and Mining - Macoupin County IL © 1996
Coal Mines and Mining
Macoupin County, Illinois
Cahokia Township Mines Pictures and Stories:
Virden Coal Mine Riot of
1898 - includes:
The Flyer in Birmingham AL in 1898 from the Virden Mine Management
Newspaper Articles about the Virden Mine Riot of 1898 donated by Pam Robertson Ripplinger
Mother Jones Monument
Picture of Mother Jones, Union Labor Leader buried at Mt Olive Macoupin Co IL
ONEIL House in Virden IL - used for Union Miners planning of the 1898 Strike.
"Union Miners' Cemetery Mt Olive IL" donated by S Joan Miley
Coal Miners' Side of the Story donated by Larry Clark
The Virden and Pana Mine Wars of 1898 article by Victor Hicken
Mine Union Radicalism in Macoupin and Montgomery Counties (IL) by Victor Hicken
Book - Bloody Mine Riot of Virden, Illinois 1898 - Lukins - Ranch 1922 - 1928 Chadwick, MO.
Virden Tigers Football Team 1917 - team was made up of miners
Macoupin Main Page
Asst County Coordinator Kathleen Mirabella
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