Louis D. Gargarello
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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning West Virginia coal mining. Mr. Perry has worked in the Monogalia County, West Virginia, coal mines since he was eighteen years old. He is a coal mine section boss at Osage Mine No. 3 of the Consolidated Coal Company. This interview is concerned primarily with conditions which miners encountered in early West Virginia mines. Mr. Perry describes technical aspects of mining in the 1930's as compared with today. At the time of the interview, Mr. Perry was living in Westover, West Virginia.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-51.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-51, Huntington, WV.