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Battle of Blair Mountain
  • Chris Stain, artist
    born 1972
    born: Baltimore, Maryland, United States ; active: United States
    Josh MacPhee, organizer
    born 1973
    Stumptown Printers, printer
    established 1999
  • Battle of Blair Mountain, 2007
  • Celebrate People's History Poster Series
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 434 x 278 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/16 x 10 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0124.042

Image depicting a group of soldiers, executed in black, gray, and red. Descriptive text at top of image. Text refers to the Battle of Blair Mountain between pro-union coal miners of Appalachia and a local sheriff and coal company.