coal fields

Part II
Lauren W. Gilfillan
Second part of Lauren Gilfillan's recounting of her experiences posing as a miner's child in community with the strike-bound Pittsburg coal miners.
Part I
Lauren W. Gilfillan
From the precede: "'There's a coal strike on in the Pittsburgh field. Why don't you go there and live with the miners and see what it's all about? If you have writing in you, that ought to bring it out. . . .' . . . because of her slight stature and immature appearance, she was able to pass as a miner's child. . . "
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