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Looking over UMWA contract, 1984

Posted on June 14, 2016 | in Uncategorized | by
John Hall looked over the new United Mine Workers of America contract in the gymnasium at Cumberland High School in Cumberland, Ky., Tuesday, September 25, 1984. Hall was a member of UMWA Local 7425 and was a miner at the U.S. Steel Mine No. 32. In the background is fellow miner and UMWA member, William Clark. Thousands of active and retired (UMWA) members from seven states are expected to attend a rally in downtown Lexington Tuesday in support of legislation pending in Congress to protect health care and pension benefits for retired coal miners, their dependents and widows. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff

John Hall looked over the new United Mine Workers of America contract in the gymnasium at Cumberland High School in Cumberland on Sept. 25, 1984. Hall was a member of UMWA Local 7425 and was a miner at the U.S. Steel Mine No. 32. In the background is fellow miner and UMWA member William Clark. On Tuesday, thousands of active and retired UMWA members from seven states are expected to attend a rally in downtown Lexington in support of legislation pending in Congress to protect health care and pension benefits for retired coal miners, their dependents and widows. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff

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