Stories from the Mines - DVD
Distributed for University of Scranton Press
This powerful DVD traces the miners’ epic human rights battle from their arrival in the United States to the Great Strike of 1902 and the inception of the United Mine Workers union. Its companion book, available separately, blends dramatic reenactments and never-before-seen archival footage and photographs to recount a conflict that inspired the involvement of Clarence Darrow and Theodore Roosevelt. Stories from the Mines highlights the indelible contribution to America’s history made by anthracite coal and the men who mined it.