Jack Corn, Cumberland, Kentucky, October 1974

U.S. National Archives

U.S. National Archives
United States

“Mr. and Mrs. Berry Howard of Cumberland, Kentucky, and the new truck he just bought with some of his black lung payments. He retired from the mines several years ago. The disease results from coal dust particles filling air sacs in the lungs and causes a progressive shortness of breath,”



  • Title: Jack Corn, Cumberland, Kentucky, October 1974
  • Subject Keywords: documentary photography, environment, EPA
  • External Link: National Archives Catalog

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