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Coal Miner's Pay Envelope

circa. 1930s

Reed College of Media Innovation Center at West Virginia University

Reed College of Media Innovation Center at West Virginia University

A coal miner's pay envelope shows wages earned minus rent, credit at the company store, coal for heating, etc. Out of $105.49 in wages, this miner earned $35.84 in cash after paying off expenses to the coal company.

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  • Title: Coal Miner's Pay Envelope
  • Date Created: circa. 1930s

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