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Miners, millhands, and mountaineers

Ronald D. Eller

Miners, millhands, and mountaineers

industrialization of the Appalachian South, 1880-1930

by Ronald D. Eller

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Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Appalachian region, Southern -- Economic conditions.,
  • Appalachian region, Southern -- Social conditions.,
  • Appalachian region, Southern -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald D. Eller.
    SeriesTwentieth-century America series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC107.A127
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22198780M
    ISBN 10087049340X, 0870493418

      Ronald D Eller is former director of the Appalachian Center and professor of history at the University of Kentucky. He is the author of Miners, Millhands, and Mountaineers: Industrialization of the Appalachian South, –/5(2). The miner "had no voice in community affairs or working conditions, and he was dependent upon the benevolence of the employer to maintain his rate of pay," Ronald D. Eller, a professor at the University of Kentucky, wrote in Miners, Millhands and Mountaineers, his book on the industrialization of the Appalachian South. 36 See Van Noppen, Western North Carolina Since the Civil War, Eller, Miners, Millhands and Mountaineers; and Michael Frome, Strangers in High Places: The Story of the Great Smoky Mountains (Knoxville, ) for a more complete discussion of the park and forest movements in .


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