The Battle of Blair Mountain: War in the West Virginia Mountains
Tensions were high and the march toward Blair Mountain would soon begin. The Appalachian Mountains would once again be at war.
Matewan Part Three: The OK Corral of the East and Murder
Today we will discuss the most infamous event of the Matewan Conflict that would be forever compared to the OK Corral.
The Matewan Massacre Part Two: Unrest Begins in the Mining Camps
There was a perfect storm brewing for the Matewan Massacre and later the Battle for Blair Mountain.
Matewan Part One: Other Strikes and Wars Break Out Across the Land
As the violence of the Paint-Cabin Creek Strike was ongoing, there were many other outbreaks of violence across the USA. Matewan would lead to Appalachian War