Kentucky Coal Heritage
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Alanen, Arnold R.

1979     "Documenting the Physical and Social Characteristics of Mining and Resource-Based Communities," in
             APTBulletin. Volume XI, Number 4, pp. 49-68.
1988     "The Cultural Geographer's Perspective." in Proceedings of the Wrokshop in Historic Mining Resources.
             Vermillion, SD: State Historical Preservation Center.


1920     "A Modern Mining Principality," in Black Diamond. Volume 64, #17, pp. 418-433.

Barker, Leo R. and Ann E. Huston, ed.

1990     Death Valley to Deadwood; Kennecott to Cripple Creek: Proceedings of the Historic Mining
            Conference, January 23-27, 1989, Death Valley National Monument. San Francisco: Division of National               Register Programs, National Park Service.

Caudill, Harry M.

1962     Night Comes to the Cumberlands. Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown.
Personal Conversation,

Currens, James C., and Gilbert E. Smith

1977     Coal Production in Kentucky, 1790-1975. Lexington, KY: Kentucky Geological Services, Series X,
             Information Circular 23.


Eavenson, Howard Nicholas

1942     The First Century and a Quarter of the American Coal Industry. Pittsburgh: Privately Printed.

Eller, Ronald D.

1982     Miners, Millhands, and Mountaineers, Industrialization of the Appalachian South, 1880-1930. Knoxville,
             TN: University of Tennessee Press.
Personal Conversation,

Fuson, Henry Harvey

1947     History of Bell County, Kentucky. New York: Hobson Book Press. Two volumes.

Hardesty, Donald

1988     "The Archeological Significance of Mining Districts." in
             Proceedings of the Workshop in Historic Mining Resources. Vermillion, SD: State Hisotrical Preservation

Herrin, Dean Andrew

1984     "From Cabin to Camp: Southern Mountaineers and the Coal Town of Stonega, Virginia." Master's
             Thesis, University of Delaware.

Holdsworth, Deryck

1989     "Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Coal-Mining Settlements." Paper presented at "Coal Patch, A
             Workshop on Historic Coal-Company Towns." Johnstown, PA, June 22-24.

Hotchkiss, Willard E., et. al.

1939     Mechanization, Employment, and Output per Man in Bituminous-Coal Mining. Philadelphia: Works
             Projects Administration, National Research Project.

Huebner, A.F.

1917     "Houses for Mine Villages." in Coal Age. Vol. 12, #17 (October 27), pp. 717-720.

Hunt, Edward Everett, F.G. Tyron, and Joseph H. Willitts

1925     What the Coal Commission Found. Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins Co.

Jillson, Willard Rouse

1924     The Coal Industry in Kentucky. Frankfort, KY: Kentucky Geological Survey.
1927     Pollution of Stream Waters in Kentucky. Frankfort: Kentucky Geological Survey.

Jones, James B.

1987    The Development of Coal Mining on Tennessee's Cumberland Plateau, 1880-1930. Nashville: Tennessee
            Historical Commission.

Karan, P.P. and Cotton Mather, editors

1977     Atlas of Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.

Kentucky Heritage Council

1989     State Historic Preservation Plan. Unpublished document available at the Kentucky Heritage Council.

King, Thomas

n.d.      "Planning in Context." unpublished ms. on file at Kentucky Heritage Council, Frankfort, KY.

Knowles, Morris

1920     Industrial Housing. New York: McGraw Hill (1974 Reprint, New York: Arno Press).

Magnusson, Leifur

1920     Housing By Employers in the United States. U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
             Miscellaneous Bulletin 263. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.
1920a     "Company Housing in the Bituminous Fields," in Monthly Labor Review. April, 1920, pp. 1045-1052.

Martin, Charles E.

1984     Hollybush: Folk Building and Social Change in an Appalachian Community. Knoxville: University of
             Tennessee Press.
1986     "Knott County Vernacular Architecture: The Evolution of Social Context and Artifactual Form."
             Frankfort: Kentucky Heritage Council. Survey report manuscript.

Martin, Patrick

1988     "Perspective of the Historical Archaeologist." in
             Proceedings of the Workshop on Historic Mining Resources. Vermillion, SD: State Historic Preservation

Mather, W.W.

1838     "Geological Reconnoissance of Kentucky Made in 1838." In Senate Documents.
1854     Geological Examination of the Lands Through Which Passes the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad. New
             York: Rudney and Russell.

McClure, Virginia Clay

1933     The Settlement of the Kentucky Appalachian Highlands. Lexington: University of Kentucky, Dissertation.

McGill, Nettiee P.

1923     "The Welfare of Children in Bituminous Coal Mining Communities in West Virginia." U.S. Department of
             Labor. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office. Publication 117.

McGrain, Preston

1982     Geology of Construction Materials in Kentucky. Lexington: Kentucky Geological Survey, Reprint 13,
             Series XI.

Meakin, Budgett

1905 Model Factories and Villages. Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs.

Miller, George H.

1918     "Plan Your Town as Carefully as You Would Your Plant." Coal Age. Volumer 14, #3 (July 20),
             pp. 130-132.

Moore, Tyrel G.

1991     "Economic Development in Appalachian Kentucky, 1800-1860." in
            Appalachian Frontiers: Settlement, Society, & Development in the Preindustrial Era, Robert D. Mitchell,
             ed.   Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky.

Morris, Homer Lawrence

1934     The Plight of the Bituminous Coal Miner. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

Nichols, W.D., John H. Bondurant, Z.L. Galloway

1937     Family Incomes and Land Utilization in Knox County. Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin
             375 (November, 1937).

Niquette, Chuck M. and A. Gwynn Henderson

1984     Background to the Historic and Prehistoric Resources of Eastern Kentucky. Alexandria, VA: Bureau of
            Land Management.

Newton, Norman T.

1971     Design on the Land: The Development of Landscape Architecture. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of
             Harvard University Press.

Noble, Bruce

1991     National Register Bulletin 42: Evaluating and Nominating Historic Mining Sites, (Draft). Washington,
             D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Interagency Resources Division.

Obenauer, Marie L.

1923     Living Conditions in the Anthracite Region and Composition of the Mining Population. U.S. Coal
             Commission. July.

Pudup, Mary Beth

1991     "Social Class and Economic Development in Southeastern Kentucky, 1820-1880." in
             Appalachian Frontiers: Settlement, Society, & Development in the Preindustrial Era, Robert D. Mitchell, ed.
             Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky.

Pusey, William Allen

1931     "Grahamton and the Early Textile Mills of Kentucky," Filson Club History Quarterly. Volume 5, Number
             5. Pp. 123-135.

Raitz, Karl and Richard Ulack

1984     Appalachia, a Regional Geography. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.

Rennick, Robert, personal correspondence, August 30, 1989.

Rice, G.S., et. al.

1922     Analyses of Kentucky Coals. Washington: United States Geological Survey. Technical Paper 308.

Richardson, Charles Henry

1924     Road Materials of Kentucky. Frankfort: Kentucky Geological Survey. Series 6, Volume 22. Roth,
             Leland M.
1979     "Three Industrial Towns by McKim, Mead & White." Journal for the Society of Architecutral Historians.
             Volume 38, #4. Pp. 317-.

Sande, Theodore A., chairman

1976     "American Industrial Architecture from the Late Eighteenth to the Mid-Twentieth Century."
             Journal for the Society of Architectural Historians. Volume 35, #4. Pp. 265-271.

Sandman, Leo Joseph

1915     "Social Effects of the Mining Industry in Eastern Kentucky." B.A. Thesis, University of Kentucky,

Scalf, Henry P.

1972     Kentucky's Last Frontier. Pikeville, KY: Pikeville College Press of the Appalachian Studies Center.

Schockel, B.H.

1916     "Changing Conditions in the Kentucky Mountains," in Scientific Monthly. Volume III, Number 8
             (August), pp. 105-131.

Smith, Thaddeus

1988     "Appalachian Coal Mining Communities." paper given at Ohio Valley Historical Society Annual
             Conference, Richmond, Kentucky?

Sulzer, Elmer G.

1967     Ghost Railroads of Kentucky. Indianapolis: Vane A. Jones Co.

Tipton, J.C.

1905     The Cumberland Coal Field and Its Creators. n.p.

United States Coal Commission

Report on the Bituminous Mine Workers and Their Homes.

United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Agricultural Economics

1935     Economic and Social Problems and Conditions of the Southern Appalachians. Miscellaneous Publication
             205. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office.

United States Department of Commerce

1880     Tenth Census of the United States. Washington: GPO.
1910     Thirteenth Census of the United States. Volume XI, Mines and Quarries. Washington: GPO.
1930 Fifteenth Census of the United States. Mines and Quarries. Washington: GPO.

Verhoeff, Mary

1911     The Kentucky Mountains: Transportation and Commerce, 1750-1911. Louisville, KY: John P. Morton
             and Company/Filson Club.

Watson, Judge

1963     The Economic and Cultural Development of Eastern Kentucky from 1900 to the Present. Bloomington:
             Indiana University. Doctoral Dissertation.

White, Joseph H.

1914     Houses for Mine Towns. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines. Washington, D.C.: U.S.
             Government Printing Office.

Wright, Gwendolyn

1981     Building the Dream: A Social History of Housing in America. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.






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