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American Folklore 01:050:263 Rutgers—The State University Study Guide: “Coal Mining Songs” The coal you dig is not Slavic coal, or Polish coal, or Irish coal. It is coal." --John Mitchell, first United Mine Workers president 1. “The Dying Mine Brakeman,” sung with guitar by Orvill J. Jenks at Welch, West Virginia, 1940, recorded by George Korson. 2. “Harlan County Blues,” sung with guitar by George Davis at Glomawr, Kentucky, 1940, recorded by George Korson. 3. “Coal Digging Blues,” sung with guitar by Jerrel Stanley at Braeholm, West Virginia, 1940, recorded by George Korson. 4. “Drill Man Blues,’ sung by George “Curly” Sizemore at Lochgelly, West Virginia, 1940, recorded by George Korson. 5. “Trouble in Coal Country,” sung by Arthur R. Smith at Drakesville, Kentucky, 1978,
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Unformatted text preview: on Arhoolie Records, El Cerrito, California. 6. Old Miners Refrain, sung by Joe Glazer with Charlie Byrd on guitar, 1962, recorded in 1962 in Washington, D.C. 7. Sixteen Tons, sung by Joe Glazer with guitar, 1964, recorded at the UMWA Convention in Miami, Florida. 8. Which Side Are You On, sung by Joe Glazer with guitar, 1964, recorded at the UMWA Convention in Miami, Florida. 9. Union Man, sung by Joe Glazer with guitar, 1964, recorded at the UMWA Convention in Miami, Florida. 10. Drill Man Blues, sung by Joe Glazer with guitar, 1964, recorded at the UMWA Convention in Miami, Florida. 11. Coal Miners Daughter, sung by Loretta Lynn. 1970, on Decca Records, New York, New York....
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