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United Mine Workers of America



  • Existence: 1890-01-25-

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

David Fowler Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-204
Scope and Contents


Labor leader. Printed reports (1951-1956) relating to a welfare and retirement fund for miners; handbills (n.d.) relating to miners' organizations; two printed copies of a speech (1952) by the United Mine Workers of America president; and two issues (1957) of the "United Mine Workers Journal.".

Dates: 1951-1957

Kali-Inla Coal Company Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-332
Scope and Contents


Coal mining company. Correspondence, financial reports, leases, legal reports, and general reports, all dated 1903–1944, regarding the operation and management of the Kali-Inla Coal Company of Hartshorne, Indian Territory, and Oklahoma, and that of its subsidiary coal companies and related firms. Special correspondence files include those regarding labor union activity, mining accidents, company housing, relations with railroads, and insurance. Also included in this collection are equipment catalogs (ca. 1910–1944) containing advertisements and information regarding miner and mining supplies. In addition to reflecting the mining industry in Oklahoma, the collection also contains information on mining operations in Colorado, West Virginia, and Arkansas. Kali-Inla Coal Company Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1903-1944

Sam W. Mitchell Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-411
Scope and Contents


Mine worker. Contracts (1903-1939); a permit (1902); and leases (1899), all relating to the coal industry near McAlester, Oklahoma; plus a "Coal Mine Workmen's Compensation and Employers Liability Policy" (1922). Sam W. Mitchell Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1899-1939