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Minstrels of the mine patch : b songs and stories of the anthracite industry

Korson, George Gershon

Minstrels of the mine patch : b songs and stories of the anthracite industry

by Korson, George Gershon

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Published by University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ballads -- United States.,
  • Folk songs -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Miners -- Songs and music.,
  • Folklore -- Pennsylvania.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Korson.
    GenreSongs and music.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination332 p. ;
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18023055M

    Korson, George G. Coal Dust on the Fiddle: Songs and Stories of the Bituminous Industry. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, —., ed. Songs and Ballads of the Anthracite Miner. New York: Hitchcock, Rome, Harold. Pins and Needles: 25 Anniversary Edition of the Hit Musical Revue. [New York]:File Size: KB. Franklin B. Gowen, the president of the Philadelphia and Reading Railway, and of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company and "the wealthiest anthracite coal mine owner in the world", hired Allan Pinkerton's services to deal with the Mollies. Pinkerton selected James McParland (sometimes called McParlan), a native of County Armagh, to go undercover .

    The Roxy Harriette Grove Papers consist of correspondence, literary productions, financial papers, and teaching materials. Grove was chair of the School of Music from to , when Baylor became the first school in Texas to attain membership in the National Association of Schools of Music. Lewis Becker Catalog of Collection, Organized by Subject Matter Seems like the publisher of this book was the publisher of the songs, the book thus being a way of promoting the sale of sheet music. Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry. U Pa 1st. Dj with pieces missing.

    New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Illustrated by: Jeff MacNelly. Octavo. Hard Cover. 90pp. This copy Signed with a personal inscription by Eugene McCarthy. Minstrels of the Mine Patch by Korson, George Seller Pepper's Old Books Item Price $ Show Details. Description: Hatboro, PA: Folklore Assoc, Has DJ (has price) -- Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry & Illustrated -- EMAIL for Pictures. 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Catalogs from Pepper's Old Books. African Americans.


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MINSTRELS OF THE MINE PATCH Song and Stories of the Anthracite IndustryAuthor: George Korson. Anthracite’s Demise and the Post-Coal Economy of Northeastern Pennsylvania () By Thomas Keil and Jacqueline M. Keil On Strike!: Capital Cities and the Willies-Barre Newspaper Unions () By Thomas J.

Keil Making Sense of the Molly Maguires () By Kevin Kenny Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry (). George Korson, Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry () and republished by Folklore Associates, Hatboro, Pennsylvania, John P.

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Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry. Philadel­ phia: University of Pennsylva­ nia Press; rpt. Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, ———. Coal Pennsylvania Songs and Legends ().

In the s Korson’s health be­ gan to fail. His bad heart meant that fieldwork became difficult for him. University of Pennsylvania George B. Tatum Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry.

By George Korson. Foreword by Archie Green. (Hatboro, Pa.: Folklore Associates, Inc., xx, p. Appendix, glossary, bibliog raphy, index. $) In a Scranton newspaper columnist came across a copy of "Down.

Coal dust on the fiddle; songs and stories of the bituminous industry, by George Korson. Format Book Published Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, Description xvi, p.

front. 21 cm. Notes Includes music (unaccompanied melodies) Bibliography: p. Korson, Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry (eb ) Korson, Pennsylvainia Songs and Legends (eb ) Kostka, Schiller in Russian Literature (eb ) Kozodoy, The Secret Faith of Maestre Honoratus: Profayt Duran and Jewish Identity in Late Medieval Iberia (hceb ).

Anthracite coal 30 Gold mines and mining 27 Coal trade 23 Economic conditions. George Korson, Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, ), – Google Scholar Cited by: 1.

Minstrels of the Mine Patch Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry By GEORGE KORSON Miners' ballads and legends, woven into an account of Pennsylvania mining life during the last half century. $ Coal Dust on the Fiddle Companion volume to Minstrels of the Mine Patch.

$ Send for free Brochure of current publications. George Korson published two important books—Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry () and Coal Dust on the Fiddle: Songs and Stories of the Bituminous Industry ()—on mining folklore.

Although published aftermany of the traditions Korson reports date from the late nineteenth century and early. Katz/Sugrue, W. Du Bois, Race, and the City: "The Philadelphia Negro" and Its Legacy (pb ) Korson, Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry (eb ) Korson, Pennsylvainia Songs and Legends (eb ).

Great Folk Songs From the Revolution to Rock, Praeger Publishers, New York, ; Barnet, Richard D., Nemerov, Bruce and Taylor, Mayo R., The Story behind the Song: 15 Songs that Chronicle the 20 th Century, Greenwood Press, Westport, CN. Minstrels of the Mine Patch; Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry.

University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, Pa.,pp. Includes a glossary of anthracite technical and colloquial words and phrases, pp. Krumlauf = Krumlauf, Harry E. (ed.). Proceedings of Symposium Surface Mining Practices. From: George Korson, Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry (; Folklore Associates,pp.

; without music). Original spellings retained. Original spellings retained. Slave songs of the United States Allen's collection of Slave Songs of the United States () began as an effort to preserve the "relics of a state of society" before they disappeared.

He provides a thorough discussion of the songs, including their place of origin, composition, phonetic and grammatical properties, a. A coal breaker is a coal processing plant which breaks coal into various useful sizes. Coal breakers also remove impurities from the coal (typically slate) and deposit them into a culm coal breaker is a forerunner of the modern coal preparation plant.

Generally speaking, a coal tipple was typically used at a bituminous coal mine, where removing impurities was. Subject: RE: coal mining songs From: raredance Date: 08 Feb 01 - PM Try your reginal libraries (or interlibrary loans) for any of 4 books by George Korson: Coal Dust On the Fiddle - Songs and Stories of the Bituminous Industry () Minstrels of the Mine Patch - Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Industry ().In Minstrels of the Mine Patch: Songs and Stories of the Anthracite Region (), an extraordinary commitment to print of the last echoes of that world, the folklorist George Korson remarked that while Con Carbon’s songs were sung in every patch in the hard coal fields (Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Northumberland and Schuylkill counties), he.Anthracite Coal Industry Commission.

Bootlegging or Illegal Mining in Pennsylvania: A Census and Survey of the Facts. Anthracite Strike Commission. Report to the President on the Anthracite Coal Strike of May-October Washington, D.C., Bureau of Mines.

Problems in the Control of the Centralia Mine Fire. Aug. 15, Bureau of.