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Delta Barber Masterson Collection 1912-1925

 Collection
Identifier: M01:40

Scope and Contents

This collection contains transcriptions and audio cassettes of interviews conducted by Delta Barber Masterson between 1979 and 1983 with retired southern Illinois coal miners and relatives of coal miners. The collection also includes photographs, clippings, and publications collected from those interviews. Other research materials obtained from local historical collections and libraries are also included. The primary focus of these interviews is Madison and St. Clair counties in Illinois.

Dates

  • 1912 - 1925

Extent

1.0 Cubic Feet (1 record carton; 1.0 cu. ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Delta Masterson Coal Mining Collection 1912-1925
Date
May 2001
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Unique Collections Repository

Contact:
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