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Record 488/842
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Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 04/19/1987
Abstract Interview of Frank Rogers by Terri Saylor.

Interviewer's description-
"Frank Rogers was born in Copperhill, Tennessee in 1915. He became a coal miner at the age of 19 and retired 17 years later. He helped organize the (United Mine Workers of America) U.M.W.A. in Harlan County. He states that under the union the workers have better wages and better insurance."
Object ID 2007.001.0505
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Coal mining
Harlan County, Kentucky
United Mine Workers of America
Field 01 Transcript available upon request
Interview date 04/19/1987
Interviewer Saylor, Terri
Length of interview 24:35
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Rogers, Frank
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