookside Mine Strike - pages.

0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. The Brookside Mine Strike in Harlan County, Kentucky, Author: Lynda Ann Ewen: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Vanguard Books, Original from.

Note: in another long bitter strike transpired at Harlan’s Brookside mine when the Duke Power Company refused to sign a UMWA contract. The strike, which is documented in the award winning movie “ Harlan County USA “, also led to bloodshed.

The documentary is excellent. Click here For More on Harlan’s labor struggles. Coal production in the area, most of it nonunion, has been booming during the 16 weeks the union has been holding an organizing strike at the Brookside No.

- Explore rroche's board "Eastover Mining Company" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Eastover, Mining company, Mining pins. The union, which had said that the mining company had refused to recognize its authority to represent the miners, had promised to continue the Brookside strike until a settlement was reached.

Which side are you on?: the Brookside mine strike in Harlan County, Kentucky, [Lynda Ann Ewen] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create # Vanguard Books\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. A documentary about the violent Brookside strike of was documented in the movie "Harlan County U.S.A." This picture of Brookside is one of the most famous Appalachian coal camp photos of all time.

(June U.S. National Archives image by Jack Corn) Slightly less than ideal living conditions at Brookside. Directed by Barbara Kopple. With Norman Yarborough, Houston Elmore, Phil Sparks, John Corcoran. A filmed account of a bitterly violent miner strike.

HARLAN COUNTY, U.S.A. Documentary examination of the Brookside, Kentucky coal miners strike of Music by David Morris. Produced and directed by Barbara Kopple.

Running time: minutes. General entertainment. 74 books 32 voters list created August 9th, by Kurt Keefner. Tags: labor, labor-conflict, lock-out, slow-down, stretch-out, strike, unions 13 likes Like.

Appalachia: Brookside Mine Strike () Oral History Project. Project Summary This project focuses on the Brookside Mine Strike in Harlan County, Kentucky, during United Mine Workers union members in Harlan County went on strike against Eastover Coal Company, which was owned by Duke Power Company.

Harlan County, USA is a Oscar-winning documentary film covering the "Brookside Strike",an effort of coal miners and their wives against the Duke Power Company-owned Eastover Coal Company's Brookside Mine and Prep Plant in Harlan County, southeast Kentucky in Click to read more about Till every battle's won: The Brookside strike of Harlan County by John Lewis.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers All about Till every battle's won: The Brookside strike of Harlan County by John : John Lewis.

- Explore smittyrbiv's board "mining stickers", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Stickers, Mining, Coal mining.8 pins. Si sticks a wad of Red Man chewing tobacco in his cheek and begins to fill us in on the background of the Brookside strike.

At first, heading northwest on modern Ro through Kingsport. The Brookside Coal Strike The Brookside Coal Strike was set in the old-fashioned, stereotypical South of Harlan County in Kentucky. The stereotypical role of women as housewives was very much a part of the Southern culture.

For women to step out of these bounds and become political advocates in the strike was odd, to say the least.From the hollers of Kentucky to Wall Street, Barbara Kopple and her crew spent years spent chronicling the events and aftermath of the bloody Brookside Strike.Brookside walkng trail has been added to the Appalchian Highlands Birding Trail web site!.

Greenway Park incorporates a truly remarkable mix of habitats in close proximity. The hardwoods scattered through the more “park-like” portions of the park are good for Red-eyed and Yellow-throated Vireos, Yellow-billed Cuckoos, Orchard Orioles, Black-and-white Warblers, and various flycatchers.