WestVirginia@150 - The Monongah Mine Disaster 1907
Monongah Mine Disaster - Worst Coal Mining Disaster In US History - Dan Cunningham
MONONGAH MINE DISASTER DECEMBER 6, 1907 WEST VIRGINIA
Monongah Mine Disaster
The Monongah mining disaster of Monongah, West Virginia, occurred on December 6, 1907, and has been described as "the worst mining disaster in American History". The explosion occurred in Fairmont Coal Company’s No. 6 and No. 8 mines.