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Coal miner Lee Hipshire in 1976, shortly after emerging from a mine in Logan County, W.Va. at the end of his shift. At age 36, he had worked 26 years underground. A few years later, Lee took early retirement because of pneumoconiosis, or black lung disease. He died at 57.

Coal miner Lee Hipshire in 1976, shortly after emerging from a mine in Logan County, W.Va. at the end of his shift. At age 36, he had worked 26 years underground. A few years later, Lee took early retirement because of pneumoconiosis, or black lung disease. He died at 57.

"Miners going down shaft of Coal Mine", a postcard depicting Pennsylvania coal miners, ca. 1907

"Miners going down shaft of Coal Mine", a postcard depicting Pennsylvania coal miners, ca. 1907

Jack Corn Photography | Coal miner and two children

Jack Corn Photography | Coal miner and two children

Les mineurs de charbon dans le Nord-Pas-de-Calais dans le bon vieux temps. Coal miners in the Nord-pas-de-Calais in the old days.

Les mineurs de charbon dans le Nord-Pas-de-Calais dans le bon vieux temps. Coal miners in the Nord-pas-de-Calais in the old days.

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