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Title:Eugene Rice Oral History
Author(s):Rice, Eugene
Contributor(s):Herndon, Barbara
Subject(s):Oral history
Rice, Eugene (1908-1982)
Abstract:Rice discusses his coal mining experiences in Coulterville, Illinois: tools, mining exams, drivers, cleaning tracks, safety and hazards, mining buckets, union conflicts, and the Mulkeytown March. He also discusses growing up in a coal mining family, early schooling, chores, and living in company houses. Interview by Barbara Herndon, 1977. 2 tapes, 120 mins.
Issue Date:1977
Citation Info:Rice, Eugene. Oral History. Barbara Herndon, interviewer. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Sound Recording (oral)
Other Identifier(s):R361
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-02

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