Photo of the Day

a woman and a coal miner in West Virginia
December 21, 2012

Coal Miner, West Virginia

This Month in Photo of the Day: Vintage National Geographic Photographs A woman stands with a coal miner in Holden, West Virginia, in this 1938 photo. Photographer B. Anthony Stewart was a bookkeeper in National Geographic’s photo lab before launching a decades-long career shooting pictures for the magazine. See more pictures from the archives » View a timeline of the history of photography »
Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic

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