Blair Mountain Resources

Title Author/Creator Date Description Categories
Absentee Landowning & Exploitation in West Virginia, 1760 to 1920 Barbara Rassmussen 1994 Written by a central participant in the Blair Moun... Book, Absentee Land Ownership, Coal Company Control
Blair Mountain from the Other Side The Goldenseal Book of West Virginia Mine Wars, R.B. Adams 1991 Account about Blair Mountain. Primary Source, Photograph, Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain
Blair Mountain Nature Photos Kenneth King Ongoing These images are from the Blair Mountain area, as... Primary Source, Photograph, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
Civil War in West Virginia Winthrop Lane 1921 This book is written by a noted journalist of the... Book, Primary Source, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
Friends of Blair Mountain Reports & Articles Archive Friends of Blair Mountain Various This extensive archive includes academic texts and... Book, Primary Source, Photograph, Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Absentee Land Ownership, Coal Company Control
Friends of Blair Video Archive Friends of Blair Mountain Various Videos about history & contemporary conflict o... Video, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Absentee Land Ownership, Coal Company Control
Hillbilly, The Real Story The History Channel 2008 Video
Historical Photos 1890-1930 Friends of Blair Mountain 1890-1930 This collection is currently being assembled, and... Primary Source, Photograph, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
King Coal: A Pictorial Heritage of West Virginia Coal Mining Stan Cohen 1984 This is a book of photographs covering the early d... Book, Photograph, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
Life, Work & Rebellion in the Coalfields David Alan Corbin 1989 Another fundamental text regarding Blair Mountain... Book, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
Matewan John Sayles 1987 Video, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
Matewan Before the Massacre Rebecca Bailey 2008 Book, Union History, Absentee Land Ownership, Coal Company Control
Mother Jones Speaks to the Striking Coal Miners, Charleston, WV, August 15, 1912 Mary Harris Jones 1912 Primary Source, Union History, Coal Company Control
New York Times Blair Mountain Archives The New York Times 1921 Primary Source, Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
Storming Heaven Denise Giardina 1988 Book, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
The Battle for Blair Mountain Brandon Nida & Jessee Adkins 2010 This peer-reviewed work discusses 1) the historica... Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Absentee Land Ownership, Coal Company Control
The Battle of Blair Mountain Robert Shogan 2004 In 1921, some 10,000 West Virginia coal miners-- o... Book, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
The Don Chafin Era The Goldenseal Book of West Virginia Mine Wars, Russell Fogelsong 1991 After growing up in Kanawha and Fayette Counties,... Primary Source, Photograph, Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
The Redneck War of 1921: The Miners' March & the Battle for Blair Mountain The Goldenseal Book of West Virginia Mine Wars, Michael Meador 1991 The assassination of Matewan Massacre defendants S... Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control
The Seige of Crooked Creek Gap The Goldenseal Book of West Virginia Mine Wars, Michael Meador 1991 In these conversations with Michael Meador, (first... Primary Source, Photograph, Article, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History
The West Virginia Mine Wars: An Anthology David Alan Corbin 1998 Overview of the West Virginia Mine Wars of the ear... Book
Thunder in the Mountains Lon Savage 1990 This is a colorful account of the open warfare in... Book, The Battle of Blair Mountain
When Miners March William C. Blizzard 1952 Book, The Battle of Blair Mountain, Union History, Coal Company Control