Investigation of conditions in Paint Creek district, West Virginia. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Education and Labor.

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Other titlesInvestigation of conditions in Paint Creek mining district, West Virginia
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Paint Creek rises in north central Raleigh County and flows along County Route 7 north through Sweeneyburg and Maynor, the creek continues north along Country: United States.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The Paint Creek-Cabin Creek Strike of –13 was one of the most dramatic and bloody conflicts in the early 20th-century labor struggles in southern West Virginia known as the Mine strike began on April 18,when the coal operators on Paint Creek near Charleston rejected the demand of their unionized workers for a wage increase.

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January 16, · The Paint Creek, West Virginia flood of Sunday, July 10, Related Videos. Kingston, West. West Virginia. Conditions in the Paint Creek District, West Virginia: Investigation by Sub- Committee of the Committee on Education and Labor of the United States Senate: Senate Resolution no.

Brief of John B. Morrison and J. Brown, Charleston, West Viriginia, Tribune Printing Company. Although the C&O served the mines along Paint Creek from that stream's mouth all the way to Kingston, a different railroad hauled the coal from Paint Creek mines upstream of Kingston.

The Virginian Railway's main line entered the Paint Creek valley near Mossey and more or less followed Paint Creek all the way to its headwaters near Eccles.

She returned to West Virginia in to aid union miners on Paint Creek and Cabin Creek. Jones was arrested in Charleston on February 13, After being taken to Pratt, she was court-martialed and held under house arrest until May, when she precipitated a congressional investigation.

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Paint Creek - Physical Feature (Stream) in Kanawha County. Paint Creek is a physical feature (stream) in Kanawha County. The primary coordinates for Paint Creek places it within the WV ZIP Code delivery area. In the Maps and Aerial Photos section below, you'll find links to: (1) Local area photos around Paint Creek, (2) A listing of the nearest hotels to Paint Creek and (3) Driving.

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Aug 15,  · An investigation of conditions in the Paint Creek coal fields of West Virginia (), pursuant to S. Res. 37, 63d Cong., chaired by Claude A. Swanson of Virginia, includes original hearing transcripts (9 vols.) and coal company payroll records submitted.

Paint Creek is a stream located just 4 miles from Montgomery, in Kanawha County, in the state of West Virginia, United States, near Pratt, WV. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including steelhead trout, brook trout, brown trout and rainbow trout here.5/5(1).

Sep 02,  · West Virginia's mine wars, A short historical account and background of the often violent conflict between workers and employers in West Virginia's mines in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, compiled by the West Virginia State Archives.

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The union treasury was already depleted by a strike at Paint Creek, just across the ridge from Cabin Creek. more than 20 for treason against the state of West Virginia.

District 17 officers. John Alexander Williams's West Virginia: A History is widely considered one of the finest books ever written about our state. In his clear, eminently readable style, Williams organizes the tangled strands of West Virginia's past around a few dramatic events-the battle of Point Pleasant, John Brown's insurrection in Harper's Ferry, the Paint Creek labor movement, the Hawk's Nest and Buffalo 3/5(1).

Paint Creek had already experienced its share of tough times. Init was the site of a pivotal chapter in the infamous West Virginia Mine Wars. [See “Three Sides to the Story: Governor Hatfield and the Mine Wars,” by Joseph Platania; Summer ].

Oct 28,  · West Virginia Prosecutor Defends Long Mine Disaster Investigation: The Two-Way The U.S. Attorney for West Virginia tells the Charleston Gazette. Jones received national attention during the Paint Creek-Cabin Creek strike in West Virginia duringdue to the publicity of frequent violence there.

West Virginia was known for having the highest mine mortality rate in the country between and Kanawha County, West Virginia Deed Book Z Page This deed made the 2nd day of June in the year of our LordBetween Anna Pauley, William Tacket and Elizabeth, his wife, Shadrack Pauley and Asindy his wife, Daniel Pauley and Louisa, his wife, Joseph Pauley and Mary, his wife, Preston Allen and Winny, his wife, Ralph Pauley and Elizabeth, his wife, William Pauley and _____, his wife.

helped ensure an inquiry into the strike in by the U.S. Senate, the first investigation into the actions of a state government by a committee of Congress.

The Paint Creek-Cabin Creek Strike was also notable for producing a group of new leaders in District 17 who would influence labor relations in southern West Virginia for several decades.

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The imprisonment of "Mother" Jones is commemorated by the State of West Virginia through a Historic Highway marker. The marker was made by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History. The marker reads, "PRATT. First settled in the early s and incorporated in Important site in Paint-Cabin Creek Mary G.

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This West Virginia governor settled an end to the Paint Creek-Cabin Creek strike. John J. Jacob This man was the first Democratic governor of West Virginia and the only person to be elected governor on an Independent ticket.

It is said that the Hacker's Creek area, i.e., Central West Virginia, was the furthest settlement west during the days of Indian incursions. This timeline will help identify different periods in the Central West Virginia area.

A History of Lewis County, WV, by Edward Conrad Smith is now available online. Paint and Cabin Creek Murders. Hundreds of miners and their families ended up living in tents in the Paint Creek area. This caused a lot of hatred and hard feelings on the part of the miners since the mine guards were ruthless in ensuring that everyone was evicted.

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Question or. Charleston, W. Va., Jan. 18 -- Eighteen men are believed to have been killed in a terrific explosion today in one of the mines of the Detroit and Kanawha Coal company at Detroit, on Paint creek, this county, twenty-five miles from here.

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Conditions in the Paint Creek district, West Virginia. Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Education and Labor, United States Senate, Sixty-third Congress, first session, pursuant to S. res. 37, a resolution authorizing the appointment of a committee to make an investigation of conditions in the Paint Creek district, West Virginia [June 2-Oct.

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