Format Film, Video
Contributors Jenks, Orville J.
Korson, George Gershon
Dates 1830
Title
Sprinkle coal dust on my grave [illustrated]
Contributor Names
Jenks, Orville J. (performer)
Korson, George Gershon -- 1899-1967 (recordist)
Notes
-  Audio Track taken from Library of Congress LP L60. (General)
-  Photos taken from Library of Congress online collections (General)
-  Coal miner. Cherokee County, Kansas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b27588) -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Montour no. 4 mine of the Pittsburgh Coal Company (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d09850) -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Montour no. 4 mine of the Pittsburgh Coal Company. Coal miner at end of the day's work (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23666) -- Pomeroy, Ohio. Coal miner and his wife (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c20822) -- Anthracite coal miner Andrew Scavicky of Hazelton, Pa., with his family (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b26137 ) -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Montour no. 4 mine of the Pittsburgh Coal Company. A trip of coal bound for the surface (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d09535) -- Home of worker in strip coal mine. Cherokee County, Kansas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b38308) -- Former coal miner, worked twelve years for Chaplin Coal Company as hand coal loader. Scotts Run, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a39090) -- Overview, looking west, tombstones, statues and grave plots. St. Michael's Cemetery, Brookside Road, Brookside, Jefferson County, AL (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/hhh.al0986/photos.046214p) -- Miners Going into the Slope, Hazelton, Pa. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b04484) -- Mother Jones at White House, [9/26/24 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/npcc.12396) -- Mary "Mother" Jones, labor organizer, 1830-1930 (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g02390 ) -- Some of the 500 persons in the Atlantic Camp during the Penn. Coal Strike (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a24649) -- Miner's sons salvaging coal from slag pile during May 1939 coal strike. Kempton, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a04187) -- Piling coals on top of Dutch oven to bake bread. Ranch near Spur, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b21951) -- Street scene in the mining settlement of Zookspur, Iowa (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b28725) -- Miner's strike at Ludlow (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.06801 ) -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (vicinity). Montour no. 4 mine of the Pittsburgh Coal Company. Placing a Cordox shell in place before blasting (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d09515) -- Coal miner waiting for car to go in on next trip, Maidsville, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a39377) -- Miners drawing drinking water at Old Ben No. 8 mine, West Frankfort, Illinois (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a10770) -- Mr. A. Langerfeld and one of his machines for picking coal which does away completely with the use of breaker boys. Scranton, Pa., on March, 18, 1913. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/nclc.02854) -- Payday, coal mining town, Omar, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a38956) -- Miner Joe (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.00821) -- Bohemian miners (coal loaders) unemployed since mechanization of mines (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a39767) -- Miner's grave. Rhyolite, Nevada (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b15756) -- Payday, coal mining town, Osage, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a39559). (Content)
-  From: The George Korson Collection of Songs of Bituminous Coal Miners (source)
-  Original sound recording source material is available at: http://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200197188 (source)
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 video ; 3 min.
Repository
Music Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200197665/mets.xml
LC Classification
Library of Congress LP L60


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